Mark Melancon - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jul 31, 2010:Traded Lance Berkman (IF) and cash to NY-A for Mark Melancon (P) and Jimmy Paredes (IF)
Dec 14, 2011:Traded Mark Melancon (P) to BOS-A for Jed Lowrie (IF) and Kyle Weiland (P)

This Date in Astros History

Dec 14, 2011:New GM Jeff Luhnow makes his first trade, dealing closer Mark Melancon to the Boston Red Sox for infielder Jed Lowrie and pitcher Kyle Weiland. Melancon, part of a 2009 deal for Lance Berkman, saved 20 games for the Astros the past season.