Brad Ziegler RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brad Ziegler named Red Sox closer

    NESN "Despite being bitten by the injury bug, the Boston Red Sox’s bullpen still is in a pretty good position. Interim closer Koji Uehara was the latest to hit the disabled list on Wednesday after exiting Tuesday’s game having thrown just seven pitches with a right pectoral strain. He joined All-Star..." July 21

  • Many teams stunned by Red Sox trade for Brad Ziegler

    Larry Brown Sports "The Boston Red Sox recently swung a trade for Arizona closer Brad Ziegler, and it reportedly caught a lot of teams off guard. According to Peter Gammons, while many teams knew Ziegler was available and were pursuing him, the Red Sox gave up much less than other teams were willing to." July 17

  • Diamondbacks trade Brad Ziegler to Boston Red Sox

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks seemed to be on the fence in recent weeks about retaining or selling off some of their most-coveted players leading up to the Aug. 1 trade deadline, namely closer Brad Ziegler and setup man Daniel Hudson. But amid a difficult stretch in which they’ve won only twice in their..." July 09

  • Ziegler's impressive save streak ends at 43

    The Score "Brad Ziegler's incredible 43-game save streak is over. The Arizona Diamondbacks closer's streak came to an end against the Colorado Rockies on Thursday when he was handed a blown save despite not allowing a single run. The right-hander came aboard for the struggling Daniel Hudson in in the..." June 24

  • Report: D-Backs getting calls about Ziegler, Hudson

    The Score "Dave Stewart's phone is hot. The Arizona Diamondbacks general manager is getting calls on potential free-agent relievers Brad Ziegler and Daniel Hudson, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports. Rosenthal adds the club will consider extensions for both of them before the trade deadline, but..." June 15