12/03/2012 4:29 PM ET
D-backs sell Bergesen to Chunichi Dragons
NASHVILLE — The Arizona Diamondbacks announced they have sold right-handed pitcher Brad Bergesen to the Chunichi Dragons of Japan’s Central League, according to D-backs’ Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
Bergesen, 27, was 2-1 with a 3.64 ERA (12 ER in 29.2 IP) in 19 games with the D-backs in 2012. He also appeared in 22 games (10 starts) with Triple-A Norfolk (Orioles) and Triple-A Reno, going 4-3 with a 4.03 ERA (36 ER in 80.1 IP).
Bergesen was claimed by Arizona off waivers from Baltimore on July 20.
This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.