San Francisco hopes it has found the answer to the back end of its bullpen after the offseason signing of closer Mark Melancon. Still to be determined: who among a cast of still mostly unproven relievers will form the core group that will get the ball to Melancon in the ninth?
San Francisco hopes it has found the answer to the back end of its bullpen after the offseason signing of closer Mark Melancon. Still to be determined: who among a cast of still mostly unproven relievers will form the core group that will get the ball to Melancon in the ninth? CHRIS CARLSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
San Francisco hopes it has found the answer to the back end of its bullpen after the offseason signing of closer Mark Melancon. Still to be determined: who among a cast of still mostly unproven relievers will form the core group that will get the ball to Melancon in the ninth? CHRIS CARLSON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Giants have their closer, sure, but others in ’pen likely to decide team’s fate

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