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|2013 Season (CBSSports.com)||47.00||3.00||2.00||7.00||4.02||1.23||43.00||15.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs St. Louis|| 6.0||0||0|| 0.00||1||1||4|
|vs LHB|| 35.1||0||0|| 0.51||0||3||34|
|vs RHB|| 35.2||0||0|| 2.27||0||5||36|
|Last 10 Games|
|Mark Melancon surrenders three runs in Game 5 loss |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(10/9/13) Pirates pitcher Mark Melancon gave up three earned runs on three hits and a walk while recording just two outs in his team's 6-1 loss to the Cardinals Wednesday in Game 5 of the National League Division Series.
Melancon ends his postseason with four earned runs allowed in just 3 2/3 innings of work after giving up just 11 earned runs in 71 innings during the regular season. Wednesday's walk was the first one he issued since August 13.
|Mark Melancon earns first postseason win despite blown save |
|by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com|
(10/6/13) Pirates reliever Mark Melancon picked up his first postseason win Sunday despite a blown save in Game 3 of the NLDS against St. Louis.
Melancon served up a leadoff home run to Carlos Beltran in the top of the eighth to tie the game 3-3. It was his first home run allowed since April 14, the only one he allowed all regular season. He allowed one more hit but managed to escape further damage. The Pirates scored twice in the bottom of the frame to pick up the 5-3 victory.
|Jason Grilli to close, Mark Melancon to set up |
|by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com|
(9/21/13) The Pirates have announced that Jason Grilli will go back to closing games with Mark Melancon back in the setup role, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. Manager Clint Hurdle decided to make the switch.
|Mark Melancon blows save with three unearned runs |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(9/20/13) Pirates closer Mark Melancon was hung with his fourth blown save after giving up three unearend runs on three hits in the ninth inning of Friday's 6-5, 10-inning loss to the Reds.
Melancon had two outs and a man on first when a throwing error brought one around to score. Two more runs would later score on an infield single. Melancon has blown back-to-back save opportunities but still has a 1.30 ERA, 0.96 WHIP and 68:8 K:BB ratio.
|Mark Melancon downed by rare misstep |
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
(9/19/13) Pirates reliever Mark Melancon blew just his second save since becoming the team's closer Wednesday, in a 3-2 loss to the Padres.
Melancon was tagged for two runs on four hits in the ninth inning, as he blew a 2-1 lead. He struck out one, while throwing 14 of 19 pitches for strikes in the outing.
Melancon has 16 saves on the season, including 13 in 15 tries since the All-Star break. He has allowed four runs in eight innings in the month of September, his highest total for any month this season.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|2/26/14||NYY||1:05 pm|| |
|2/27/14||@ NYY||1:05 pm|| |
|2/28/14||@ TOR||1:05 pm|| |
|3/1/14||TB||1:05 pm|| |
|3/2/14||@ PHI||1:05 pm|| |
|3/3/14||BOS||1:05 pm|| |
|3/4/14||@ DET||1:05 pm|| |
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