Player Style Files: Pirates' Mark Melancon Does More For MLB Than Just PitchPirates pitcher Mark Melancon might be helping his team make a run for a world championship, but he's making a greater impact off the field as an ambassador for MLB.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Red Sox Land Hanrahan, Will Close In 2013The Boston Red Sox have completed a deal with the Pirates for closer Joel Hanrahan, sending four players to Pittsburgh in return for the two-time All Star.
Red Sox Call Up Mark Melancon, Rich Hill To See Dr. AndrewsThe Red Sox called up relief pitcher Mark Melancon from Triple-A Pawtucket before Sunday's game.
Red Sox Send Reliever Melancon To PawtucketThe Red Sox have sent Mark Melancon to Triple-A Pawtucket, hoping the reliever can work out whatever issues are plaguing him in the minors.
Melancon: 'Have To Believe It's Going To Get Better'Mark Melacon would probably like a mulligan for the start his Red Sox career.
Daniel Bard Isn't The Solution At CloserThe alarms have been sounded and the people have spoken: Make Daniel Bard the closer!
Shaughnessy With Gresh & Zo: What Is Valentine Doing Differently?Dan Shaughnessy joined Gresh & Zo to pick through the wreckage after the Sox opened the season with three straight losses in Detroit.
Gresh & Zo: The Disaster In DetroitGresh & Zo discussed the Red Sox opening weekend disaster in Detroit. Who's to blame after a sweep at the hands of the Tigers and what can the team do to plug the hole at closer?
Red Sox Bullpen A Nightmare So FarMost of the blame for Boston's weekend of horrors in Detroit can be put on the bullpen, which walked off the field with their heads down twice in three games.
Red Sox Blow 2 Saves In Stunning Extra-Inning Loss To TigersAlex Avila's two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Detroit Tigers a stunning 13-12 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday.
Aceves, Melancon Fail First Test In Back End Of Red Sox BullpenIt wasn't known how soon, exactly, the potential problem at the back end of the bullpen could rear its ugly head.