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Brian Wilson will return to Dodgers in 2015, Scott Elbert won't
Brian Wilson will return to Dodgers in 2015, Scott Elbert won't

In addition to extending a qualifying offer to Hanley Ramirez, the Dodgers announced on Monday that Brian Wilson would return next season and Scott Elbert wouldn’t. Wilson exercised a player option for next season worth as much as $10 million, which is significantly more than he could get on the free-agent market. Wilson, 32, was a major disappointment for the Dodgers this season. He posted a 4.66 earned-run average in 61 appearances and looked nothing like the shutdown setup man he was the previous year. With Wilson returning, the Dodgers will have to be extremely creative to make changes to their bullpen. The team’s two best relievers, Kenley Jansen and J.P. Howell,...

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