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Daniel Bard hoping Pirates can fix what ails him

Daniel Bard is still hopeful, and that’s why he has found himself currently wearing the black and gold of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The former Red Sox is working out with his new organization this week — having signed a minor-league deal with Pittsburgh — participating in the Pirates’ offseason mini-camp. Bard hasn’t pitched in a […]
The Republican Jan 11, 2016

MLB rumors: Ex-Boston Red Sox RHP Daniel Bard signs with Pittsburgh Pirates (report)

Daniel Bard, who struggled with control for the Boston Red Sox in 2012, reportedly has signed a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Republican Jan 11, 2016

Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 2016: Jason Varitek, Tim Wakefield, Larry Lucchino, Ira Flagstead elected

Boston Red Sox President/CEO Emeritus Larry Lucchino was chosen as the 2016 non-uniformed inductee for the Red Sox Hall of Fame.
Fenway Nation Jan 11, 2016
Daniel Bard Signs Minor League Deal With Bucs

Daniel Bard Signs Minor League Deal With Bucs

(Amanda Swinhart/Boston Red Sox)The once-and-future closer of the Boston Red Sox, Daniel Bard, has singed a minor-league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Former Boston GM Theo Epstein had signed Bard last year—but he spent the entire season on the disabled list. As the untouchable set-up man (and heir apparent) to Jonathan Papelbon, Bard was ruined by a switch to the starting rotation. It was one of the worst pitcher-related decisions in the recent history of the Red Sox. Bard never regained his 100-MPH dominance—and likely never will.

Reliever Bard looks to resurrect career with Pirates

BRADENTON, Fla. — Five years ago, Daniel Bard was among the best setup relievers in baseball. Then, he lost everything — his control, his job ...
Pirates sign struggling righty Daniel Bard to minor league deal

Pirates sign struggling righty Daniel Bard to minor league deal

The Pirates have signed right-hander Daniel Bard, who went from being one of the best setup relievers in baseball in 2010-11 to being unable to throw strikes, to a minor league contract.
Pirates sign Daniel Bard to minor league contract

Pirates sign Daniel Bard to minor league contract

The Pirates have signed right-hander Daniel Bard to a minor league contract.

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