Asia Series: Unipol Bologna picks up a power bat in Ziegler and an experienced arm in Blevins

Unipol Bologna was back at it in terms of bolstering their roster for the upcoming Asia Series in November with the announcement of two new additions to their club, C.J. Ziegler and Bobby Blevins.

Craig James Ziegler, 1985, was born in Tucson, Arizona. Ziegler played in the Giants organization from 2008 before moving onto the American Association Independent league with Wichita, where he hit 30 homers in 2013.

Robert Wesley Blevins, 1985, is from Briarcliff, New York. Blevins made it as high as Triple A with the Los Angeles Dodgers before moving onto the CanAm League followed by the Atlantic League. Since 2007 Blevins has a combined ERA of 3.92 with 15 complete games striking out an average of 5 batters a game while walking only 2, categorizing him as a typical control pitcher.