For the first time in what seems like an eternity, pitcher Daniel Bard got to face batters, and it felt great. Bard, 29, threw a simulated game on Sunday. It may seem like a small step but it was huge for the right-hander, who is coming back after undergoing Thoracic outlet syndrome surgery in January 2014, which forced him to miss all of last year.
“It felt really good — it was fun,” said Bard, who appeared briefly in four games for the Rangers’ Class A Hickory team last year as part of his rehab, then took the rest of the …Read the Rest
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