Pirates Replace Mark Melancon with Jason Grilli as Closer

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Pirates Replace Mark Melancon with Jason Grilli as Closer
Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports

The Pirates' bullpen ERA of 2.88 ranks second to the Braves (2.42), and Pittsburgh is tied with Atlanta for the league lead at 51 saves. The Shark Tank, as the Pirates' pen has become known, is one enormous reason why Pittsburgh is looking at postseason play for the first time in two decades.

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