Mark Melancon News Archive
Melancon struck out two in a scoreless inning of relief in a non-save situation against the Cubs on Sunday.
Melancon tossed a scoreless ninth inning Wednesday to record his 28th save of the season.
Melancon (2-4) earned the win Saturday, tossing two innings of scoreless relief while striking out three Cubs' batters.
Melancon took the loss Wednesday against St. Louis, giving up the walk off single with two outs in the ninth, pitching 1.2 innings allowing two hits and a walk while striking out two.
Melancon pitched a perfect ninth inning against the Reds on Saturday to earn his 26th save of the season.
Melancon picked up save number 25 tossing a clean ninth inning with one strikeout in the Pirates' 2-1 win over Cincinnati on Friday night.
Melancon picked up his 24th save of the season, pitching a scoreless ninth and allowing just one hit.