Age: 35
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 5" / 220
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RotoWire News: Axford was activated from the bereavement list Friday, Mike Wilner of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports. (4/27/2018)

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SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2009Fourseam (FA)941823220005030000.11191.698.194.7
2009Curveball (CU)2777211000040000.28678.283.180.6
2009Slider (SL)1233110000020000.33384.287.185.5
2009Changeup (CH)100000000000000.00088.788.788.7
2010Fourseam (FA)6191301533524911190411213.26991.398.695.7
2010Slider (SL)18043463210030230001.07080.488.684.9
2010Curveball (CU)15930324130010110011.13378.184.081.0
2010Sinker (SI)111000000010000.00096.896.896.8
2011Fourseam (FA)8531862064739224180490115.25391.399.596.3
2011Curveball (CU)26658627610040250001.12177.884.581.9
2011Slider (SL)11734365500020120000.14782.989.085.9
2012Fourseam (FA)99618922650326210330562112.26592.5100.896.9
2012Curveball (CU)24743459801020180002.20976.783.680.6
2012Slider (SL)13233352200010190100.06182.488.185.4
2012Sinker (SI)2212000001000000.00094.298.196.5
2013Fourseam (FA)7491792045137608190442043.28591.799.696.1
2013Curveball (CU)232384010800220100002.26375.283.679.5
2013Slider (SL)16032348620010100100.25078.885.983.2
2013Sinker (SI)2778321001010000.42991.797.395.5
2013Cutter (FC)200000000000000.00087.187.687.4
2014Fourseam (FA)6281281602916904270411222.22791.498.795.5
2014Cutter (FC)1612830330001071002.10784.294.988.9
2014Curveball (CU)16031349800110120200.29075.280.478.3
2014Sinker (SI)66712210014010010.28692.197.294.4
2014Slider (SL)1433000000010000.00083.688.085.9
2015Fourseam (FA)7171481724033502240380003.27092.6100.396.8
2015Curveball (CU)18938399620100170101.23776.282.879.2
2015Cutter (FC)1483035751014070100.23385.794.790.0
2015Changeup (CH)100000000000000.00087.787.787.7
2016Fourseam (FA)7031501783527602240410223.23392.0100.096.4
2016Cutter (FC)18033371190023071001.33387.496.892.1
2016Sinker (SI)1583639752001082004.19491.899.396.1
2016Curveball (CU)1142324961021020001.39174.782.879.4
2016Changeup (CH)2144110000010000.25085.989.787.6
2017Sinker (SI)17432361072014070000.31392.798.395.1
2017Fourseam (FA)13826398610110061110.30891.498.095.1
2017Cutter (FC)821316440002031000.30887.695.592.1
2017Curveball (CU)771618531011050101.31376.181.678.9
2018Sinker (SI)4711151282821304100222106.24392.298.595.6
2018Fourseam (FA)931621302015050000.18893.698.395.8
2018Curveball (CU)851414220000070000.14377.581.879.9
2018Cutter (FC)741921541002080001.26389.196.492.4
TotalFourseam (FA)559011701382300216465331840324791221.25691.3100.896.2
TotalCurveball (CU)155629831566499171201110419.22174.784.580.1
TotalSinker (SI)91919922650368062104041110.25191.799.395.5
