Dodgers News: New Addition Brian Wilson Set To Make Debut Wednesday

As the unfortunate injuries keep piling on the Dodgers, there is in fact some light at the end of the tunnel. Even with center fielder Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez battling injuries, the Dodgers will continue their pursuit of the National League West division title and might be receiving some bullpen help soon.

According to Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register, Wilson will make his debut on Wednesday for Dodgers Class A affiliate team in Rancho Cucamonga:

What may go unnoticed is that by the time Wilson is ready to join the big league roster, Kemp and Ramirez could be just be getting back to full strength as well and we can finally see this team at full strength for the first time this season.

Wilson will bring another quality arm to the much improved Dodger bullpen that has been on a bit of a hot streak during the magical run that has seen the Dodgers go 31-7 in their last 38 games.

Wilson likely will not be taking the closing job away from Kenley Jansen, but will most likely be pitching in bigger situations if his stuff is effective given his experience before his Tommy John surgery.


In case you missed it, be sure to find out more about the Drew Butera trade at the deadline.

Written by JJ Baccari

J.J. earned his degree in Sports Media from Northwest Missouri State University in May 2014. He played baseball collegiately for four years and is now a staff writer for Dodgers Nation. J.J. is a fan of everything L.A. except for the Clippers and UCLA.
Follow him on Twitter @JJBACCARI


One Ping

  1. Pingback:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.




0 Leave a Comment

Dodgers-Cardinals Series Preview: Two Playoff Contenders Square Off

Dodgers News: Zack Greinke Picks Up Career Win 100 Against Cardinals