Aug 21, 2011, 11:32 AM EST
Wilson has been battling elbow soreness since early last week and did not make enough progress this weekend. He’s eligible to return at the end of August.
The bearded closer has posted a 3.19 ERA and 52/31 K/BB ratio through 53 2/3 innings this season, converting 35-of-40 save opportunities.
San Francisco promoted right-hander Steve Edlefsen from Triple-A Frenso to provide bullpen depth.
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