TotalCutter (FC)6471231393025203120323104.24484.296.890.9
TotalSlider (SL)615148157191630070670201.12878.889.084.8
TotalChangeup (CH)2344110000010000.25085.989.787.7

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Fourseam (FA)9421.7 %13.0 %1.67.111.304.111.415.000.1330.9-1.8.23249
2009Curveball (CU)270.0 %57.1 %0.00.286.286.429.714.143.6670.7-0.1.308100
2009Slider (SL)120.0 %66.7 %0.00.333.333.333.667.0001.0000.3-0.1.29893
2009Changeup (CH)10.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2010Fourseam (FA)61912.4 %26.8 %0.46.269.362.377.739.108.37819.11.5.333114
2010Slider (SL)1806.5 %50.0 %0.13.070.130.093.223.023.150-2.4-7.7.112-28
2010Curveball (CU)1593.1 %34.4 %0.09.133.161.233.395.100.211-0.1-3.8.17410
2010Sinker (SI)10.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.1-0.3.000-100
2011Fourseam (FA)8538.7 %23.8 %0.37.253.317.349.667.097.32120.4-2.7.29997
2011Curveball (CU)2666.5 %40.3 %0.16.121.177.138.315.017.212-1.1-8.1.1510
2011Slider (SL)1175.6 %33.3 %0.17.147.194.147.342.000.227-0.3-4.4.1627
2012Fourseam (FA)99614.6 %24.8 %0.59.265.378.476.854.212.32336.210.4.373143
2012Curveball (CU)2474.4 %40.0 %0.11.209.244.256.500.047.3601.8-3.3.22346
2012Slider (SL)1322.9 %54.3 %0.05.061.086.061.146.000.133-2.9-6.9.070-54
2012Sinker (SI)2250.0 %0.0 %1.00.000.500.000.500.000.0000.30.0.345123
2013Fourseam (FA)7499.3 %21.6 %0.43.285.360.453.813.168.33929.67.3.359137
2013Curveball (CU)2325.0 %25.0 %0.20.263.300.421.721.158.3084.50.1.317114
2013Slider (SL)1602.9 %29.4 %0.10.250.265.313.577.063.3482.1-1.7.25269
2013Sinker (SI)2712.5 %12.5 %1.00.429.500.5711.071.143.5001.81.0.467214
2013Cutter (FC)20.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2014Fourseam (FA)62816.9 %25.6 %0.66.227.361.391.751.164.29420.93.7.340127
2014Cutter (FC)1613.3 %23.3 %0.14.107.167.107.274.000.143-0.8-4.0.136-9
2014Curveball (CU)1602.9 %35.3 %0.08.290.294.387.681.097.4003.2-0.4.29398
2014Sinker (SI)6633.3 %8.3 %4.00.286.545.7141.260.429.2003.32.0.526226
2014Slider (SL)140.0 %33.3 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.4-0.7.000-100
2015Fourseam (FA)71714.0 %22.1 %0.63.270.372.345.717.074.35221.01.7.325111
2015Curveball (CU)1890.0 %43.6 %0.00.237.231.368.599.132.3812.5-1.9.25366
2015Cutter (FC)14811.4 %20.0 %0.57.233.314.367.681.133.2613.5-0.4.29995
2015Changeup (CH)10.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2016Fourseam (FA)70313.5 %23.0 %0.59.233.335.313.649.080.30317.5-3.5.29494
2016Cutter (FC)1808.1 %18.9 %0.43.333.405.515.921.182.3756.82.4.398166
2016Sinker (SI)1582.6 %20.5 %0.13.194.256.250.506.056.2501.8-2.8.23154
2016Curveball (CU)1144.2 %8.3 %0.50.391.417.6961.112.304.3685.83.0.468214
2016Changeup (CH)210.0 %25.0 %0.00.250.250.250.500.000.3330.1-0.3.22046
