Diamondbacks move Brad Ziegler into closers role


Brad Ziegler converted his third consecutive save for the Diamondbacks on Sunday and now the 33-year-old will serve as the teams closer for the foreseeable future.

The side-arming Ziegler holds a 2.58 ERA and a 1.06 WHIP on the season.

Entering this season Ziegler had 19 saves, including 11 during his rookie season in 2008.

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