Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


BRAD ZIEGLER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Brad Ziegler good to go

The Arizona Diamondbacks entered Saturday night's game against the Philadelphia Phillies with a 44-59 record, last in the National League West. At 26th in the Major Leagues in team ERA, the Diamonbacks have not had a lot of positives out of the pitching staff this season. One bright spot has been Brad Ziegler, who has been out since Wednesday after being hit by a line drive...
Via MLB Injury News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Brad Ziegler unavailable after being hit by line drive

The Arizona Diamondbacks enter a weekend series against the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday coming off an 11-5 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday. The loss dropped the Diamondbacks to 44-58, fourth in the National League West. A big problem this season has been a pitching staff that is 26th in the Major Leagues in ERA. A bright spot on the staff has been reliever Brad Ziegler...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ziegler unfazed by trade talk, line drive to ribs

PHOENIX -- Brad Ziegler had good cause to be distracted Wednesday. His name has been mentioned in trade talks this week, although there seems little chance he is going anywhere. And after being struck in the rib cage by a line drive Tuesday, he was unable to pitch in the final game of the Detroit series. He was still in some pain, but at least he could chuckle about it. He knows...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ziegler survives shot to the ribs

PHOENIX -- It hurt to walk, but Brad Ziegler could laugh about the line drive that hit him squarely in the rib cage Tuesday. "It's like getting punched really hard in the chest," Ziegler said after the D-backs' 5-4 victory over Detroit at Chase Field. "Walking, I feel it. The jarring makes everything kind of vibrate in the area. It makes it tender. Talking...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers interested in Brad Ziegler, but can they get him?

If anything the last couple of games for the Tigers is a continued indication that they need bullpen help if they’re going to make a run at the World Series this year. With that in mind reports today surfaced that the team is interested in Arizona right-handed reliever Brad Ziegler… the only catch is he’s one of the players the D-Backs are said to be holding onto in the midst...
Via The Majors Detroit
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ziegler, D-backs pay another tribute to fallen Hot Shots

PHOENIX -- Brad Ziegler is as devoted in his giving as he is stingy with his earned runs, and he was at it again Friday morning. Ziegler and Diamondbacks president/CEO Derrick Hall dedicated the latest of the D-backs' youth baseball fields in Prescott on Friday as a lasting tribute to the memory of the 19 Granite Mountain Hot Shots who perished in the Yarnell Hill wild fire last...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Ziegler's 'incredible run' ends with messy 9th inning

PHOENIX -- All good things must end, or so the saying goes. Such was the case for Diamondbacks reliever Brad Ziegler on Wednesday, as his streak of scoreless innings came to an ugly end against the Nationals, who rallied for four runs in the ninth inning to take a 5-1 win and the series from the D-backs. Ziegler entered the game with a streak of 18 1/3 scoreless innings over 19 games...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Brad Ziegler rips Cardinals for signing Jhonny Peralta

Brad Ziegler pitches against the San Francisco Giants on 6/9/13 (Credit: Getty Images) Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Brad Ziegler is not very pleased (to say the least) about the four year, $52 million deal that shortstop Jhonny Peralta reportedly signed with the St. Louis Cardinals. You might remember, Peralta missed the last few months of the 2013 season after accepting a...
Via Reading Between The Seams
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

First base coach pays price for inattention, gets hit in crotch with pickoff throw (video)

For some unknown reason that defies comprehension, the below video of a first base coach getting hit in the crotchal region by a pitcher’s pickoff throw took nearly a year to begin garnering attention on the interwebs. That’s right, this video was originally uploaded to YouTube way back in May of 2012 but it wasn’t until the past few days that it started making the rounds....
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 24, 2013  |  1 Comment

Brad Ziegler: The Best Pitcher You’ve Never Heard Of

Last week, a sports journalist corrected me on the professional wrestler’s name they thought I was messing up. I’m not saying this to throw anyone under a bus. This person is great at their job. Besides, you probably had no idea who Brad Ziegler was either. I bet you also didn’t know Ziegler set two Major League records in 2012. Really. Two records. You just won’t see them...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
December 19, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Diamondbacks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

One question for every NFL team heading into camp

10 best play calls from the 2013 college football season

Most controversial NFL suspensions

Best, worst in-season trades for each team

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

Most underpaid players in the NFL

MLB managers on the hot seat

25 most memorable plays in NFL history

10 NHL players looking to bounce back in 2014-15

Most confrontational sports interviews

MLB trade deadline tracker and analysis

The biggest busts in WWE history

BARKER BEAUTIES
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.