Brad Ziegler

Alex Reimer
July 31, 2018 - 1:08 pm
Another potential Red Sox bullpen target is off the board. The Marlins have shipped veteran right-hander Brad Ziegler to the Diamondbacks, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan . It will be Ziegler’s second stint with Arizona. ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick reports the Red Sox sniffed around on Ziegler,...
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Lucy Burdge
July 29, 2018 - 7:20 pm
The Red Sox are reportedly among the teams the Marlins are considering for a possible Brad Ziegler move, according to Jon Heyman. “brad ziegler, who has allowed just 2 ER over his last 27 innings dating back to June 2, likely to be moved soon. cubs, Red Sox among possible landing spots, also...
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Brad Ziegler is entering free agency. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
October 12, 2016 - 9:49 am
Brad Ziegler reached the big leagues at age 28, set a record for most consecutive scoreless innings to begin a career (39), and has since saved 85 games, including four with the Red Sox this season. One thing he has never done: reach free agency. But that's about to change as Ziegler prepares to...
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Alex Rodriguez (right) celebrates a 4-2 win over the Red Sox on Thursday. (Mark L. Baer/USA Today Sports)
August 11, 2016 - 6:14 pm
After suffering through one of their worst losses of the season, the Red Sox needed a bounce-back win more than anything. However, what they got instead was yet another crushing blow. After starter Eduardo Rodriguez pitched seven innings of one-run ball, the Yankees came back to score three runs in...
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Brad Ziegler allowed a solo home run to Miguel Cabrera in the ninth inning to allow the Tigers to beat the Red Sox. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
July 27, 2016 - 2:01 pm
With Miguel Cabrera stepping to the plate in the ninth inning with two outs and the game tied at three, the Red Sox were feeling pretty good. They had just rallied from a 3-1 deficit to tie the game at three in the bottom half of the eighth with their No. 3-5 hitters due up in the bottom half of...
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Eduardo Rodriguez allowed three runs in 5 1/3 innings vs. the Tigers. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
July 27, 2016 - 12:32 pm
Wednesday afternoon was a reminder of everything that had gone awry this homestand for the Red Sox, as the Tigers completed the sweep in stunning fashion with a ninth inning home run from slugger Miguel Cabrera, winning 4-3 With the ever-reliable Brad Ziegler on the mound to keep the game locked...
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Brad Ziegler has been a popular addition to the Red Sox. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
Rob Bradford
July 24, 2016 - 2:25 pm
Brad Ziegler has faced 20 batters since joining the Red Sox. He has retired 19 of them. For the Red Sox, who have seen their closer, Craig Kimbrel, sidelined for the past few weeks with a knee injury, and then his replacement, Koji Uehara, also hitting the shelf due to a torn pectoral muscle,...
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Koji Uehara pitches during a 1-2-3 ninth to earn the save in a 5-3 victory over the Yankees on Friday. (Brad Penner/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
July 15, 2016 - 8:50 pm
NEW YORK -- We crush John Farrell when he gets something wrong, and conveniently ignore the decisions he gets right. Take Friday's 5-3 victory over the Yankees. With Steven Wright showing signs of fatigue after a three-run sixth, Farrell summoned Brad Ziegler for the seventh. Ziegler needed only...
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Brad Ziegler made his first appearance as a Red Sox in Sunday's win over the Rays. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
July 10, 2016 - 1:08 pm
Less than 48 hours ago, relief pitcher Brad Ziegler was in Arizona, prepared to be traded, but not sure when or if it would happen. Come Sunday afternoon, he was pitching the ninth inning of a 4-0 division matchup in front of a sellout crowd at Fenway Park as a member of the Red Sox. "It was...
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Brad Ziegler
July 10, 2016 - 8:43 am
The Red Sox' newest face, reliever Brad Ziegler, addressed the media for the first time as a member of the team Sunday morning. The 36-year old said he was "pretty excited" to join the Red Sox. "I was shocked mostly at how early the trade happened, I thought it was going to be closer to the...
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