Brian Wilson. Need I say more? He has been one of the best, if not the best, closer in Major League Baseball the past several seasons. Sure, he had a bit of a performance hiccup last season, but his spring training performances suggest that the man affectionately known throughout the league as “The Beard” will re-establish himself as one of the game’s premiere closers.
Brian Wilson may one day be best remembered in Giants lore for the video of him striking out Nelson Cruz to win the 2010 World Series. Antics fade…but video lasts forever.
That being said, there are antics aplenty. Here is a look at five of some of Brian Wilson’s craziest moments.