02.10.2012 [FOXSports.com] - Brewers closer John Axford struck out the side in the ninth inning Monday to get his 34 save in 43 chances. It was a nice bounce back for Axford, who struggled this season blowing nine saves, including one Thursday in Cincinnati when the team was still
13.09.2012 [ESPN] - After all, included in each of the above groups is the Milwaukee Brewers' John Axford, who despite 28 saves has a ghastly 4.62 ERA and 1.46 WHIP, considerably higher than our 3.09/1.23 preseason projections. We're stretching the facts a bit
12.09.2012 [Bleacher Report] - Nearly a month ago to the day, John Axford's future as the Milwaukee Brewers closer was tenuous at best. If you had asked Brewers fans whether Axford still deserved his job, they would not have answered in the affirmative. Axford's job was very much in
04.10.2012 [OnMilwaukee.com] - In his three-plus seasons with the Milwaukee Brewers, few players have been more accessible than closer John Axford. He allows fans to interact with him directly and he's always been open with the media to let the public know what's going on with him
04.10.2012 [USA TODAY] - This category includes Ernesto Frieri, Glen Perkins, Tom Wilhelmsen, Fernando Rodney,Carlos Marmol, Kenley Jansen, Brandon League, Frank Francisco, John Axford, Tyler Clippard. They are "tough" calls to get right because all had stiff competition for
04.10.2012 [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel] - He received an $8 million salary to serve as a set-up man for closer John Axford. Under the new rules, the Brewers would have to make an even higher qualifying offer to assure compensation, which isn't going to happen. "Would I love to come back here?
04.10.2012 [Beloit Daily News] - When the Brewers traded Zach Greinke in late July, they were in desperate need of some good news. The team's bullpen had fallen on its collective face, raising serious questions about the future of even closer John Axford who was so amazing in the team
04.10.2012 [Yahoo! Canada Sports (blog)] - "Leading" the way was John Axford who went from a 1.95 ERA in 2011 to a 4.88 ERA in 2012 and led the NL in blown saves. Second in blown saves? His set-up man and occasional closer, K-Rod. Oh yes, this way a bad season for those two. K-Rod almost
26.09.2012 [Reviewing the Brew (blog)] - There's been a lot of talk about Milwaukee Brewers closer John Axford this season – some of it good, most of it not-so-good. But there's little question that right now, over the last month or so of play, that Axford's season has turned around
30.07.2012 John Axford could be on to something. The Brewers closer sparked plenty of Twitter debate on Friday when he compared Tim Tebow to a Kardashian of professional sports. Axford later clarified that he was simply talking about ...
17.07.2012 John Axford meet with the media following today's announcement that he had been pulled from his season-long role — pulled, at least, for the time being — in favor of former big league closer Francisco Rodriguez. “It was a ...