Giants lose again to Rockies, Mark Melancon blows save chance

By By John Shea Melancon threw a first-pitch fastball to Nolan Arenado, who hit his second career walk-off home run and completed his first career cycle to send the Giants out of town with a 7-5 loss.

Melancon accepted a $62 million contract in the offseason to erase last season’s bullpen problems, though the Giants’ woes run far deeper than a single reliever.

Melancon retired his first batter but yielded four straight hits to blow his fourth save opportunity (he has converted seven) and balloon his ERA to 5.09.

[…] the talk with Posey, the 2012 MVP, four-time All-Star and three-time world champion.

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Source: SF Gate Sports

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