Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Thursday, May 17, 2012

San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson vows to be ready for next year - ESPN

How many useless ligaments does he have?

A ligament from his leg was used in his elbow, so Wilson has to be careful with any exercise at this stage. He spoke for the first time since his procedure in a wide-ranging interview Wednesday at his locker before San Francisco opened a quick two-game series against the World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals.

“I’ve had it done before; I know what to expect,” Wilson said, noting he is staying upbeat. “I don’t really have room for negativity in my life. Early on you could think of all the negative things that hinder you, but if you keep focusing on negativity, then that’s exactly what you’ll produce. So I try to think more positively, and surround myself with teammates like I have that are very positive and are going to help me heal well. And I think I’ve got an entire city behind my back.”

Jim Furtado Posted: May 17, 2012 at 10:17 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: giants, injury

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. What's the realistic upside, RMc? Posted: May 17, 2012 at 10:26 AM (#4133803)
Because he's BLACK OPS...!!!
   2. Downtown Bookie Posted: May 17, 2012 at 10:59 AM (#4133839)
So who has more saves in 2013: Brian Wilson or Mariano Rivera?

DB

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Francis
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogThe emergence of Matt Harvey 3.0 -- and a matchup vs A-Rod - NY Daily News
(3 - 12:05pm, Apr 25)
Last: Blastin

NewsblogOT: Soccer March 2015
(778 - 12:05pm, Apr 25)
Last: Swedish Chef

NewsblogOTP - April 2015: Church, baseball, politics: Rahm and Chuy work to close the deal
(3740 - 11:49am, Apr 25)
Last: BDC

NewsblogThe early leaders in MLB’s “Franchise Four” thing have been announced
(77 - 11:47am, Apr 25)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogAndrew Miller hasn't faced a lefty hitter yet
(23 - 11:45am, Apr 25)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

NewsblogManfred: Rose will be allowed to be part of All-Star Game
(95 - 11:33am, Apr 25)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

NewsblogHow to Cloak Your DNS to watch the Dodgers on MLB.TV
(49 - 11:23am, Apr 25)
Last: boteman asks Where's My Ring?

NewsblogOh, Barry Bonds, How Could We Have Doubted You? - NYTimes.com
(42 - 11:13am, Apr 25)
Last: simon bedford

NewsblogZack Greinke relaxed, pitching at high level for Los Angeles Dodgers - Dodgers Report - ESPN
(1 - 11:10am, Apr 25)
Last: boteman asks Where's My Ring?

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 4-24-2015
(13 - 10:58am, Apr 25)
Last: Born1951

NewsblogJosh Hamilton could soon be gone from Los Angeles Angels - MLB - SI.com
(48 - 10:11am, Apr 25)
Last: Ziggy

NewsblogYodano Ventura sparks Brawl
(56 - 9:47am, Apr 25)
Last: bobm

NewsblogFor ballpark design, it could be different game in future - Chicago Tribune
(31 - 5:21am, Apr 25)
Last: Bhaakon

NewsblogOT: NBC.news: Valve isn’t making one gaming console, but multiple ‘Steam machines’
(1654 - 4:07am, Apr 25)
Last: PASTE Thinks This Trout Kid Might Be OK (Zeth)

Newsblog4-24-2015 OMNICHATTER
(126 - 3:45am, Apr 25)
Last: Gonfalon Bubble

Page rendered in 0.1865 seconds
48 querie(s) executed