Giants players react to Brian Wilson signing with Dodgers
Former Giants closer Brian Wilson last pitched in the majors on April 12, 2012, but could be returning soon. (AP)
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UPDATE: Brian Wilson will sign with the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports. The deal is a major-league deal, but Wilson will start in the minor leagues, according to the LA Times.
Brian Wilson's showcase impressed a few teams last week and the former Giants closer could pick a team soon.
The team that appears to be leading the chase to sign Wilson is the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to USA Today.
The #Dodgers have now moved ahead and are the frontrunner to sign Brian Wilson— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) July 30, 2013
Wilson hasn't pitched since April 12, 2012. He had Tommy John surgery on his elbow shortly after that and has been working his way back into game-shape. Last week, he threw in front of scouts from several teams.