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The Arizona Diamondbacks have sold the rights of right handed pitcher Brad Bergesen to the Chunichi Dragons. The Dragons play in Japan’s Central League and will welcome the 27-year-old who has appeared in 102 games for the Diamondbacks and Baltimore Orioles.
Bergesen has a 4.61 ERA in the major leagues to go along with a 1.39 ERA and a 19-25 record.
Claimed off waivers by the Diamondbacks, Bergesen appeared in relief for 19 games last season. He had a 3.64 ERA during his stay with the Diamondbacks.
His age makes a return to the major leagues possible.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. Justin Upton might have been the most discussed Diamondback on the internet and in the winding Opryland hotel hallways as the winter meetings officially opened Monday, but he was not the most popular D-back in trade discussions, general manager Kevin Towers said.
Towers would notto go there. Trevor Bauer? Gerardo Parra? It is not fair to speculate, and...
The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a minor league deal with outfielder Jeremy Reed according to Steve Gilbert of MLB.com. The deal includes an invitation to Spring Training.
Reed, 31, last played in the Majors in 2011 with the Brewers. He had seven plate appearances but didn't record a hit.
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