13.09.2012 [ESPN] - After all, included in each of the above groups is the Milwaukee Brewers' JohnAxford, 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, JohnAxford'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
05.10.2012 [Dubuque Telegraph Herald] - "A lot of ups and downs," closerJohnAxford said. The year started with a cloud over Ryan Braun, the 2011 NL MVP whose 50-game suspension was overturned during spring training. Braun tested positive for elevated testosterone levels but arbitrator
04.10.2012 [USA TODAY] - This category includes Ernesto Frieri, Glen Perkins, Tom Wilhelmsen, Fernando Rodney,Carlos Marmol, Kenley Jansen, Brandon League, Frank Francisco, JohnAxford, Tyler Clippard. They are "tough" calls to get right because all had stiff competition for
04.10.2012 [Yahoo! Canada Sports (blog)] - "Leading" the way was JohnAxford 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
30.07.2012 JohnAxford 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 JohnAxford 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 ...