Originally Posted by traderumor
I'm not following the high regards for Melancon. Right now, he's a one year wonder. I also don't see the connection between Bobby Valentine and a pitcher pitching bad. He gave up 8 homers in 45 innings. So Valentine influenced him to throw meatballs?
You're not wrong. He could very well be a one year wonder. Thing is, that one year is the only time I've gotten to really see him at all. I was impressed is all. If he comes back to close to what he was in Houston...he'll be a steal. That's all *I* was saying.