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Biography Data
Positions: P-513
Proper Name: John Berton Axford
Born: April 1, 1983 (33.090)
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
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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 (69.73%) -- Curveball (17.86%) -- Slider (12.35%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.04%) -- Sinker (0.01%) -- Changeup (0.01%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 95.49 - [2015] - 95.92 - [2014] - 94.39 - [2013] - 95.35 - [2012] - 96.12 - [2011] - 95.52 - [2010] - 94.88


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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for John Axford
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    MILCHNL 7-13 @CHN   1111031100732141844%10-01st career game
    MILSLNW 9-7 @SLNSv  100000200031711665%70-01st career save
    MILHOUW 4-3 vs HOUW  1000002000398189%131-01st career win
    MILFLOW 7-4 @FLOSv  1.221100100072519676%151-0Threw 76% strikes
    MILSDNW 6-5 vs SDNSv  1.210000400062415963%457-1Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    MILNYNW 3-0 vs NYNSv  100001110041991047%19815-11100th career save
    MILPITW 9-7 @PITSv  100000300042017385%20015-11200th career game
    MILPITW 12-8 vs PIT   120000100052217577%21815-14Threw 77% strikes
    PITMILW 8-3 @MIL   131100100062519676%33624-22Threw 76% strikes
    COLARIW 6-4 vs ARISv  110000100042519676%36725-24Threw 76% strikes
    COLPITL 4-5 vs PIT   110001200052114767%40028-28400th career game
    OAKHOUL 5-6 @HOU   2000015000730171357%42631-29Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Batting Feats and Milestones for John Axford
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    MILCHNL 7-13 @CHN000000000000000011st career game

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