"It was a good start," Ziegler said. "I was tired after about six [pitches]. I was excited for it. I felt like it went well. The question is how it will feel tomorrow."
D-backs manager Chip Hale reiterated that he expects Ziegler to be healthy in time for Opening Day.
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