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Grand Rapids Press Jan 24, 2016
Alex Wilson willing 'to do anything' to help bolster Tigers' improved bullpen

Alex Wilson willing 'to do anything' to help bolster Tigers' improved bullpen

The right-handed pitcher was relied upon for different roles in 2015. He could be used more of the same way in 2016. DETROIT -- Alex Wilson turned into a jack-of-all-trades pitcher for the Detroit Tigers last season. He closed some, started one, went long and was used situationally as manager Brad Ausmus mixed and matched his bullpen pieces to see where they fit best. But with a beefed up pen heading into 2016, and Ausmus already dolling out late-inning roles, that could leave the right-handed Wilson in the same spot. "That's fine," Wilson told reporters Saturday...
The Daily Fungo Jan 14, 2016

Tracking Brad Ausmus trades

  According to Baseball-Reference.com’s Brad Ausmus page, the Tigers acquired or dealt him four times: June 18, 1996 – Traded to Tigers from Padres Dec. 10, 1996 – Traded to Astros (with C.J. Nitkowski and others) Jan. 14, 1999 – Traded to Tigers (with C.J. Nitkowski) Dec. 11, 2000 – Traded to Astros (without C.J. Nitkowski) Nov. 3, 2013 – Hired by Tigers as manager

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