2017Sinker (SI)17411.1 %19.4 %0.57.313.389.469.858.156.3755.91.5.371146
2017Fourseam (FA)13825.6 %15.4 %1.67.308.500.462.962.154.3508.23.4.424174
2017Cutter (FC)8212.5 %18.8 %0.67.308.438.308.745.000.4002.40.4.351132
2017Curveball (CU)775.6 %27.8 %0.20.313.333.563.896.250.3642.80.6.363142
2018Sinker (SI)4717.8 %17.2 %0.45.243.313.374.686.130.26713.6-1.2.303102
2018Fourseam (FA)9323.8 %23.8 %1.00.188.381.500.881.313.2003.61.1.380154
2018Curveball (CU)850.0 %50.0 %0.00.143.143.143.286.000.286-0.5-2.1.126-16
2018Cutter (FC)749.5 %38.1 %0.25.263.333.316.649.053.4552.1-0.4.29395
TotalFourseam (FA)559013.3 %23.4 %0.57.256.358.389.747.132.325177.321.0.335119
TotalCurveball (CU)15563.8 %35.2 %0.11.221.248.329.577.107.32119.6-16.1.25267
TotalSinker (SI)9199.3 %17.7 %0.53.251.333.382.715.131.28626.50.2.317111
TotalCutter (FC)6478.6 %23.0 %0.38.244.324.333.657.089.30313.7-2.2.29596
TotalSlider (SL)6154.5 %42.7 %0.10.128.166.149.314.020.229-3.6-21.3.146-4
TotalChangeup (CH)230.0 %25.0 %0.00.250.250.250.500.000.3330.1-0.3.22046

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2009Fourseam (FA)9413.3 %33.3 %53.3 %25.0 %0.0 %544094-5.19.210.8
2009Curveball (CU)2766.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %1314271.7-6.56.9
2009Slider (SL)12100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %84124.0-0.24.3
2009Changeup (CH)10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %101-7.89.712.4
2010Fourseam (FA)61922.5 %43.8 %33.7 %23.3 %3.3 %404215619-3.010.311.0
2010Slider (SL)18020.0 %55.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %109711804.8-1.15.5
2010Curveball (CU)15915.8 %57.9 %26.3 %0.0 %0.0 %85741591.8-7.58.0
2010Sinker (SI)10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %101-10.09.113.5
2011Fourseam (FA)85317.9 %41.0 %41.0 %14.5 %7.3 %574279853-3.59.910.6
2011Curveball (CU)26619.4 %71.0 %9.7 %33.3 %0.0 %1431232662.7-7.58.1
2011Slider (SL)11714.3 %57.1 %28.6 %50.0 %0.0 %75421174.70.05.2
2012Fourseam (FA)99624.2 %47.7 %28.0 %10.8 %27.0 %644352996-2.310.410.8
2012Curveball (CU)24734.8 %47.8 %17.4 %0.0 %0.0 %1121352473.0-8.59.2
2012Slider (SL)13221.4 %28.6 %50.0 %14.3 %0.0 %83491326.3-0.96.8
2012Sinker (SI)220.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %71522-7.57.910.9
2013Fourseam (FA)74930.6 %43.3 %26.1 %11.4 %22.9 %485264749-2.49.810.2
2013Curveball (CU)23214.3 %60.7 %25.0 %14.3 %28.6 %1231092323.7-9.310.1
2013Slider (SL)16021.7 %52.2 %26.1 %0.0 %0.0 %91691606.5-4.48.2
2013Sinker (SI)2733.3 %33.3 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %19827-6.78.210.6
2013Cutter (FC)20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %1123.63.04.8
2014Fourseam (FA)62823.9 %50.0 %26.1 %30.4 %17.4 %398230628-0.810.210.4
2014Cutter (FC)1614.8 %66.7 %28.6 %16.7 %0.0 %75861613.92.15.0
