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Daniel BardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2009-2013
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-360Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Paul Bard
Height6-4Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 25,1985 [32.363]PlaceCharlotte,North Carolina
High SchoolCharlotte Christian (Charlotte,NC)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (28th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 20th round (604th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,550,000Signing ScoutsJeff ZonaService Time3.103 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-MLB-#81 ... 2007-BOS-#4 ... 2009-MLB-#98 ... 2009-BOS-#4
MLB DebutMay 13,2009 [23.322]
OrganizationsBOS [7] SLN [2] TEX [1] NYN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID37502Retrosheet IDbardd001MLBAM ID453268
RelationshipsBrother of Jared Bard, Brother of Luke Bard, Son of Paul Bard
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (57.04%) -- Slider (23.98%) -- Changeup (10.12%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (8.86%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 93.43 - [2012] - 93.13 - [2011] - 97.18 - [2010] - 97.83
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts70Walks39Hittable78SO/BB56vsPower78Hitting0Durability59Team.527Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2004North CarolinaACCNCAA-1FrST19843.8816151110095.0944941731685001.328.910.662.946.442.19.667-
2005North CarolinaACCNCAA-1SoST20754.2216160110089.2735342843776001.297.330.804.327.731.79.583-
2006North CarolinaACCNCAA-1Jr25ST21943.64181712100101.0925241437948001.278.170.363.298.352.54.692-
2007Greenville DriveSALAbos33ST22356.4217170000061.25549443563822101.808.030.448.175.550.68.375-
2007Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+bos32ST220210.13550000013.021231522295003.2314.181.3514.856.080.41.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0377.0822220000074.17672595784727102.059.120.609.365.640.60.300-
2008Greenville DriveSALAbos-Rel23100.6415015003028.0122214430000.573.860.321.2913.8210.751.000-
2008Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos31Rel23411.99310310014749.2301411326648001.135.440.544.7111.602.46.800-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0511.51460460017777.24216134301078000.934.870.463.4812.403.57.833-
2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos31Rel24101.1311011008616.062225290000.693.381.132.8116.315.801.000-
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos60Rel24223.65490490012149.0412420522631131.287.480.914.0111.492.86.5003.38
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51Rel25121.93730730012374.2451816630762021.005.420.723.629.162.53.3333.37
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51Rel26293.33700700010173.0462927524742120.965.670.622.969.123.08.1822.96
2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos25Rel27327.0331130001032.0312925229329001.888.720.568.169.001.10.600-
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51S/R27566.2217107002059.0604241943381281.749.101.376.525.760.88.4556.36
2013Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos57Rel280010.8020200001.21220612004.205.40--32.405.400.17--
2013Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-Rel28000.0010100001.00000421004.00----36.0018.000.50--
2013Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos40Rel28016.3913013000012.21311911768002.379.240.7112.084.260.35.000-
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--Rel0016.4616016000014.0141311127911002.678.220.5915.855.280.33.000-
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51Rel28009.0020200101.01110210003.009.00--18.009.000.50-7.05
2014Hickory CrawdadsSALAtex31Rel2900175.5040400000.20131309100013.50----121.5013.500.11--
2016Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln33Rel311224.0080800003.038801316005.339.00--39.003.000.08.333-
2017Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn51Rel320054.0010100000.20440503007.50----67.50--0.00--
2017Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln29Rel320110.381001000308.26101001974002.886.23--19.737.270.37.000-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel00113.501101100308.06141402477003.215.79--23.146.750.29.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter10193.672111020100375256.01931141052512125264151.226.750.874.238.812.08.3450.89
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter13145.7014923126002913225.01781671451421523368101.727.000.558.459.161.08.481-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter425.0642141009648.0373127434619001.486.940.756.3811.441.79.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter433.80540540017769.04935304627720001.566.210.517.869.761.24.571-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1412.671358000016.02431232351011003.6113.221.1019.295.510.29.200-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter455.88361719003089.06764594698222101.516.680.406.878.171.19.444-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.00000421004.00----36.0018.000.50--
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0023.1430300001.016601115005.143.86--42.433.860.09--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24133.90504824300285.12591541241911123919001.298.150.603.497.522.15.649-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter10193.672111020100375256.01931141052512125264151.226.750.874.238.812.08.345-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9163.67180917100324220.016597902110321553131.226.750.874.238.812.08.3600.89
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12135.7014322121002812220.01711601391320722465101.727.000.558.459.161.08.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006North CarolinaACCNCAA-1Jr25p2122000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51p27172000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter172000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter172000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162190000000001000000.000.000.000.0000019.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Greenville Drive SALAbos22P17--86321714.8240.82------17100.012.2
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos22P5--151-76.8571.20------5100.03.6
2008Greenville Drive SALAbos23P15--16--771.0000.47------15100.010.1
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23P31--11--221.0000.06------31100.022.1
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P11---------------11100.07.7
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P49-49422186.7500.120.12-----49100.030.2
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P73-7477211614.8750.190.19-----73100.045.1
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P70-731151-1716.9410.230.22-----70100.043.2
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P31--511-76.8570.19------31100.021.5
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P17105948-312121.0000.710.209375.0-17100.010.5
2013Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos28P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.3
2013Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos28P1---------------1100.01.4
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos28P13--131-54.8000.31------13100.09.2
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P2-1-1--111.0000.501.00-----2100.01.2
2014Hickory Crawdads SALAtex29P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.9
2016Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln31P8---------------8100.05.8
2017Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn32P1---1-1111.0001.00------1100.01.8
2017Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln32P10---11-21.5000.10------10100.014.3
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P211102562623555449.9070.230.199375.0-2110.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42--511-76.8570.14------420.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P54--252-97.7780.13------540.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--151-76.8570.46------130.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P36--913322522.8800.61------360.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P3---2-1221.0000.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Greenville Drive SALAbos2217----------
