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
04.10.2012 [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)] - John Axford now on. Cabrera grounds out to second. Venable and Headley strike out swinging. Luke Gregorson now on. Nyjer Morgan, pinch-hitting, strikes out swinging. Segura reaches on an error when Alonso boots his grounder. Maldonado fouls out to
02.10.2012 [Fox News] - Marcum (7-4) worked around four walks to hold San Diego to two runs on six hits, and John Axford struck out the side in the ninth to nail down just Milwaukee's third win in its last eight contests. "Shaun was mixing his pitches well, and that allowed
02.10.2012 [WSAW] - Jim Henderson gave up a run in the seventh inning, Francisco Rodriguez pitched a scoreless eighth and John Axford struck out the side in the ninth inning to get his 34 save in 43 chances. Clayton Richard (14-14) gave up five runs and 10 hits in seven
02.10.2012 [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel] - The Padres scored a run off reliever Jim Henderson in the seventh to narrow the gap to 5-3 but Francisco Rodriguez and John Axford continued their second-half recoveries with scoreless innings to close out the Padres. Axford ended the game by striking
20.06.2012 John Axford has blown 3 of his last 5 opportunities to save a game and would have probably blown another right before that streak started had it not been for Jose Veras' successful high wire act against the Padres. As a team ...
05.10.2012 John Axford worked the ninth for his 35th save in 44 chances, getting Logan Forsythe to ground out with a runner on the third to end it. The Brewers started right-hander Tyler Thornburg and fellow rookies Norichika Aoki, ...
05.10.2012 [Brew Crew Ball] - John Axford pitched scoreless innings on back-to-back-to-back days in the Padres series, allowing two hits and a walk while striking out seven of the nine batters he retired. He was worth +.271 WPA this week. Marco Estrada pitched eight scoreless
03.10.2012 [Brew Crew Ball] - John Axford allowed back-to-back singles with two outs in the ninth inning but wiggled off the hook and converted his 35th save when Forsythe grounded out to Jean Segura to end the game. 3t) Yasmani Grandal's RBI single in the sixth: -.120 WPA. This
03.10.2012 [WHBL Sheboygan] - John Axford earned his 36th save. Anthony Bass lost his first start since June 20th. The Brewers won despite being out-hit 10-5. Ryan Braun went 0 for 3 with a walk, as he tried to overtake San Diego's Chase Headley for the National League R-B-I title.