6:12 PM EDT, Tue April 20, 2021

Padres come back to beat Rangers on the day after history

Padres hit three homers, ground into four double plays; Mark Melancon gets fourth save
Friars on Base Apr 3, 2021

Padres: Two games, two saves for apparent closer Mark Melancon

The San Diego Padres entered the year without a clear-cut closer. But after notching two saves in the first two games, the job clearly belongs to Mark Melancon. That’s not to say other guys won’t get save opportunities. Jayce Tingler isn’t going to risk injuries – and regular days off will be part of the […] Padres: Two games, two saves for apparent closer Mark Melancon - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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