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14: Saves by Mark Melancon, during his two months last season as Grilli's replacement at closer; Melancon blew four other opportunities, including his last three.

"Looked nice. Black suit, black tie. First class. He's here. He's ready for the Johnny Cash role." -- Hurdle, in response to what he expects from Sanchez's return from a one-week Triple-A hiatus.

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