2007Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+bos225----------
2008Greenville Drive SALAbos2315----------
2008Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2331----------
2009Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2411----------
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2449----------
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2573----------
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2670----------
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2731----------
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2717----------
2013Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos282----------
2013Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos281----------
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2813----------
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos282----------
2014Hickory Crawdads SALAtex294----------
2016Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln318----------
2017Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn321----------
2017Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln3210----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2005Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege20331.2510100000065.04218922082500.955.820.282.7711.354.102.49.500
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0002-2002210.0710000100.706.300.000.000.0000.90.000
2009Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB24000.0020200103.00000040000.000.000.000.0012.0000.00.000
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25005.001001000009.0855009100.898.000.000.009.0005.00.000
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB26005.8780800007.28550410001.679.390.004.7011.742.505.87.000
2012Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB27226.57606000024.221181821618101.537.660.735.846.571.136.57.500
2013Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28016.7580800008.09760410011.6310.130.004.5011.252.507.88.000
2016Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB310016.2040400211.2333021114.1716.200.0010.805.400.5016.20.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs331.2510100000065.04218922082500.955.820.282.7711.354.102.49.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs235.4636234004361.056393722648421.348.260.303.847.081.855.75.400
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0020200103.0000004000.000.000.000.0012.0000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari33Player Mentor744133.554--1Torey Lovullo
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003High School All-American - 3rd Team (P)1
2004Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SP)1
2008Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-04RPFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement32.193  
2017-10-04RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list32.101Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-07-29RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured32.034Team Roster on 2017-07-29
2017-07-27RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list32.032Team Roster on 2017-07-27
2017-07-08RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured32.013Team Roster on 2017-07-08
2017-07-04RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)32.009Team Roster on 2017-07-04
2017-07-02RPNew York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list32.007Team Roster on 2017-07-02
2017-06-15RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.355Team Roster on 2017-06-15
2017-06-13RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to St. Lucie (A+)31.353Team Roster on 2017-06-13
2017-06-11RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.351Team Roster on 2017-06-11
2017-05-16RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cardinals31.325  
2017-04-27RPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)-Minors--Reinstated to active roster31.306Team Roster on 2017-04-27
2017-04-22RPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list31.301Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2017-04-06RPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Springfield (AA)31.285Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-08-12RPSt. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Palm Beach (A+)31.048Team Roster on 2016-08-12
2016-06-23RPSt. Louis CardinalsJohnson City (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Johnson City (Rk)30.363Team Roster on 2016-06-23
2016-06-07RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.347Team Roster on 2016-06-07
2016-05-13RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Pirates30.322  
2016-01-13RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.202Team Roster on 2016-01-13
2015-11-10RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.138  
2015-10-14RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL30.111Team Roster on 2015-10-14
2015-04-11RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.290Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-01-19RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.208Team Roster on 2015-01-19
2014-06-19RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers28.359  
2014-06-03RPTexas RangersHickory (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Hickory (A)28.343Team Roster on 2014-06-03
2014-02-01RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.221Team Roster on 2014-02-01
2013-12-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentNon-tendered, declared free agency28.161  
2013-09-04RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Red Sox by Cubs28.071Team Roster on 2013-09-04
2013-09-01RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.068Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-09-01RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lowell (A-)28.068Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-08-31RPBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lowell (A-)28.067Team Roster on 2013-08-31
2013-08-26RPBoston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)28.062Team Roster on 2013-08-26
2013-06-10RPBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Abdominal strain27.350Team Roster on 2013-06-10
2013-04-29RPBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Portland (AA)27.308Team Roster on 2013-04-29
2013-04-24RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Portland (AA)27.303Team Roster on 2013-04-24
2013-04-06RPBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Portland (AA)27.285Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2013-03-28RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.276Team Roster on 2013-03-28
2013-01-19RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.86255m) [Avoided arbitration]27.208Team Roster on 2013-01-19
2012-08-30RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)27.066Team Roster on 2012-08-30
2012-06-05SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)26.345Team Roster on 2012-06-05
2012-01-21SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.6125m) [Avoided arbitration]26.210Team Roster on 2012-01-21
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2006Boston Red Sox-211,550,000-------1,550,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (1st round - 28th overall)
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24400,000-72444-2,746,792400,0001,950,000
2010Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25415,500-61830322,812,412400,0002,365,500
2011Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26505,000-52930422,722,607414,0002,870,500
2012Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll271,612,500-35618612,954,887480,0004,483,0002012-01-21 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.6125m) [Avoided arbitration]
2013Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll281,862,5003.10336122613,023,990490,0006,345,5002013-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.86255m) [Avoided arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red