Daniel Bard

Daniel Bard

W
4
L
2
ERA
3.65
K
27
BB
10
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 4"/197 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Houston, Texas
College: North Carolina
Draft: 2006 1st round (28th pick) by the
  • Thursday Rockpile: Maybe Epstein Can Right the Ship
    Purple Row

    Thursday Rockpile: Maybe Epstein Can Right the Ship

    Theo Epstein doesn’t have a job, and the Rockies are coming off a couple of tough seasons without a clear path forward. Purple Row’s Joelle Milholm recently wrote about the “Jeff Bridich Ghosting Phenomenon” perfectly outlining the lack of transparency and communication coming from the the Rockies GM. The fact that Jeff Bridich has still not spoken to the media, and is the only MLB general manager to not have done so, causes serious concerns about club leadership.

  • Rockies Mailbag: What will Nolan Arenado do, and does Colorado need a second baseman?
    Denver Post

    Rockies Mailbag: What will Nolan Arenado do, and does Colorado need a second baseman?

    You have to keep in mind that the MLB Players Association is an important part of the equation. The players are a fraternity and when a player signs a mega-deal it helps the rest of the players. As Arenado debated signing the contract, he was in frequent contact with the MLBPA.

  • Wednesday Rockpile: Helton set the bar high at first base, but the Rockies dropped the baton
    Purple Row

    Wednesday Rockpile: Helton set the bar high at first base, but the Rockies dropped the baton

    As baseball writers across the country complete their Hall of Fame ballots over the next several weeks, Todd Helton is certainly a name that will draw a lot of attention. A reliable fielder and perennial All-Star, Helton spoiled fans and the front office over 17 seasons, all of them with the Colorado Rockies. He averaged a slash line of .