Friday
March
06
2015
9:36 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Reliever Brian Wilson activated by Dodgers
August 20, 2013, 05:00 AM The Associated Press

MIAMI — Former All-Star closer Brian Wilson was activated Monday from the disabled list by the Los Angeles Dodgers after being sidelined since April 2012 because of an elbow injury.

Wilson, mounting a comeback from Tommy John surgery, was available for the start of the Dodgers’ series at Miami. Outfielder Scott Van Slyke was optioned back to Triple-A Albuquerque.

The Dodgers’ bullpen has been the best in the majors since the All-Star break, and manager Don Mattingly said Wilson’s role was yet to be determined.

“We’re going to get him out there and see,” Mattingly said. “This guy hasn’t pitched in a long time. We know what he has been able to do in the past. We know he’s not going to be afraid. He has been there before. We want to get him in the mix and see what it looks like.”

Wilson made four scoreless appearances during a minor league rehab assignment. The Dodgers signed him after he was non-tendered by the San Francisco Giants last winter.

 

 

Tags: wilson,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Are you following baseball spring training games?

Yes!
A little
Not yet, but will soon
No, but interested
Not at all

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Solid US jobs report: 295K positions added; rate at 5.5 pct.
WASHINGTON — A burst of hiring in February underscored the resilience and confidence of U.S. busin..
Apple will replace AT&T in the Dow Jones industrial average
NEW YORK — In the Dow's elite club, Apple is in and AT&T is out. Apple will replace AT&T in the..
NASA craft circling Ceres in first visit to dwarf planet
LOS ANGELES — A NASA spacecraft for the first time has arrived at a dwarf planet to begin a 16-mon..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2015 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County employment ads