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Mark Melancon
ERA S K
2.67 3 29
Team: San FranciscoHt / Wt: 6-2 / 210
Position: RPBorn: 3/28/1985 Birthplace: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 9th Round by Yankees (2006)


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Sep. 19 10:32 PM PT11:32 PM MT12:32 AM CT1:32 AM ET1:32 ET5:32 GMT13:32 10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST11:32 PM CST1:02 AM VEN9:32 UAE12:32 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed two hits and one walk without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the San Diego Padres 5-4 on Tuesday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.60 ERA and 1.53 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 15 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET23:36 ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST9:36 PM CST11:06 PM VEN7:36 UAE (+1)10:36 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Saturday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 2.67 ERA and 1.43 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 12 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST4:48 PM CST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Mark Melancon did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Wednesday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.76 ERA and 1.44 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 9 2:08 PM PT3:08 PM MT4:08 PM CT5:08 PM ET17:08 ET21:08 GMT5:08 2:08 PM MST4:08 PM EST3:08 PM CST4:38 PM VEN1:08 UAE (+1)4:08 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one run on one hit and two walks in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Sunday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.84 ERA and 1.48 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 6 9:39 PM PT10:39 PM MT11:39 PM CT12:39 AM ET0:39 ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST10:39 PM CST12:09 AM VEN8:39 UAE11:39 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Wednesday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 2.64 ERA and 1.43 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 1 4:06 PM PT5:06 PM MT6:06 PM CT7:06 PM ET19:06 ET23:06 GMT7:06 4:06 PM MST6:06 PM EST5:06 PM CST6:36 PM VEN3:06 UAE (+1)6:06 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the New York Mets 2-1 on Saturday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.73 ERA and 1.45 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 26 3:43 PM PT4:43 PM MT5:43 PM CT6:43 PM ET18:43 ET22:43 GMT6:43 3:43 PM MST5:43 PM EST4:43 PM CST6:13 PM VEN2:43 UAE (+1)5:43 PM CT-Mark Melancon recorded his third save, allowing no runs on one hit in 1.0 inning, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Texas Rangers 3-1 on Sunday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 2.83 ERA and 1.47 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 25 4:15 PM PT5:15 PM MT6:15 PM CT7:15 PM ET19:15 ET23:15 GMT7:15 4:15 PM MST6:15 PM EST5:15 PM CST6:45 PM VEN3:15 UAE (+1)6:15 PM CT-Mark Melancon recorded his second save, allowing no runs on no hits in 0.1 innings, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Texas Rangers 5-3 on Saturday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.93 ERA and 1.48 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 25 11:32 PM PT12:32 AM MT1:32 AM CT2:32 AM ET2:32 ET6:32 GMT14:32 11:32 PM MST1:32 AM EST12:32 AM CST2:02 AM VEN10:32 UAE1:32 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one run on three hits in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Texas Rangers 7-6 on Friday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.96 ERA and 1.50 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 20 8:34 PM PT9:34 PM MT10:34 PM CT11:34 PM ET23:34 ET3:34 GMT11:34 8:34 PM MST10:34 PM EST9:34 PM CST11:04 PM VEN7:34 UAE (+1)10:34 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 2.0 innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the New York Mets 2-1 on Monday. Melancon struck out three, ending the game with a 2.73 ERA and 1.44 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 17 7:20 PM PT8:20 PM MT9:20 PM CT10:20 PM ET22:20 ET2:20 GMT10:20 7:20 PM MST9:20 PM EST8:20 PM CST9:50 PM VEN6:20 UAE (+1)9:20 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 on Friday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.96 ERA and 1.52 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 16 11:21 PM PT12:21 AM MT1:21 AM CT2:21 AM ET2:21 ET6:21 GMT14:21 11:21 PM MST1:21 AM EST12:21 AM CST1:51 AM VEN10:21 UAE1:21 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit and one walk without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Wednesday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 3.09 ERA and 1.54 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 10 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET1:18 ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST11:18 PM CST12:48 AM VEN9:18 UAE12:18 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed four runs - zero earned - on two hits in 0.2 innings as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-5 on Thursday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.22 ERA and 1.52 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 4 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET0:42 ET4:42 GMT12:42 9:42 PM MST11:42 PM EST10:42 PM CST12:12 AM VEN8:42 UAE11:42 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 on Friday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.32 ERA and 1.48 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 3 10:10 PM PT11:10 PM MT12:10 AM CT1:10 AM ET1:10 ET5:10 GMT13:10 10:10 PM MST12:10 AM EST11:10 PM CST12:40 AM VEN9:10 UAE12:10 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 on Thursday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.48 ERA and 1.50 WHIP on the season.
