Daniel Bard happy to be a Cub

Updated: September 6, 2013, 3:53 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Calling his new team a "fresh environment," Chicago Cubs pitcher Daniel Bard is hoping to return to the form that made him one of the premier setup men in the game.

"It's been a crazy week for me, crazy year for me and even wilder few days," Bard said. "To have a fresh environment to work in is really exciting."

Bard, claimed from the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, may not pitch in a game this month, but that doesn't mean he's not in the Cubs' plans for next ...

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