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Offbeat Marlins close to trading reliever Brad Ziegler to the Diamondbacks

20:07  31 july  2018
20:07  31 july  2018 Source:   nbcsports.com

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The Marlins are reportedly close to trading reliever Brad Ziegler to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Craig Mish of SiriusXM was the first to report that Ziegler was close to being traded, Ken Rosenthal was the first to link him to the Dbacks.

Ziegler, 38, started slow this season, but he’s been great for the past month or two, posting an ERA of 1.15 in June and 0.68 in July. On the season as a whole he’s 1-5 with a 3.98 ERA in a league-leading 53 games. He is due to become a free agent this winter. He, of course, played for Arizona from 2011 into the 2016 season.

No word on the return for Ziegler just yet, but we’ll update when we hear.

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