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Biography Data
Positions: P-513
Proper Name: John Berton Axford
Born: April 1, 1983 (33.253)
Place Simcoe, Ontario
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Assumption College (Brantford,ON)
College: University of Notre Dame
Drafted: 2005 -- 42nd round (1259th overall) by Cincinnati Reds (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 15,2009 (26.167)
Service Time:5.170 (2015)
TBC Player ID:25382
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-12-15 - Oakland Athletics - Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($10m) More
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($10m) by Oakland Athletics (2015-12-15)
Organizations:NYA, MIL, SLN, PIT, CLE, COL, OAK
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (70.14%) -- Curveball (16.99%) -- Slider (12.79%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.04%) -- Cutter (0.02%) -- Sinker (0.01%) -- Changeup (0.01%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 95.58 - [2015] - 95.92 - [2014] - 94.39 - [2013] - 95.35 - [2012] - 96.12 - [2011] - 95.52 - [2010] - 94.88


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  • Awards for John Axford
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2010MLBMLB All-Rookie TeampAward History
    2011MLBMajor League 2nd All-Star (end of season)RPAward History
    2011MLBTip O'Neill Award (Canadian player of the year)   Award History

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