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Cubs claim Bard

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Updated: 9/04/2013 2:23 pm

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - The Chicago Cubs claimed pitcher Daniel Bard off waivers from the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday.

The Cubs also designated outfielder Cole Gillespie for assignment.

The 28-year-old Bard appeared in just two games for the Red Sox this season.

The right-hander is 10-19 with five saves and a 3.67 ERA in 211 career games with Boston. He spent the majority of the past two seasons in the minor leagues after being converted to a starting pitcher prior to the 2012 season.

Gillespie was hitting .203 with two doubles and four RBI in 28 games with the San Francisco Giants and the Cubs this season.

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