Josh
Bard
 
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5''
Weight: 225
 
Born: October 4, 1987
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove 2012    2014    2015    2021    2022    2023   
Ratings - Batting     Help
  AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2006 18 ATL NL   1 1 1 4 4 4 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 4 4
2007 19 ATL NL   3 3 3 4 4 4 0 0 0 2 2 2 5 6 6 5 4 5
2008 20 USH NL   4 4 4 4 5 4 0 0 0 2 2 2 6 6 6 5 4 4
2009 21 USH NL   4 5 4 4 5 5 0 0 0 3 3 3 7 7 7 6 5 6
2010 22 USH NL   4 5 5 5 5 5 0 0 0 3 3 3 8 8 8 6 6 6
2011 23 USH NL   4 5 4 5 6 5 0 0 0 3 3 3 8 8 8 6 6 6
2012 24 USH NL $ 300,000 4 5 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 3 3 3 8 8 8 6 6 6
2013 25 USH NL $ 1,800,000 4 5 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 6 6 6
2014 26 USH NL $ 2,257,143 5 5 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 6 6 6
2015 27 USH NL $ 2,564,286 5 5 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 6
2016 28 USH NL $ 6,500,000 4 5 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 9 8 7 6 6
2017 29 USH NL $ 6,500,000 4 5 4 6 6 6 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 6
2018 30 USH NL $ 6,500,000 4 5 5 5 6 5 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 7
2019 31 USH NL $ 6,500,000 4 5 4 5 6 5 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 6
2020 32 BOS AL $ 1,292,000 5 5 5 5 5 5 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 7
2021 33 BOS AL $ 5,000,000 6 6 6 5 5 5 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 6
2022 34 MIN NL $ 5,000,000 6 6 6 5 5 5 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 7 6 6
2023 35 MIN NL $ 5,000,000 6 6 6 4 4 4 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 6 6 6
2024 36 MIN NL $ 5,000,000 6 6 6 4 4 4 0 0 0 4 4 4 8 8 8 6 6 6
2025 37 NH AL $ 1,516,000 5 6 6 3 4 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 6 6 6 6 5 5
OOTP5 Min Ratings   1 1 1 3 4 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 5 5 5 5 4 4
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,500,000 6 6 6 6 6 6 1 1 1 4 4 4 8 9 8 7 6 7
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Webb or Blanco.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2010 22 USH NL 94 242 35 63 10 0 7 37 4 3 40 36 .260 .365 .388 .753 36.9 5.3
2011 23 USH NL 106 236 20 44 11 0 1 18 9 2 34 38 .186 .289 .246 .535 17.0 0.0
2012 24 USH NL 108 356 58 96 18 6 12 40 10 4 54 47 .270 .367 .455 .822 59.2 11.7
2013 25 USH NL 137 475 64 129 29 1 15 65 17 9 67 55 .272 .361 .432 .793 75.4 12.1
2014 26 USH NL 133 450 71 123 28 1 9 48 15 7 66 67 .273 .369 .400 .769 66.5 9.4
2015 27 USH NL 140 457 69 104 27 1 15 64 21 2 64 69 .228 .321 .389 .710 63.1 8.9
2016 28 USH NL 133 433 70 108 16 2 9 64 19 5 77 68 .249 .359 .358 .717 63.4 8.1
2017 29 USH NL 90 254 24 63 9 2 2 28 10 3 40 39 .248 .355 .323 .677 33.1 3.5
2018 30 USH NL 95 265 30 63 13 0 7 43 11 2 33 32 .238 .327 .366 .693 33.1 4.0
2019 31 USH NL 115 368 57 102 23 1 10 49 19 2 61 50 .277 .381 .427 .808 62.6 10.6
2020 32 BOS AL 109 330 41 58 10 2 3 25 13 2 59 49 .176 .300 .245 .546 31.3 1.7
2021 33 BOS AL 135 446 68 117 25 1 13 74 16 3 59 51 .262 .345 .410 .755 66.1 12.4
2022 34 MIN NL 148 485 66 141 25 1 8 45 9 3 71 66 .291 .382 .396 .778 74.5 13.6
2023 35 MIN NL 144 498 63 154 24 2 14 73 12 5 70 65 .309 .390 .450 .840 88.7 17.0
2024 36 MIN NL 134 318 37 90 11 4 8 44 8 5 49 43 .283 .374 .418 .793 51.6 9.3
2025 37 NH AL 56 122 20 43 7 1 1 20 3 0 20 16 .352 .438 .451 .889 24.1 4.4
16 Years Sim 1877 5735 793 1498 286 25 134 737 196 57 864 791 .261 .357 .390 .747 846.6 131.9
162 Game Average 494 68 129 24 2 11 63 16 4 74 68 .261 .357 .390 .747 73.1  
Career Highs 148 498 71 154 29 6 15 74 21 9 77 69 .352 .438 .455 .889 88.7  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   4257 567 1115 216 18 102 559 150 46 632 606 .262 .357 .393 .750 636.1
vs LH   1478 226 383 70 7 32 178 45 11 232 185 .259 .359 .381 .740 219.1
Home 928 2749 400 740 144 15 73 381 98 19 417 361 .269 .365 .412 .777 438.9
Away 949 2986 393 758 142 10 61 356 97 38 447 430 .254 .351 .369 .720 416.4