2014Curveball (CU)16010.5 %63.2 %26.3 %0.0 %20.0 %85751604.6-9.911.0
2014Sinker (SI)6650.0 %16.7 %33.3 %50.0 %50.0 %363066-5.29.611.1
2014Slider (SL)140.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %77143.6-1.24.0
2015Fourseam (FA)71723.9 %56.9 %19.3 %19.0 %9.5 %448269717-1.98.28.6
2015Curveball (CU)18913.6 %50.0 %36.4 %0.0 %12.5 %100891892.9-8.49.0
2015Cutter (FC)14821.7 %60.9 %17.4 %25.0 %25.0 %80681482.51.83.5
2015Changeup (CH)10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %011-5.55.37.6
2016Fourseam (FA)70317.3 %52.7 %30.0 %24.2 %6.1 %443260703-1.89.69.9
2016Cutter (FC)18028.0 %64.0 %8.0 %50.0 %100.0 %88921803.04.76.0
2016Sinker (SI)15822.2 %66.7 %11.1 %0.0 %0.0 %10157158-6.37.39.8
2016Curveball (CU)11433.3 %52.4 %14.3 %66.7 %66.7 %60541144.9-8.910.3
2016Changeup (CH)2166.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %101121-6.07.910.1
2017Sinker (SI)17416.0 %68.0 %16.0 %25.0 %25.0 %12054174-8.57.811.6
2017Fourseam (FA)13835.0 %35.0 %30.0 %33.3 %16.7 %8355138-3.09.910.4
2017Cutter (FC)8250.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %3844820.56.66.8
2017Curveball (CU)7725.0 %41.7 %33.3 %25.0 %25.0 %4631773.5-7.58.4
2018Sinker (SI)47121.7 %55.4 %22.8 %14.3 %19.0 %302169471-7.86.310.1
2018Fourseam (FA)930.0 %36.4 %63.6 %14.3 %14.3 %494493-2.58.38.8
2018Curveball (CU)8528.6 %42.9 %28.6 %50.0 %0.0 %4837854.2-9.610.6
2018Cutter (FC)7454.5 %27.3 %18.2 %50.0 %0.0 %3242742.23.14.2
TotalFourseam (FA)559022.8 %46.9 %30.3 %18.4 %12.9 %358220085590-2.49.810.2
TotalCurveball (CU)155621.6 %56.2 %22.2 %14.6 %17.1 %81574115563.3-8.59.3
TotalSinker (SI)91922.3 %57.3 %20.4 %15.6 %18.8 %586333919-7.57.110.5
TotalCutter (FC)64726.7 %57.8 %15.6 %28.6 %21.4 %3143336472.73.45.0
TotalSlider (SL)61519.8 %49.4 %30.9 %16.0 %0.0 %3732426155.5-1.76.4
TotalChangeup (CH)2366.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %111223-6.17.910.1

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2009Fourseam (FA)9417.1 %67.9 %45.7 %85.7 %80.6 %81.4 %56.4 %8.5 %2.12.3
2009Curveball (CU)2713.3 %33.3 %22.2 %50.0 %75.0 %66.7 %44.4 %7.4 %-0.3-1.3
2009Slider (SL)1242.9 %80.0 %58.3 %66.7 %75.0 %71.4 %41.7 %16.7 %0.00.1
2009Changeup (CH)1 0.0 %0.0 %   100.0 %0.0 %0.16.2
2010Fourseam (FA)61930.6 %60.4 %45.4 %59.0 %82.3 %74.4 %49.8 %11.6 %3.90.6
2010Slider (SL)18040.3 %63.9 %48.3 %39.6 %82.1 %58.6 %33.9 %20.0 %6.13.4
2010Curveball (CU)15918.5 %43.3 %28.9 %64.7 %96.6 %84.8 %42.1 %4.4 %1.81.1
2010Sinker (SI)1 100.0 %100.0 % 0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %100.0 %0.219.9
2011Fourseam (FA)85324.7 %60.6 %44.8 %62.4 %85.5 %79.8 %55.9 %9.0 %6.90.8
2011Curveball (CU)26623.6 %47.6 %33.1 %42.1 %90.0 %69.3 %39.5 %10.2 %2.40.9
2011Slider (SL)11733.3 %59.7 %46.2 %60.0 %76.5 %70.4 %48.7 %13.7 %2.82.4
2012Fourseam (FA)99626.6 %67.7 %47.8 %64.1 %86.8 %80.7 %51.6 %9.2 %-4.5-0.5
2012Curveball (CU)24718.7 %40.7 %25.9 %41.9 %97.0 %70.3 %32.8 %7.7 %-1.6-0.6
2012Slider (SL)13240.0 %61.5 %48.5 %34.4 %78.1 %56.3 %39.4 %21.2 %4.33.2
2012Sinker (SI)2211.8 %60.0 %22.7 %100.0 %66.7 %80.0 %22.7 %4.6 %-0.4-1.6
2013Fourseam (FA)74925.6 %67.6 %47.3 %64.5 %86.2 %80.5 %51.5 %9.2 %-3.1-0.4
2013Curveball (CU)23222.1 %40.2 %29.3 %32.3 %91.9 %64.7 %39.7 %10.3 %-1.4-0.6
2013Slider (SL)16029.5 %56.9 %40.6 %39.3 %83.8 %64.6 %40.6 %14.4 %0.00.0
2013Sinker (SI)2746.7 %83.3 %63.0 %57.1 %100.0 %82.4 %44.4 %11.1 %-1.0-3.8
2013Cutter (FC)20.0 %100.0 %50.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0-1.8
2014Fourseam (FA)62823.7 %60.8 %42.8 %63.9 %83.8 %78.4 %51.6 %9.2 %0.60.1
2014Cutter (FC)16121.3 %69.8 %37.3 %56.5 %78.4 %70.0 %32.9 %11.2 %2.01.2
2014Curveball (CU)16021.4 %48.4 %31.9 %33.3 %86.7 %64.7 %38.8 %11.3 %-3.6-2.3
2014Sinker (SI)6611.8 %62.5 %36.4 %25.0 %85.0 %75.0 %48.5 %9.1 %-1.2-1.8
2014Slider (SL)1422.2 %60.0 %35.7 %0.0 %100.0 %60.0 %35.7 %14.3 %0.32.3
2015Fourseam (FA)71720.6 %71.9 %47.3 %59.2 %84.0 %78.8 %52.0 %10.0 %2.30.3
2015Curveball (CU)18933.6 %49.2 %38.6 %48.8 %90.0 %65.8 %32.3 %13.2 %-0.6-0.3
2015Cutter (FC)14819.8 %66.1 %39.2 %64.7 %85.4 %79.3 %41.9 %8.1 %-1.5-1.0
2015Changeup (CH)10.0 % 0.0 %   0.0 %0.0 %0.0-3.6
2016Fourseam (FA)70324.6 %64.6 %45.2 %61.9 %81.2 %76.1 %51.5 %10.8 %7.31.0
2016Cutter (FC)18015.6 %70.4 %37.2 %64.7 %82.0 %77.6 %39.4 %8.3 %-4.2-2.3
2016Sinker (SI)15834.8 %81.2 %55.1 %61.3 %83.9 %75.9 %43.7 %13.3 %3.62.3
2016Curveball (CU)11422.4 %57.5 %36.8 %40.0 %96.3 %76.2 %41.2 %8.8 %-4.6-4.0
2016Changeup (CH)2125.0 %80.0 %38.1 %50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %23.8 %19.1 %0.10.4
2017Sinker (SI)17423.4 %57.7 %42.5 %83.3 %89.3 %87.8 %55.8 %5.2 %-0.3-0.2
2017Fourseam (FA)13824.0 %54.0 %37.7 %77.8 %91.2 %86.5 %45.7 %5.1 %-3.0-2.2
2017Cutter (FC)8212.5 %61.8 %32.9 %66.7 %81.0 %77.8 %41.5 %7.3 %-1.4-1.7
2017Curveball (CU)7741.2 %61.5 %48.1 %47.6 %93.8 %67.6 %33.8 %15.6 %-1.3-1.7
2018Sinker (SI)47122.0 %65.7 %45.0 %71.4 %90.2 %85.9 %52.7 %6.4 %3.80.8
2018Fourseam (FA)9321.8 %68.4 %40.9 %66.7 %88.5 %81.6 %40.9 %7.5 %-1.0-1.1
2018Curveball (CU)8529.4 %35.3 %31.8 %33.3 %83.3 %55.6 %40.0 %14.1 %1.72.0
2018Cutter (FC)7421.8 %89.5 %39.2 %33.3 %76.5 %58.6 %25.7 %16.2 %-0.4-0.5
TotalFourseam (FA)559025.0 %64.8 %45.7 %63.0 %84.6 %78.9 %51.8 %9.6 %11.60.2
TotalCurveball (CU)155624.2 %45.7 %32.3 %42.7 %91.8 %68.9 %37.7 %10.0 %-7.6-0.5
TotalSinker (SI)91924.4 %66.6 %45.7 %68.5 %88.4 %83.1 %50.5 %7.7 %4.70.5
TotalCutter (FC)64718.4 %69.6 %37.4 %57.3 %81.4 %74.0 %37.1 %9.7 %-5.5-0.8
TotalSlider (SL)61536.0 %60.8 %45.9 %41.4 %80.5 %62.1 %39.8 %17.4 %13.52.2
TotalChangeup (CH)2323.5 %66.7 %34.8 %50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %26.1 %17.4 %0.10.5