Melancon solid in closer role

Mark Melancon stepped in for injured Jason Grilli as the Pirates' closer, and he hasn't missed a beat. In 57 appearances this season, the 28-year-old is 2-1 with with an 0.80 ERA, 54 strikeouts, seven saves and 26 holds.'s George Von Benko caught up with Melancon recently.

To hear George Von Benko's interview with Pirates' reliever Mark Melancon.

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