Melancon, who is tied for the all-time lead in career saves at
“I’m happy for Mark,” head coach Andy Lopez said. “He’s been very unselfish and a great teammate, and it’s a nice honor that other people are recognizing his efforts. He’s done a great job for us in the two years that he’s been here and we’re expecting another outstanding season from him again in 2006.
During the summer, Melancon was the top reliever for the USA Baseball national team. Going 1-0 with five saves in 10 appearances, he did not give up a single run during the summer and finished with 10 strikeouts in 12 1/3 innings of work.
Melancon and the 2006
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