Wilson played for the Patriots to start the 2013 season before having his contract purchased by the San Diego Padres organization. For Somerset, Wilson hit .325 with 27 hits, five doubles, three home runs, and 18 RBI in 23 games played.
He reported to Tucson, San Diego’s Triple-A affiliate, and finished with a .291 batting average, 64 hits, 13 doubles, seven home runs, and 42 RBI in 76 games played.
Wilson appeared in eight games for the Seattle Mariners during the 2011 season. In addition, he has six seasons of Triple-A experience.
He hit 27 home runs and drove in 84 runs at Double-A during the 2008 season.
Wilson has a minor league career .268 average, 985 hits, 207 doubles, 19 triples, 170 home runs, and 638 RBI in 1,046 games played.
Wilson began the 2014 season in Triple-A for Cincinnati and appeared in 29 games before joining the Somerset Patriots.