Mark Melancon 35 | Pitcher

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Mon. July 28, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Melancon struck out two in a scoreless ninth inning Sunday, picking up his 19th save of the season. Impact: Melancon showed little rust despite not pitching in a week. The Bucs are tied with Miami and Boston for the most one-run games (40), but played none in Week 17, giving Melancon plenty of free time.(RotoWire, )
July 20, 2014
News: Melancon struck out one in a perfect ninth inning to pick up the save against Colorado on Sunday. Impact: Melancon converted his eighth consecutive save and is settling in as one of the better fantasy closers. He has 40 strikeouts in 44.2 innings and a 2.22 ERA to go with a 0.87 WHIP.(RotoWire, )
Fri. July 18, 2014
News: Melancon pitched a scoreless ninth inning, allowing one hit and striking out one on the way to his 17th save of the season against Colorado on Friday night. Impact: He and Tony Watson, who pitched a scoreless eighth and grabbed his sixth win of the season, have become a potent one-two punch in the late innings for the Pirates, who don't seem to be missing the traded Jason Grilli at all these days.(RotoWire, )
Mark Melancon
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 215  Age: 29
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 3/28/1985, Arvada, Colorado
College: Arizona
Debut: 2009
Salary: $2,595,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury