FOX 2's Jennifer Hammond reports sources tell her that the Tigers have picked up another key reliever.
Sources say the #Tigers will acquire left-handed reliever Justin Wilson for a pair of prospects.— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 9, 2015
Wilson, 28, 6'2", 205 pounds, had a 3.10 ERA in 74 appearances for the Yankees last season. He also had a 5-0 record.
According to #Yankees sources, RH Luis Cessa and RH Chad Green could be coming to NY for Wilson.— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 9, 2015
The lefty reliever has played in four major league seasons -- the first three with Pittsburgh -- and has a career 3.03 ERA in 210 appearances and a 14-5 record. The Tigers have also added Francisco Rodriguez and Mark Lowe to the bullpen this off-season.
Brad Ausmus: "With Wilson in our pen along with KRod and Lowe, we have 3 legitimate backend relievers, including a power lefty in Wilson."— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 10, 2015