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John Axford | Relief Pitcher | #61

Team: Oakland Athletics
Age / DOB:  (33) / 4/1/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'5" / 220
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Canisius
Drafted: 2006 / UDFA / NYY
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John Axford confirmed Saturday that he will once again represent Canada in the World Baseball Classic this spring.
It's the second time that the veteran right-hander has represented his country in the tournament. Axford registered a 3.97 ERA, 1.45 WHIP and 60/30 K/BB ratio across 65 2/3 innings in his first season with the A's in 2016. Jan 28 - 1:32 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGGSWLSVHOLDIPHRERBBKCGSHOERAWHIP
2009MLW7000107.253369003.521.43
2010MLW50082243584217162776002.481.19
2011MLW7402246073.25919162586001.951.14
2012MLW7505835369.16142363993004.671.44
2013STL75077019657332292665004.021.52
2014PIT6202410254.24326243663003.951.45
2015COL6004525255.25627263262004.201.58
2016OAK6806431565.26530293060003.971.45
Career Totals:4710343214444449.2404196179221514003.611.40

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Stephen Vogt
2Josh Phegley
3Bruce Maxwell
1B1Ryon Healy
2B1Jed Lowrie
2Adam Rosales
3Joe Wendle
SS1Marcus Semien
2Chad Pinder
3Franklin Barreto
4Yairo Munoz
3B1Trevor Plouffe
2Renato Nunez
3Jermaine Curtis
LF1Khris Davis
2Jaycob Brugman
3Jaff Decker
CF1Rajai Davis
2Jake Smolinski
3Alejandro De Aza
RF1Matt Joyce
2Matt Olson
3Andrew Lambo
DH1Yonder Alonso
2Mark Canha
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Sonny Gray
2Kendall Graveman
3Sean Manaea
4Andrew Triggs
5Jharel Cotton
6Daniel Mengden
7Raul Alcantara
8Chris Bassitt
9Paul Blackburn
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Ryan Madson
2Sean Doolittle
3Santiago Casilla
4John Axford
5Ryan Dull
6Liam Hendriks
7Daniel Coulombe
8Bobby Wahl
9Simon Castro
10Tyler Sturdevant