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+ Johnson City (Rk) >> St. Louis Cardinals Status: Minors


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Biography Data
Positions: P-341
Proper Name: Daniel Paul Bard
Born: June 25, 1985 (31.032)
Place Charlotte, North Carolina
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Charlotte Christian (Charlotte,NC)
College: University of North Carolina
Drafted: 2006 -- 1st round (28th overall) by Boston Red Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 13,2009 (23.322)
Service Time:3.103 (2013)
TBC Player ID:37502
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-06-23 - St. Louis Cardinals - Assigned to Johnson City (Rk) More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]MLB #98 BOS #4 [2007]MLB #81 BOS #4
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by St. Louis Cardinals (2016-06-07)
Organizations:BOS, TEX, SLN, NYN
Signed by:Jeffrey Zona
Relationship(s):Brother 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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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-06-23St. Louis CardinalsRPMinorsJohnson CityRkAssigned to Johnson City (Rk)---
    2016-06-07St. Louis CardinalsRPMinorsSt. Louis CardinalsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-05-13RPFAMLBReleased by Pirates---
    2016-01-13Pittsburgh PiratesRPMinorsPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015
    2015-11-10RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-10-14Chicago CubsRPMinorsChicago CubsMLBActivated from DL---
    2015-04-11Chicago CubsRPD7Chicago CubsMLBDL-7 Injured---
    2015-01-19Chicago CubsRPMinorsChicago CubsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014
    2014-06-19-RPFA-MLBReleased by Rangers---
    2014-06-03Texas RangersRPMinorsHickoryAAssigned to Hickory (A)---
    2014-02-01Texas RangersRPMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013
    2013-12-03RPFAMLBNon-tendered, declared free agency---
    2013-09-04Chicago CubsRPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBClaimed off waivers from Red Sox by Cubs40man
    2013-09-01Boston Red SoxRPDFABoston Red SoxMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2013-09-01Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBRecalled from Lowell (A-)40man
    2013-08-31Boston Red SoxRPMinorsLowellA-Assigned to Lowell (A-)40man
    2013-08-26Boston Red SoxRPMinorsGulf Coast Red SoxRkAssigned to Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)40man
    2013-06-10Boston Red SoxRPD7PortlandAADL-7 Abdominal strain40man
    2013-04-29Boston Red SoxRPMinorsPortlandAAOptioned to Portland (AA)40man
    2013-04-24Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBRecalled from Portland (AA)40man
    2013-04-06Boston Red SoxRPMinorsPortlandAAAssigned to Portland (AA)40man
    2013-03-28Boston Red SoxRPMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)40man
    2013-01-19Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.86255m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012
    2012-08-30Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)40man
    2012-06-05Boston Red SoxSPMinorsPawtucketAAAOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)40man
    2012-05-04Boston Red SoxSPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLB40man
    2012-01-21Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2011
    2011-03-08Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2010
    2010-03-08Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2009
    2009-05-10Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Boston Red Sox in 1st round (28th overall) of 2006 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by New York Yankees in 20th round (604th overall) of 2003 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Boston Red Sox$ 1,862,5003612261$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.86255m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Boston Red Sox$ 1,612,5003561861$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-01-21 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($m)
    2011Boston Red Sox$ 505,0005293042$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.505m)
    2010Boston Red Sox$ 415,5006183032$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4155m)
    2009Boston Red Sox$ 400,000724440$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-05-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Contract purchased from minors

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