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61 John Axford RP

Oakland Athletics

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
1%1%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
63.26-424.105730
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2015COL454.2060000253155.2562726403262
2016OAK644.10660002963.2653029623057

Player Updates

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Athletics' John Axford: Picks up second save
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Axford notched only his second save of the season Wednesday against the Orioles, striking out one and allowing one hit in a scoreless ninth.

Ryan Madson pitched Monday and Tuesday, so he was unavailable, leaving Axford a rare save chance. He's the clear No. 2 man in the Oakland bullpen while Sean Doolittle (shoulder) remains on the DL.

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Athletics' John Axford: Rollercoaster year
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Axford has given up four runs on eight hits through his last 12 innings.

Axford was stellar in April, posting a 0.73 ERA, but then he dropped off a cliff with an 8.20 ERA over May and June. Now he's settled in the middle, sporting a 3.41 ERA since July 1.

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Athletics' John Axford: Tosses fifth-straight scoreless appearance
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Axford tossed a scoreless inning in Oakland's 4-0 loss to Milwaukee on Wednesday.

Axford has been highly efficient of late, allowing only four baserunners and striking out eight batters in his last 5.2 innings of work. During that time, he's lowered his ERA from 3.79 to 2.92 and his WHIP from 1.32 to 1.18.

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Athletics' John Axford: X-rays negative on foot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

X-rays on John Axford 's left foot came back negative after being hit by a liner from Xander Bogaerts on Monday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

Axford actually remained in the game to pitch a full inning where he gave up four earned runs on two hits. While there still may be lingering soreness, it doesn't appear that Axford will need a day off to rest his ailing foot.

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Athletics' John Axford: Earns team-leading fourth hold
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Axford tossed 1.1 scoreless frames Thursday, allowing a hit and striking out one in the Athletics' 7-3 victory over the Yankees to earn the hold.

Axford has been dominant in the early going this season, giving up only six hits in nine innings while giving up no earned runs. The 33-year-old has a firm lockdown on a set-up role and he's leading the team in holds with four. The six-foot-five righty, who also has two wins this year, will likely continue to serve as a late-inning relief option going forward.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Relievers 70 1 24.48
Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs Los Angeles 7.010 5.14051
vs LHB 29.200 5.1601121
vs RHB 34.000 3.1801936
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
9/9SEA0001.00010
9/13@KC1001.02000
9/14@KC0001.01011
9/17@TEX0001.10001
9/18@TEX0001.01001
9/20HOU0001.02111
9/23TEX0001.00000
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER /OCTOBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25
Tex
W7-1
26
@LAA
L1-2
27
@LAA
L1-8
28
@LAA
L6-8
29
@Sea
10:10 pm
Tickets
30
@Sea
10:10 pm
Tickets
1
@Sea
9:10 pm
Tickets
2
@Sea
3:10 pm
Tickets
3
4
5
6
7
8
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
14

17

7

4

-3

6

4

-5

21

9

-10

-4

-5

8

-3

12

4

4

14

-6

5

0
14

16

2

0
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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2009MIL00 3.52700011 7.25330069
2010MIL82 2.48500002427 58.0421716112776
2011MIL22 1.95740004648 73.2591916402586
2012MIL58 4.67750003544 69.16142361023993
2013MIL-STL77 4.027500007 65.07332291022665
2014CLE-PIT24 3.95620001013 54.2432624623663
2015COL45 4.20600002531 55.2562726403262
2016OAK64 4.106600029 63.2653029623057
Total 3432 3.60469000143180 447.2404196179419221511
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2009MIL7000000000 --- --- ---
2010MIL50000000000 --- --- ---
2011MIL74000000000 --- --- ---
2012MIL75100000100 .000 .000 .000
2013MIL-STL75000000000 --- --- ---
2014CLE-PIT62000000000 --- --- ---
2015COL60000000000 --- --- ---
2016OAK66000000000 --- --- ---
Total 469100000100 .000 .000 .000
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2009MILP70110001.000
2010MILP500945021.000
2011MILP740101721 .800
2012MILP75072410 .857
2013MIL-STLP750413001.000
2014CLE-PITP620826001.000
2015COLP600156811 .933
2016OAKP66013211001.000
Total  469067194444 .940
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2009MIL168 0.7510001 .17934 12.9 .2140
2010MIL34943 1.2320004 .204238 10.9 .2913
2011MIL17362 1.2462008 .212305 10.3 .2812
2012MIL26649 1.43420010 .229310 13.2 .3879
2013MIL-STL36558 1.1932005 .285289 14.0 .4417
2014CLE-PIT36435 1.9161005 .217243 13.3 .3543
2015COL45743 1.4082101 .259250 14.2 .3526
2016OAK17454 1.5030004 .264282 13.7 .3787
Total 18454352 1.373391038 .2381951 12.7 .35437
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2011MIL10 1.29600034 7.05110029
2013STL00 1.59600000 5.22111049
Total 10 1.421200034 12.272210618
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2007 A-Charleston03 4.39135000 26.2292013202221
2007 A-Staten Ilnd11 2.2280002 24.11386011530
2007 A-Tampa00 2.3850002 11.165320715
2007AAA-Scranton-Wb00 13.5010000 0.22110011
2008 A-Brevard Cty510 4.552614000 95.0865848557389
2009AFA-Brevard County41 1.67190000 27.01455001643
2009AAA-Nashville50 3.55220000 33.0231313201937
2009AA-Huntsville00 3.6840001 7.17331139
2010AAA-Nashville Sounds32 2.08120002 13.0147300519
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/220
Birthdate:
4/1/1983
Age:
33
Hometown:
Simcoe, Ontario, CAN
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Oakland Athletics
College:

MLB Experience:
8
Awards:

2011: NL Rolaids Relief Winner