July 31 11:13 PM PT12:13 AM MT1:13 AM CT2:13 AM ET2:13 ET6:13 GMT14:13 11:13 PM MST1:13 AM EST12:13 AM CST1:43 AM VEN10:13 UAE1:13 AM CT-Mark Melancon blew his fourth save, allowing one run on two hits in 1.0 inning, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Monday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 3.66 ERA and 1.53 WHIP on the season.
July 28 8:42 PM PT9:42 PM MT10:42 PM CT11:42 PM ET23:42 ET3:42 GMT11:42 8:42 PM MST10:42 PM EST9:42 PM CST11:12 PM VEN7:42 UAE (+1)10:42 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 7-1 on Saturday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 3.38 ERA and 1.50 WHIP on the season.
July 27 10:40 PM PT11:40 PM MT12:40 AM CT1:40 AM ET1:40 ET5:40 GMT13:40 10:40 PM MST12:40 AM EST11:40 PM CST1:10 AM VEN9:40 UAE12:40 AM CT-Mark Melancon fell to 0-1, allowing two runs on four hits and one walk in 0.2 innings, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 7-5 on Thursday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.57 ERA and 1.53 WHIP on the season.
July 22 4:30 PM PT5:30 PM MT6:30 PM CT7:30 PM ET19:30 ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST5:30 PM CST7:00 PM VEN3:30 UAE (+1)6:30 PM CT-Mark Melancon blew his third save, allowing one run on one hit and one walk in 1.0 inning, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Sunday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.65 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
July 21 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET0:27 ET4:27 GMT12:27 9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST10:27 PM CST11:57 PM VEN8:27 UAE11:27 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit and one walk without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Friday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.25 ERA and 1.25 WHIP on the season.
July 15 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET1:18 ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST11:18 PM CST12:48 AM VEN9:18 UAE12:18 AM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.40 ERA and 1.20 WHIP on the season.
July 11 5:19 PM PT6:19 PM MT7:19 PM CT8:19 PM ET20:19 ET0:19 GMT8:19 5:19 PM MST7:19 PM EST6:19 PM CST7:49 PM VEN4:19 UAE (+1)7:19 PM CT-Mark Melancon did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Wednesday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 2.57 ERA and 1.21 WHIP on the season.
July 10 10:26 PM PT11:26 PM MT12:26 AM CT1:26 AM ET1:26 ET5:26 GMT13:26 10:26 PM MST12:26 AM EST11:26 PM CST12:56 AM VEN9:26 UAE12:26 AM CT-Mark Melancon did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Monday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.77 ERA and 1.31 WHIP on the season.
July 7 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST4:59 PM CST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Mark Melancon walked one and didn't allow a hit in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 3.00 ERA and 1.42 WHIP on the season.
July 1 4:59 PM PT5:59 PM MT6:59 PM CT7:59 PM ET19:59 ET23:59 GMT7:59 4:59 PM MST6:59 PM EST5:59 PM CST7:29 PM VEN3:59 UAE (+1)6:59 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one run on three hits in 0.2 innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-6 on Sunday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.27 ERA and 1.45 WHIP on the season.
June 28 3:57 PM PT4:57 PM MT5:57 PM CT6:57 PM ET18:57 ET22:57 GMT6:57 3:57 PM MST5:57 PM EST4:57 PM CST6:27 PM VEN2:57 UAE (+1)5:57 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Colorado Rockies 9-8 on Thursday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.61 ERA and 1.26 WHIP on the season.
June 27 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET1:15 ET5:15 GMT13:15 10:15 PM MST12:15 AM EST11:15 PM CST12:45 AM VEN9:15 UAE12:15 AM CT-Mark Melancon blew his second save, allowing one run on two hits in 0.2 innings, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.89 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
June 24 4:12 PM PT5:12 PM MT6:12 PM CT7:12 PM ET19:12 ET23:12 GMT7:12 4:12 PM MST6:12 PM EST5:12 PM CST6:42 PM VEN3:12 UAE (+1)6:12 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit and one walk without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Sunday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.08 ERA and 1.15 WHIP on the season.
