John Axford
Height / Weight 6' 5" / 220 lbs
Birthdate 1983-04-01 (31)
Birthplace Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
Debut Season '09
Bats/Throws Right
John Axford made his Pirates' debut Friday, striking out two in a perfect inning of work.
Aug 15, 11:11 PM
Pirates place Stolmy Pimentel on DL; activate John Axford
Aug 15, 6:40 PM
John Axford: Headed To The Pirates
Aug 15, 9:36 AM
PHOTO: New Pirates reliever John Axford says hello to his new town
Aug 15, 8:58 AM 2
John Axford has a 0.96 ERA in 11 appearances since being removed from the closers' role in mid-May. He's struck out 11 and walked four in 9.1 innings.
June 8, 5:58 PM
Terry Francona wants John Axford to recapture closer's role
June 7, 7:52 PM 2
John Axford: Removed from Closer's Role, for Now
May 10, 5:40 PM
John Axford threw a perfect inning Sunday against the Angels to bring his ERA down to a mere 1.29 in seven outings this spring.
Mar 25, 3:23 PM
VIDEO: Axford talks Oscar picks
Mar 4, 9:38 AM 4
John Axford hopes to rebound from a tough 2013 season after discovering a mechanical issue that caused him to tip his pitches to opposing hitters, MLB.com reports.
Feb 24, 8:59 AM
John Axford has agreed to a deal with the Indians, according to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com.
Jan 31, 4:54 AM
URL Weaver - what we learn from watching
Jan 15, 8:36 AM
Cardinals told RHP Axford he was tipping his pitches
Jan 13, 9:32 AM
Indians' Axford grateful for 2013 trade
Jan 12, 2:08 PM 9
John Axford is expected to open next season as the Indians' closer, Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Dec 19, 3:40 PM
Report: Mets to meet with agents for Axford, Gregg
Dec 11, 7:14 PM
John Axford News: Axford was non-tendered by the Cardinals, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Dec 3, 1:13 AM
PHOTO: Don't idle your vehicle around John Axford
Nov 19, 2:41 PM
Cardinals' Axford open to returning in 2014
Sept 24, 1:13 PM
VIDEO: Cardinals take humpday seriously
Sept 18, 10:21 PM 2