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...
PHOENIX -- With Josh Collmenter back in the starting rotation, the Diamondbacks addressed the need for a long reliever by adding newcomer Brad Bergesen on Sunday. Bergesen was acquired off waivers from the Orioles on Friday.
Im really looking forward to it. There is definitely a little bit of nervousness, but a good nervousness, Bergesen said.
The D-backs optioned Bryan Shaw to...
The Diamondbacks shuffled their bullpen Sunday, adding recently claimed reliever Brad Bergesen to the roster and sending Bryan Shaw to Triple-A Reno.
Bergesen, 26, was claimed off waivers from the Orioles on Friday. He had been called up to Baltimore just three days earlier from Triple-A Norfolk, where he was 4-3 with a save and a 4.03 ERA in 22 games, including 10 starts. In 12...
Right-hander Brad Bergesen and the Baltimore Orioles have argued their cases in salary arbitration.
Bergesen asked for a raise from $434,000 to $1.2 million during Wednesday's hearing, and the Orioles argued he should be paid $800,000.
A decision by arbitrators Robert Herzog, Mark Burstein and Elizabeth Neumeier is expected Thursday.
Bergesen was 2-7 with a 5.70 ERA in 12...
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February 08, 2012