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John Axford
Birthdate: 4/1/1983 (32 y, 1 m, 23 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/220     Position: P
Drafted: 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 42, Pick: 12, Overall: 1259, Team: Cincinnati Reds
Contract: $0.2M / 1 Years (2015)
RotoWire News: Axford gave up two hits but escaped without any runs allowed in the ninth inning to record his sixth save of the season in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader with the Giants. (5/24/2015)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007Yankees (A-)8000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2007Yankees (A)13000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2007Yankees (A+)5000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2007Yankees (AAA)1000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2008Brewers (A+)26000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Brewers (A+)19000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Brewers (AA)4000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Brewers (AAA)22100000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Brewers7000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2010Brewers (AAA)12000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2010Brewers50000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2011Brewers74000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2011Brewers6000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2012Brewers75100000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.30.10.0
20132 Teams75000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
    2013Brewers62000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
    2013Cardinals13000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2013Cardinals6000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
20142 Teams62000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
    2014Indians49000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
    2014Pirates13000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2015Rockies11000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
Total- - -354100000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.30.10.0
Postseason- - -12000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007Yankees (A-)8000000000000000000.000
2007Yankees (A)13000000000000000000.000
2007Yankees (A+)5000000000000000000.000
2007Yankees (AAA)1000000000000000000.000
2008Brewers (A+)26000000000000000000.000
2009Brewers (A+)19000000000000000000.000
2009Brewers (AA)4000000000000000000.000
2009Brewers (AAA)22110000000001000000.000
2009Brewers7000000000000000000.000
2010Brewers (AAA)12000000000000000000.000
2010Brewers50000000000000000000.000
2011Brewers74000000000000000000.000
2011Brewers6000000000000000000.000
2012Brewers75110000000001000000.000
20132 Teams75000000000000000000.000
    2013Brewers62000000000000000000.000
    2013Cardinals13000000000000000000.000
2013Cardinals6000000000000000000.000
20142 Teams62000000000000000000.000
    2014Indians49000000000000000000.000
    2014Pirates13000000000000000000.000
2015Rockies11000000000000000000.000
Total- - -354110000000001000000.000
Postseason- - -12000000000000000000.000

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Yankees (A-)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2007Yankees (A)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2007Yankees (A+)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2007Yankees (AAA)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2008Brewers (A+)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Brewers (A+)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Brewers (AA)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Brewers (AAA)0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.3.000-100
2009Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299     .329 
2010Brewers (AAA)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2010Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2011Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Brewers0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.3.000-100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
20132 Teams0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
    2013Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
    2013Cardinals0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2013Cardinals0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
20142 Teams0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
    2014Indians0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
    2014Pirates0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Rockies0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2015Average7.8 %20.1 %0.39.251.315.394.709.1434.9.295     .311 
Total- - -0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.3.000-100
Postseason- - -0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2009Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2010Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2011Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2011Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2012Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
20132 Teams0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
    2013Brewers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
    2013Cardinals0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2013Cardinals0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
20142 Teams0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
    2014Indians0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
    2014Pirates0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2015Rockies0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
Total- - -0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
Postseason- - -0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2009Brewers0000000000
2010Brewers0000000000
2011Brewers0000000000
2011Brewers0000000000
2012Brewers0000000134
20132 Teams0000000000
    2013Brewers0000000000
    2013Cardinals0000000000
2013Cardinals0000000000
20142 Teams0000000000
    2014Indians0000000000
    2014Pirates0000000000
2015Rockies0000000000
Total- - -0000000134
Postseason- - -0000000000

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2009Brewers          
2010Brewers          
2011Brewers          
2011Brewers       0  
2012Brewers-0.01-0.010.00-0.47-0.040.53 0-0.030.00
20132 Teams          
    2013Brewers          
    2013Cardinals          
2013Cardinals       0  
20142 Teams          
    2014Indians          
    2014Pirates          
2015Rockies          
Total- - --0.01-0.010.00-0.47-0.040.53 0-0.030.00
Postseason- - -       0  

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2009Brewers        
2010Brewers        
2011Brewers        
2012Brewers100.0% (91.5)       
20132 Teams        
    2013Brewers        
    2013Cardinals        
20142 Teams        
    2014Indians        
    2014Pirates        
2015Rockies        
Total- - -100.0% (91.5)       

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2009Brewers              
2010Brewers              
2011Brewers              
2012Brewers 100.0 %            
20132 Teams              
    2013Brewers              
    2013Cardinals              
20142 Teams              
    2014Indians              
    2014Pirates              
2015Rockies              
Total- - - 100.0 %            

