Diamondbacks sell RHP Bergesen to Japanese team

The Arizona Diamondbacks have sold right-hander Brad Bergesen to

the Chunichi Dragons in Japan.

The 27-year-old Bergesen was 2-1 with a 3.64 ERA in 19 games

with Arizona last season. He also pitched 22 games in the Baltimore

system with Triple-A Norfolk before the Diamondbacks claimed him on

waivers on July 20.