The expression "it's only money" is most often uttered when referring to someone else's bank account. When they're your greenbacks, the control issue tends to rev up a tad.
So the Dodgers signed right-handed reliever and resident eccentric
But it's not your money, at least if you don't consider that team income is derived from tickets, parking, merchandise, cable bills, et al.
The thing is, Wilson may well have earned a bigger contract if he had signed elsewhere as the designated closer, or if he’d been willing to shave his beard to sign with the
Wilson will technically be a set-up man for closer
What with the beard and the mini beard and the tats and the fact that he used to conduct his atypical ways with the evil Giants, you may have yet to fully figure out all that is Brian Wilson. Not sure you're supposed to, or that it can be done.
Just know he looked exceptional (0.66 ERA, 0.88 WHIP) in his 18 appearances for the Dodgers last season, should provide excellent late-inning work and is great insurance should Jansen unexpectedly falter. At least as much insurance that can be counted upon based on 18 appearances.