Melancon having historic season

Mark Melancon suffered a rare ninth inning hiccup in a 3-0 loss to the Cardinals, but it doesn't tarnish his great season. Melancon has the club record with 51 saves, since becoming the fulltime closer he has converted 98 of his 108 save opportunities.'s George Von Benko caught up with Melancon prior to the start of the series with the Cardinals.

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

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