Josh Wilson has been a baseball nomad. He’s played on eight big-league teams the past nine years.
He’s trying to add another destination to his road map this spring as one of the candidates for the Texas Rangers’ utility infielder job. He spent part of last season with Arizona, along with stops in the big leagues with Milwaukee and Arizona (2011); Seattle (2010); Arizona, San Diego and Seattle (2009); Washington and Tampa Bay (2007) and Miami (2005).
Wilson, a Pittsburgh native and resident, has enjoyed all of his stops. But here are three of his favorites:Seattle:
5 Home runs Russell Wilson hit in his two years in the Rockies’ minor league system in 2010 and 2011.
Words of Wash
“We’re going to win more than we’re going to lose. That’s for sure.”
He said it
“I put a little effort into it. It definitely feels stretched out. I didn’t overdo it. Let it go a little bit.” — Matt Harrison after long-toss session