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John Axford

34-Year-Old Pitcher – Free Agent

2017 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

6.43

WHIP

2.10

K

21

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Axford was merely a backup plan at closer for the A's in 2016. Though his control improved, his walk rate remained high (4.1 per nine) and he posted the lowest strikeout rate of his career (8.2 K/9). ...

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2017 ADP:  678.4

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 220   DOB: 4/1/1983   BORN: Simcoe, ON Canada   COLLEGE: Canisius   DRAFTED: By NYY In 2006   Show ContractHide Contract

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John Axford Contract Information:

Signed a two-year contract with the Athletics in December of 2015. Released by the Athletics in August of 2017.

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Total
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
Total 75 0 65.0 7-7 0 4.02 1.52 19 0 7 65 26 10 0 10 33 3 2 4 .285
 
vs Batter
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
vs Left 131 539 59.7% 40.3% 3.21 1.75 31 16 5 0 4 12 0 0 2 1 1 .289
vs Right 158 631 62.3% 37.7% 4.62 1.35 34 10 5 0 6 21 4 1 1 1 3 .282
 
Location/Time/Surface
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
Home 38 0 35.7 4-2 0 3.28 1.26 12 0 2 32 6 6 0 4 14 2 1 3 .279
Away 37 0 29.3 3-5 0 4.91 1.84 7 0 5 33 20 4 0 6 19 1 1 1 .293
Day 24 0 23.0 2-3 0 5.09 1.52 3 0 3 24 7 4 0 5 15 1 1 2 .304
Night 51 0 42.0 5-4 0 3.43 1.52 16 0 4 41 19 6 0 5 18 2 1 2 .274
Grass 75 0 65.0 7-7 0 4.02 1.52 19 0 7 65 26 10 0 10 33 3 2 4 .285
 
Situation
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
None On/No Outs 71 277 60.3% 39.7% 2.45 1.84 13 4 4 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 .343
RISP 79 326 56.4% 43.6% 8.82 1.84 19 15 1 0 1 20 1 1 0 0 1 .246
RISP / 2 Outs 40 173 59.5% 40.5% 6.00 1.44 12 5 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 .229
Bases Loaded 15 56 64.3% 35.7% 16.20 1.80 3 1 0 0 0 8 0 1 0 0 1 .385
After 0-1 131 440 62.5% 37.5% 3.74 1.01 43 5 3 0 1 14 0 1 1 1 2 .232
After 1-0 133 442 64.7% 35.3% 4.61 1.98 22 21 6 0 7 17 3 0 0 1 2 .303
 
Count
  Batters Pitches Strike % Ball % ERA WHIP K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SH SF SB CS GIDP BAA
0-0 25 288 53.5% 46.5% 2.08 2.54 0 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .500
0-1 24 131 61.8% 38.2% 2.45 0.55 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 .174
0-2 19 68 44.1% 55.9% 4.50 1.75 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .368
1-0 21 132 64.4% 35.6% 3.38 1.13 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .300
1-1 28 114 64% 36% 7.94 1.94 0 0 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 .393
1-2 34 104 51.9% 48.1% 4.82 0.75 16 0 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 .206
2-0 10 47 61.7% 38.3% 16.88 0.75 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 .222
2-1 13 60 68.3% 31.7% 0.00 1.88 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .385
2-2 46 108 70.4% 29.6% 0.69 0.62 24 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 .178
3-0 9 18 50% 50% 0.00 0.00 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
3-1 16 28 71.4% 28.6% 5.40 6.60 0 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .375
3-2 44 72 87.5% 12.5% 5.00 2.00 16 9 3 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 .257
 
Opponent
  G GS IP W-L S ERA WHIP HLD QS BS K BB HR 3B 2B RBI SB CS GIDP BAA
vs MIN 3 0 3.0 0-0 0 0.00 1.67 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
vs OAK 2 0 2.0 1-0 0 0.00 1.00 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
vs SEA 1 0 1.0 0-0 0 0.00 1.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
vs TEX 1 0 0.3 0-1 0 27.00 6.00 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500
vs ARI 4 0 2.3 0-1 0 7.71 2.14 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 .300
vs ATL 1 0 1.0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
vs CHN 6 0 4.3 0-1 0 10.38 2.31 2 0 0 4 2 0 0 2 5 0 0 1 .444
vs CIN 7 0 6.0 1-1 0 6.00 2.17 1 0 1 4 5 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 .333
vs COL 7 0 5.0 0-1 0 12.60 3.00 1 0 2 8 2 4 0 2 9 0 0 0 .464
vs FLA 3 0 3.7 1-0 0 0.00 0.27 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083
vs HOU 2 0 2.0 1-0 0 0.00 1.00 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
vs LA 3 0 3.0 0-0 0 3.00 0.33 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .100
vs MIL 3 0 2.7 1-0 0 0.00 1.13 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .300
vs NYN 2 0 2.0 0-0 0 4.50 2.00 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .375
vs PHI 3 0 2.0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
vs PIT 11 0 8.3 0-1 0 5.40 1.44 2 0 2 12 1 1 0 2 4 1 1 0 .314
vs STL 7 0 7.7 1-0 0 1.17 1.57 1 0 0 6 5 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 .241
vs SD 2 0 2.0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
vs SF 4 0 4.3 0-1 0 2.08 1.62 1 0 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250
vs WAS 3 0 2.3 1-0 0 3.86 1.71 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 .333