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Daniel Bard: Relief role feels right

Updated: June 23, 2012, 1:20 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- It took nearly half of the 2012 season, but the Daniel Bard-as-starter experiment is finished.

The right-hander called Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington recently, and both felt it would be best for the club if Bard converted back to being a reliever for the remainder of the season.

"We felt at this point in the season putting Daniel back in the 'pen gives him the best chance to impact our team the most for 2012. He's committed to returning to a role ...

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