Wilson can earn an additional $100,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances, sources tell ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick.
Wilson could platoon with left-handed hitting Scott Thorman at first base. The 25-year-old Thorman played for Triple-A Richmond and Atlanta in 2006. Wilson also get playing opportunities in left field, where the Braves currently have a platoon of Ryan Langerhans and Matt Diaz.
Wilson has a .265 career batting average in six seasons. He has
played 314 games in the outfield and 262 games at first base and
has experience as a catcher.
In addition to his salary, he can earn $100,000 in performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 400, 425, 450 and 475 plate appearances.
Jerry Crasnick covers Major League Baseball for ESPN Insider. Information from The Associated Press also was used.