Bucs Melancon on a roll

Mark Melancon has been one of the best closers in baseball this year. Tuesday night he bypassed Twins closer Glen Perkins for the Major League lead in saves (24). The right-hander has also converted 22 consecutive save opportunities (24-of-25 on the season). His 11 saves this month are the most in club history for the month of June. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with Melancon.

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


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