June 22 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET0:42 ET4:42 GMT12:42 9:42 PM MST11:42 PM EST10:42 PM CST12:12 AM VEN8:42 UAE11:42 PM CT-Mark Melancon recorded his first save, allowing no runs on one hit in 1.0 inning, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Thursday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 2.35 ERA and 1.04 WHIP on the season.
June 20 10:08 PM PT11:08 PM MT12:08 AM CT1:08 AM ET1:08 ET5:08 GMT13:08 10:08 PM MST12:08 AM EST11:08 PM CST12:38 AM VEN9:08 UAE12:08 AM CT-Mark Melancon walked one and didn't allow a hit in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Miami Marlins 6-3 on Tuesday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.70 ERA and 1.05 WHIP on the season.
June 17 4:08 PM PT5:08 PM MT6:08 PM CT7:08 PM ET19:08 ET23:08 GMT7:08 4:08 PM MST6:08 PM EST5:08 PM CST6:38 PM VEN3:08 UAE (+1)6:08 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one hit without giving up a run in 0.2 innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Sunday. Melancon struck out one, ending the game with a 3.18 ERA and 1.06 WHIP on the season.
June 13 7:28 PM PT8:28 PM MT9:28 PM CT10:28 PM ET22:28 ET2:28 GMT10:28 7:28 PM MST9:28 PM EST8:28 PM CST9:58 PM VEN6:28 UAE (+1)9:28 PM CT-Mark Melancon blew his first save, allowing one run on two hits in 1.0 inning, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Miami Marlins 5-4 on Wednesday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.60 ERA and 1.00 WHIP on the season.
June 10 4:01 PM PT5:01 PM MT6:01 PM CT7:01 PM ET19:01 ET23:01 GMT7:01 4:01 PM MST6:01 PM EST5:01 PM CST6:31 PM VEN3:01 UAE (+1)6:01 PM CT-Mark Melancon walked one and didn't allow a hit in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals 2-0 on Sunday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 2.25 ERA and 0.75 WHIP on the season.
June 8 7:15 PM PT8:15 PM MT9:15 PM CT10:15 PM ET22:15 ET2:15 GMT10:15 7:15 PM MST9:15 PM EST8:15 PM CST9:45 PM VEN6:15 UAE (+1)9:15 PM CT-Mark Melancon allowed one run on two hits in 1.0 inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals 9-5 on Friday. Melancon did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 3.00 ERA and 0.67 WHIP on the season.
June 6 10:22 PM PT11:22 PM MT12:22 AM CT1:22 AM ET1:22 ET5:22 GMT13:22 10:22 PM MST12:22 AM EST11:22 PM CST12:52 AM VEN9:22 UAE12:22 AM CT-Mark Melancon did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on Tuesday. Melancon struck out two, ending the game with a 0.00 ERA and 0.00 WHIP on the season.
June 3 3:43 PM PT4:43 PM MT5:43 PM CT6:43 PM ET18:43 ET22:43 GMT6:43 3:43 PM MST5:43 PM EST4:43 PM CST6:13 PM VEN2:43 UAE (+1)5:43 PM CT-Mark Melancon did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 on Sunday. Melancon struck out three, ending the game with a 0.00 ERA and 0.00 WHIP on the season.
Mar. 29 10:23 AM PT11:23 AM MT12:23 PM CT1:23 PM ET13:23 ET17:23 GMT1:23 10:23 AM MST12:23 PM EST11:23 AM CST12:53 PM VEN21:23 UAE12:23 PM CT-Melancon was taken off the 60-day DL on Friday.
Analysis: Melancon has missed all season with a strained right elbow after going 1-2 with a 4.50 ERA and 11 saves in 16 chances in his first year in San Francisco in 2017.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2009 NYY 0 1 0 - 1 13 0 0 16.1 13 8 7 0 10 0 10 1.41 3.86
2010 NYY 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 0 4.0 7 5 4 1 0 0 3 1.75 9.00
2010 Hou 2 0 0 - 1 20 0 0 17.1 12 8 6 1 8 0 19 1.15 3.12
2010 Tot 2 0 0 - 1 22 0 0 21.1 19 13 10 2 8 0 22 1.27 4.22
2011 Hou 8 4 20 - 25 71 0 0 74.1 65 28 23 5 26 6 66 1.22 2.78
2012 Bos 0 2 1 - 2 41 0 0 45.0 45 31 31 8 12 1 41 1.27 6.20
2013 Pit 3 2 16 - 21 72 0 0 71.0 60 15 11 1 8 0 70 0.96 1.39
2014 Pit 3 5 33 - 37 72 0 0 71.0 51 15 15 2 11 1 71 0.87 1.90
2015 Pit 3 2 51 - 53 78 0 0 76.2 57 22 19 4 14 2 62 0.93 2.23
2016 Pit 1 1 30 - 33 45 0 0 41.2 31 10 7 2 9 0 38 0.96 1.51
2016 Was 1 1 17 - 18 30 0 0 29.2 21 6 6 1 3 0 27 0.81 1.82
2016 Tot 2 2 47 - 51 75 0 0 71.1 52 16 13 3 12 0 65 0.90 1.64
2017 SF 1 2 11 - 16 32 0 0 30.0 37 16 15 3 6 0 29 1.43 4.50
2018 SF 0 1 3 - 7 37 0 0 34.2 41 14 10 1 12 1 29 1.53 2.60
Career 22 21 182 - 214 513 0 0 511.2 440 178 154 29 119 11 465 1.09 2.71

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2011 Hou 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1.000 -
Career 513 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1.000 -

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2013 Pit Total 1 0 0 - 1 4 0 0 3.2 5 4 4 2 1 0 2 9.82
    LDS 1 0 0 - 1 4 0 0 3.2 5 4 4 2 1 0 2 9.82
2014 Pit Total 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
    WC 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
2015 Pit Total 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
    WC 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
2016 Was Total 0 0 1 - 1 4 0 0 4.1 3 0 0 0 2 2 5 0.00
    LDS 0 0 1 - 1 4 0 0 4.1 3 0 0 0 2 2 5 0.00
Career 1 0 1 - 2 10 0 0 10.0 9 4 4 2 3 2 8 3.60


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 67 94 89 91.2 11.61
Curveball 162 85 79 82.6 28.08
Changeup 21 85 80 82.3 3.64
Cut Fastball 327 93 89 91.2 56.67


@STATS_Insights