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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

2018 RotoWire Projections

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2018 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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2018 ADP:  678.4

Rank (RP): Hidden

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 195   DOB: 4/1/1983   DRAFTED: No   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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Min AB:  
Batter Team AB H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS SLG OBP OPS
Yadier Molina STL 17 3 .176 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 1 .176 .222 .399
Matt Holliday 16 5 .313 2 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 .438 .421 .859
Pedro Alvarez 14 4 .286 1 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 .357 .375 .732
Carlos Beltran 14 4 .286 0 0 1 6 1 5 1 0 .500 .333 .833
Brandon Phillips 14 3 .214 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .214 .267 .481
Starlin Castro MIA 13 4 .308 1 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 .385 .308 .692
Neil Walker 12 4 .333 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Hunter Pence SF 12 1 .083 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .083 .154 .237
Troy Tulowitzki TOR 11 6 .545 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.091 .545 1.636
Chris Heisey 11 3 .273 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .273 .273 .545
Colby Rasmus 11 3 .273 0 0 1 2 2 3 0 0 .545 .385 .930
Joey Votto CIN 11 3 .273 1 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 .636 .385 1.021
Garrett Jones 11 2 .182 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 .182 .357 .539
Jay Bruce NY-N 11 1 .091 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 .091 .231 .322
Albert Pujols ANA 11 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .000 .083 .083
Andrew McCutchen SF 10 4 .400 0 0 2 3 4 2 0 0 1.000 .533 1.533
Chase Headley SD 10 3 .300 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 .300 .364 .664
Norichika Aoki 10 1 .100 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .100 .182 .282
Ian Desmond COL 10 0 .000 0 0 0 0 2 5 2 1 .000 .167 .167
Andrelton Simmons ANA 9 3 .333 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Zack Cozart ANA 9 2 .222 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .556 .300 .856
David Freese PIT 9 2 .222 0 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 .556 .222 .778
Aramis Ramirez 9 2 .222 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 .222 .222 .444
Alfonso Soriano 9 1 .111 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .111 .200 .311
Jimmy Rollins 9 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Dexter Fowler STL 8 5 .625 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1.375 .625 2.000
Clint Barmes 8 4 .500 1 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 1.375 .556 1.931
Will Venable 8 3 .375 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 .500 .375 .875
Marwin Gonzalez HOU 8 2 .250 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .250 .625
Todd Helton 8 2 .250 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .333 .583
Matt Kemp LA 8 2 .250 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .375 .333 .708
Ryan Ludwick 8 2 .250 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 .625 .400 1.025
Gaby Sanchez 8 2 .250 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 .625 .333 .958
Ryan Doumit 8 1 .125 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 .500 .222 .722
Paul Goldschmidt AZ 8 1 .125 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 0 .125 .200 .325
Justin Upton ANA 8 1 .125 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .125 .375
Logan Morrison 8 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Marlon Byrd 7 5 .714 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .857 .667 1.524
Ronny Cedeno 7 4 .571 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .571 .571 1.143
Joe Mauer MIN 7 4 .571 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .714 .571 1.286
Steve Pearce TOR 7 4 .571 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 .571 .556 1.127
David DeJesus 7 3 .429 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 0 .857 .429 1.286
Ryan Zimmerman WAS 7 3 .429 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .429 .556 .984
Darwin Barney 7 2 .286 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .286 .375 .661
Matt Carpenter STL 7 2 .286 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 .286 .500 .786
Carlos Gonzalez 7 2 .286 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .571
Eric Hosmer 7 2 .286 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .375 .661
Chris Iannetta COL 7 1 .143 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .286 .250 .536
Jose Altuve HOU 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .125
Ben Revere 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Skip Schumaker 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .222 .222
Seth Smith 7 0 .000 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .000 .125 .125
Geovany Soto 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .125
Michael Cuddyer 6 4 .667 1 0 1 4 0 2 0 0 1.333 .667 2.000
Adrian Beltre TEX 6 3 .500 1 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 1.167 .429 1.595
Robinson Cano SEA 6 3 .500 0 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 1.000 .500 1.500
Omar Infante 6 3 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .571 1.071
Elvis Andrus TEX 6 2 .333 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 .333 .429 .762
Lance Berkman 6 2 .333 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .667 .429 1.095
Allen Craig 6 2 .333 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .333 .500 .833
Chris Denorfia 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Jason Giambi 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .333 .429 .762
Jose Tabata 6 2 .333 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .429 .929
Jose Abreu CHI-A 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Todd Frazier 6 1 .167 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 .667 .375 1.042
Jon Jay 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Kelly Johnson 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Buster Posey SF 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Denard Span TB 6 1 .167 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .167 .500
George Springer HOU 6 1 .167 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 .667 .286 .952
Michael Taylor WAS 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Jayson Werth 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Brian Dozier MIN 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .000 .250 .250
Erik Kratz NY-A 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Nelson Cruz SEA 5 4 .800 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .800 .833 1.633
Steve Clevenger 5 3 .600 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .800 .600 1.400
Xavier Paul 5 3 .600 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 .600 1.600
Michael Bourn 5 2 .400 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .600 .500 1.100
Ike Davis 5 2 .400 1 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.200 .500 1.700
Yunel Escobar 5 2 .400 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .400 .400 .800
Ryan Hanigan 5 2 .400 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .400 .571 .971
Bryce Harper WAS 5 2 .400 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .400 .500 .900
Russell Martin TOR 5 2 .400 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .600 .500 1.100
J.D. Martinez 5 2 .400 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 .400 1.400
Dioner Navarro 5 2 .400 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 .800 .429 1.229
Rougned Odor TEX 5 2 .400 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .400 .500 .900
Josh Reddick HOU 5 2 .400 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .600 .400 1.000
Gregor Blanco 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Jason Castro MIN 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Brandon Crawford SF 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 .200 .167 .367
Daniel Descalso AZ 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .200 .200 .400
Josh Donaldson TOR 5 1 .200 1 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 .400 .429 .829
Andre Ethier 5 1 .200 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .800 .429 1.229
Kosuke Fukudome 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Carlos Gomez 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Didi Gregorius NY-A 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Reed Johnson 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Leonys Martin DET 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Mike Moustakas 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .333 .533
A.J. Pollock AZ 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Alexei Ramirez 5 1 .200 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 .800 .200 1.000
Travis Snider 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Mark Teixeira 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Ty Wigginton 5 1 .200 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .400 .200 .600
David Wright NY-N 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Delwyn Young 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Chris Young 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Carlos Correa HOU 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .000 .167 .167
Stephen Drew 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .000 .167 .167
Jonny Gomes 5 0 .000 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Yasmani Grandal LA 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Josh Harrison PIT 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jonathan Herrera 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Nomar Mazara TEX 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Mitch Moreland BOS 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Justin Morneau 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jose Reyes 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .167 .167