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2009Brewers             
2010Brewers             
2011Brewers             
2012Brewers 91.4           
20132 Teams             
    2013Brewers             
    2013Cardinals             
20142 Teams             
    2014Indians             
    2014Pirates             
2015Rockies             
Total- - - 91.4           

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2009Brewers              
2010Brewers              
2011Brewers              
2012Brewers-0.2      -6.24      
20132 Teams              
    2013Brewers              
    2013Cardinals              
20142 Teams              
    2014Indians              
    2014Pirates              
2015Rockies              
Total- - --0.2      -6.24      

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2009Brewers             
2010Brewers             
2011Brewers             
2012Brewers -0.2           
20132 Teams             
    2013Brewers             
    2013Cardinals             
20142 Teams             
    2014Indians             
    2014Pirates             
2015Rockies             
Total- - - -0.2           

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2009Brewers             
2010Brewers             
2011Brewers             
2012Brewers -6.24           
20132 Teams             
    2013Brewers             
    2013Cardinals             
20142 Teams             
    2014Indians             
    2014Pirates             
2015Rockies             
Total- - - -6.24           

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2009Brewers         
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Brewers         
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Brewers         
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   75.0 % 0.0 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
20132 Teams         
    2013Brewers         
    2013Cardinals         
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
20142 Teams         
    2014Indians         
    2014Pirates         
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Rockies         
2015Average30.4 %66.0 %46.8 %65.2 %86.9 %79.3 %46.1 %60.9 %9.5 %
Total- - -0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   75.0 % 0.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Brewers        
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Brewers        
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Brewers        
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Brewers0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   75.0 %21.3
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
20132 Teams        
    2013Brewers        
    2013Cardinals        
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
20142 Teams        
    2014Indians        
    2014Pirates        
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Rockies        
2015Average30.1 %63.7 %46.3 %63.3 %87.2 %79.1 %48.2 %21.9
Total- - -0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   75.0 %21.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2009BrewersP707.2100000000 1   1.000 
2010BrewersP50058.0450001200 2   1.000 
2011BrewersP74073.2172111100 6   .800 
2012BrewersP75069.1241010000 4   .857 
20132 TeamsP75065.0130000000 3   1.000 
    2013BrewersP62054.2130000000 3   1.000 
    2013CardinalsP13010.1000000000 0   .000 
20142 TeamsP62054.2260000000 6   1.000 
    2014IndiansP49043.2040000000 6   1.000 
    2014PiratesP13011.0220000000 0   1.000 
2015RockiesP11010.0110000000 1   1.000 
Total- - -P3540338.112263122300 23   .927 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2009BrewersP7.20  000              
2010BrewersP58.00  000              
2011BrewersP73.20  000              
2012BrewersP69.10  000              
20132 TeamsP65.00  000              
    2013BrewersP54.20  000              
    2013CardinalsP10.10  000              
20142 TeamsP54.2-1  010              
    2014IndiansP43.2-1  010              
    2014PiratesP11.00  000              
2015RockiesP10.00  000              
Total- - -P338.1-1  010              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012BrewersP69.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)
20132 TeamsP65.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
    2013BrewersP54.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
20142 TeamsP54.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (5)
    2014IndiansP43.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (3)
    2014PiratesP11.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2015RockiesP10.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -P338.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (10)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2009Brewers0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2010Brewers0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2011Brewers0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2012Brewers-0.30.0 0.1-0.30.10.00.0-0.10.0($0.1) 
20132 Teams0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
    2013Brewers0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
    2013Cardinals0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
20142 Teams0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
    2014Indians0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
    2014Pirates0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2015Rockies0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
Total- - --0.30.0 0.1-0.30.10.00.0-0.10.0($0.1) 

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Colorado Rockies on 2/2/2015 (Minor League)
    • 2015: $0.2M
    • Incentives: Can earn up to $1.5 million in incentives.
    • Other Notes: If he makes the MLB roster, his base salary is $2.6 million.
    • Agent / Agency: Beverly Hills Sports Council
    • Originally Reported By: Thomas Harding
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Dustin Nosler
  • $4.5m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Cleveland Indians on 12/15/2013 (Free Agent)
    • 2014: $4.5M
    • Incentives: $1.75 MM based on games finished
    • Other Notes: Axford still arbitration-eligible for 2015 and 2016. Team would retain his rights, giving them something like two team options for 2015 and 2016
    • Agent / Agency: Beverly Hills Sports Council
    • Originally Reported By: Buster Olney
    • Source: espn.go.com, Hat Tip: letsgotribe.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
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  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 42, Pick: 12, Overall: 1259
    • Team: Cincinnati Reds
    • School: U Notre Dame, IN
  • 2001 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 23, Overall: 219
    • Team: Seattle Mariners
    • School: Assumption College (Port Dover, ONT)