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What Happened to Daniel Bard?

Remember Daniel Bard? He was the Boston Red Sox 2006 1st round draft pick out of the University of North Carolina. He had a big arm and was widely regarded as an elite prospect. Initially, he lived up to the hype. From 2009-2011, he was an elite set up man for the Red Sox and […]

Hey Hey Hey, It’s Matt Albers!

The Red Sox have apparently agreed to sign Orioles cast-off reliever Matt Albers. (Or have they?) In his career, the soon-to-be-28-year-old Albers is 15-25 with a 5.11 ERA. He’s struggled with control, walking 149 batters in 317.1 innings. Given his ugly numbers, is he merely spring training cannon-fodder, or does he have a chance to make […]