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Brian Wilson of the San Francisco Giants. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Former Giants Closer Brian Wilson Reaches Deal With Dodgers

Closer Brian “The Beard” Wilson, who played such an integral role in the San Francisco Giants’ 2010 World Series win, has chosen to sign with the Los Angeles Dodgers.


Brian Wilson, formerly of the San Francisco Giants. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Free Agent Closer Brian Wilson Likely To Sign After Season Starts

Free-agent reliever and former San Francisco Giants star closer Brian Wilson continues his rehabilitation pretty much in anonymity, and it might be several weeks into the season until hes ready to sign.


Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants during batting practice.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

SF Giants Report To Camp With Chemistry

Let the rest of the country swoon over the nouveau-riche Los Angeles Dodgers. The San Francisco Giants have two World Series titles in the past three seasons. And as they report for 2013, 21 of the 25 members of their latest championship team will roll through those clubhouse doors this week.


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Beach Boys ‘Smile’ Wins Best Historical Album Grammy

Beach Boys fans had to wait decades for The Smile Sessions box set to be released. Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, along with compilation co-producers Alan Boyd, Mark Linett and Dennis Wolfe and mastering engineer Mark […]


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Brian Wilson Works Out For Mets

New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson confirmed to the New York Post that he took a look Saturday at Wilson, but the general manager was “not sure” if he would make an offer to the former Giants closer.


San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence and his teammates demonstrate their pre-game rally routine on the steps of City Hall during the World Series victory celebration. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Giants CEO On Keeping World Series Champs Together

The off-season goal of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants is simple. “We’re going to try to keep the team together as much as possible,” Giants CEO and President Larry Baer said.



TTYM: Stephen A. Smith Said What?? And People Like Mike Vick

Stephen, Please! ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith came under fire Thursday for using a racial slur on Thursday’s edition of First Take.  The comment happened during a discussion of whether or not Kobe Bryant will play in […]


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New Beard To Fear As Romo Closes Out Game 2 In Style

There’s a bearded and boisterous reliever pulling pranks in the dugout and closing out games for the San Francisco Giants in the World Series again. No, it’s not Brian Wilson – though it might be hard to tell.


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Pick-A-Side: Who Has The Best ‘Hair’ of The World Series?

We got Timmy, Wilson, Romo…Detroit has Fielder, Fister and Avila, but who really has the greatest odds in their favor for the best hair/beard? You make the call…


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World Series Gets Awfully Hairy With Wild Beards

Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is looking seriously scraggly. Same goes for teammate Sergio Romo, whose facial fuzz has its own Twitter account. And not to forget injured San Francisco closer Brian Wilson. His dyed, jet-black thicket inspired “Fear the Beard.”