Originally posted on Fenway West  |  Last updated 5/14/12
Daniel Bard was taking the mound for the Red Sox on this Mother's Day in hopes of keeping this little winning streak going.  He was going against old friend Justin Masterson.  Masterson's history is that he usually pitches like gang busters against us.  Today, Masterson would falter followed by fellow Sox Dan Wheeler and Bard would gut through his outing and get himself his 3rd win of the season.  Bard seemed to cruise through his first two innings and then found trouble in the 3rd.  Bard seemed to just lose the strike zone.  With the bases loaded and one out, Bard walked in Kipnis for a run.  Bard ended up getting Hafner to ground into a double play and got out of the inning with minimal damage.  Bard said in his post game interview that starting in the 3rd...everything felt like a struggle.  Bard gave up 2 more hits in the 4th and 2 hits in the 6th, but none of them turned into runs.  Bard's line for the night was 97 pitches, 6 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 4 BBs and 2 Ks.  Bard was followed by ...
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