This in today from now former Giant Brian Wilson over The Twitter …

Those are some Dodger legends by the way … Koufax, Valenzuela, Jackie Robinson. Wilson will have some way to go before he’s in that company. Yesterday he signed a one-year contract with L.A., an attempted comeback from the elbow injury that sidelined him most of last season.

As we bid a fond adieu to a linchpin, on the field and in the clubhouse, of that great Giants’ 2010 team, here are some of our favorite moments from the performance-artist-once-known-as-the-Giants-closer …

Uncaged With Sasquatch: Brian is interviewed by Bigfoot on what appears to be a public access call-in show

Brian Wilson as Popeye on the “George Lopez” show: Brian trades innuendo with the comedian

Brian Wilson riffing: Strange thoughts from a strange man

Brian Wilson goes berserk after a blown save

“Dynamite”: Brian Wilson, Cody Ross and viral video star Keenan Cahill rock your world

Brian Wilson explains “Got heem!”– from “The Franchise,” Showtime’s reality show on the Giants

Brian Wilson MLB 2k11 commercia – Brian Wilson argues with his digital self

Brian Wilson NBA 2K12 commercial: Brian Wilson explains why the ’86 Celtics were the best ever:

Brian Wilson unveils “The Machine (Check out 5:20 of the video)

He’s all yours now, L.A.!

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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