Brad Ziegler News Archive
With Craig Kimbrel unavailable Wednesday, Ziegler would serve as the closer if the Red Sox find themselves in a save situation, Scott Lauber of ESPN.com reports.
Ziegler entered Saturday night's game in the eighth inning with the bases loaded and none out and struck out the side in Boston's 6-3 win over the Arizona.
Ziegler worked around a walk and recorded a strikeout in a scoreless bottom of the 11th inning Thursday to secure a 3-2 win over the Mariners.
Ziegler pitched a scoreless ninth inning while allowing one hit to earn his second save with the Red Sox Sunday at the Angels.
Ziegler (2-5) gave up two unearned runs in the ninth inning Thursday against the Angels, suffering a blown save and a loss.
Ziegler entered Wednesday's game in a non-save situation and allowed a ninth-inning homer in Boston's 4-3 loss to Detroit.