RISP   1443 0 416 72 10 35 585 0 0 239 189 .288 .380 .425 .805 244.8
Pinch Hitting   173 12 37 3 1 2 27 1 1 18 23 .214 .289 .277 .566 14.5
Close/Late   655 85 175 36 3 13 66 0 0 107 92 .267 .369 .391 .760 99.6
Mar/Apr 279 853 127 235 47 3 18 107 37 5 147 117 .275 .381 .401 .782 142.1
May 330 1002 134 267 52 3 17 125 39 6 149 132 .266 .361 .375 .736 147.7
June 320 975 134 250 45 6 24 117 28 11 160 132 .256 .360 .389 .749 147.0
July 312 958 124 248 50 4 26 116 36 12 132 133 .259 .350 .401 .751 141.0
August 317 1001 139 260 49 7 25 138 34 15 138 139 .260 .348 .398 .746 145.2
Sep/Oct 319 946 135 238 43 2 24 134 21 8 138 138 .252 .346 .377 .723 132.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
2010 22 USH NL C 93 79 673.0 630 56 12 4 .983 9.17 101 42 .416 4 6.0
2011 23 USH NL C 102 75 651.3 617 51 3 2 .996 9.23 110 40 .364 2 4.4
2012 24 USH NL C 106 104 909.3 685 61 6 2 .992 7.38 114 46 .404 1 8.1
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2013 25 USH NL C 137 134 1214.0 895 65 14 2 .986 7.12 134 42 .313 4 5.8
2014 26 USH NL C 126 125 1073.0 703 76 6 4 .992 6.53 98 43 .439 4 9.4
2015 27 USH NL C 136 133 1155.0 813 86 12 3 .987 7.01 130 48 .369 4 8.6
    3B 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2016 28 USH NL C 126 121 1096.3 772 61 6 7 .993 6.84 110 32 .291 5 6.9
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2017 29 USH NL C 71 71 643.0 422 43 5 0 .989 6.51 69 28 .406 1 4.7
2018 30 USH NL C 70 69 617.0 421 33 6 1 .987 6.62 56 20 .357 3 4.2
2019 31 USH NL C 96 96 860.3 532 47 2 1 .997 6.06 75 25 .333 2 5.8
2020 32 BOS AL C 102 101 886.7 608 34 7 0 .989 6.52 72 20 .278 2 4.2
    2B 2 1 13.0 1 4 0 1 1.000 3.46 0 0 .000 0 0.1
2021 33 BOS AL C 129 123 1105.7 781 46 3 3 .996 6.73 72 27 .375 8 8.0
    3B 1 1 9.0 1 3 0 1 1.000 4.00 0 0 .000 0 0.1
2022 34 MIN NL C 144 125 1134.3 819 75 8 2 .991 7.09 117 45 .385 8 7.4
2023 35 MIN NL C 139 128 1144.7 870 74 7 4 .993 7.42 128 49 .383 4 7.3
2024 36 MIN NL C 82 82 658.7 464 52 7 5 .987 7.05 76 26 .342 2 2.0
    2B 2 2 18.0 4 5 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    SS 1 0 3.0 1 2 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2025 37 NH AL C 36 29 258.3 184 14 0 2 1.000 6.90 20 11 .550 3 2.1
    CF 1 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
  C 1695 1595 14080.6 10216 874 104 42 .991 7.09 1482 544 .367 57 94.9
  2B 4 3 31.0 5 9 0 1 1.000 4.06 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  3B 4 1 13.0 1 4 0 1 1.000 3.46 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  SS 1 0 3.0 1 2 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  CF 1 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
Career Totals   1707 1599 14133.6 10225 889 104 44 .991 7.08 1482 544 .367 57 95.2
Career Highs   144 134 1214.0 895 87 14 7 1.000 9.23 134 49 .550 8  
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2011 23 USH NL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2012 24 USH NL 3 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .167 .231 .167 .397
2013 25 USH NL 16 60 12 19 7 0 1 14 1 1 8 11 .317 .391 .483 .875
2014 26 USH NL 9 32 5 7 3 0 0 1 0 0 8 6 .219 .375 .313 .688
2015 27 USH NL 4 12 3 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 2 .500 .625 .750 1.375
2016 28 USH NL 3 12 1 4 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 .333 .385 .500 .885
2017 29 USH NL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2018 30 USH NL 6 18 3 6 2 0 2 6 0 0 0 5 .333 .333 .778 1.111
2020 32 BOS AL 3 11 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .091 .167 .182 .348
2021 33 BOS AL 16 54 11 16 2 0 0 7 5 0 13 12 .296 .433 .333 .766
Career Post-Season Batting 60 213 37 61 18 1 3 29 7 2 36 40 .286 .388 .423 .811
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
On-Base Pct
2023-10-.390
Walks
2016-9-77
2023-10-70
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 31)
   Gray Ink Test: 4    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 170)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 35    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 74)
 
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