View from a quiet clubhouse

Sox reliever Bard describes disappointing finish

Updated: October 11, 2009, 10:34 PM ET
By Daniel Bard | ESPNBoston.com

Red Sox reliever Daniel Bard has been ESPNBoston.com's playoff correspondent. Moments after Boston's 7-6 Game 3 loss, and Anaheim's ALDS sweep, he took time to look back on the team's short playoff run and his own rookie season from inside a very solemn Red Sox clubhouse.

-- As told to Louise K. Cornetta

By Daniel Bard

I'm not feeling very good right now. This ending is not how we would have planned it, obviously. This team was too good to get swept in the first round. But ...

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