Tigers In ‘Serious’ Negotiations With Brian Wilson

Aug 16, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brian Wilson (00) in the dugout prior to playing the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. The Dodgers defeated the Phillies 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports


The Tigers are reportedly engaged in serious negotiations for the Dodgers free agent closer Brian Wilson.

Wilson and his agent met Sunday with Tigers manager Brad Ausmus in Los Angeles. Of course, it’s still too early to tell if Wilson will be taking his bearded talents to Detroit or not, there’s a veritable waiting list of teams bidding for his services.

The achilles heel for the Tigers in recent years has been their bullpen, capping it off with an efficient closer will make the Tigers a solid team from top to bottom.

The Tigers should do everything in their power to sign him

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