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Bard flames out

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June 3 -- Reliever-turned-starter Daniel Bard makes his final start: He allows five runs, walks six, strikes out two and hits two batters in 1 2/3 innings. The experiment to convert him failed, the Sox send him to the minors. He struggles there as well and doesn't return to the majors as a reliever until Aug. 31.

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