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Denver Post Jun 30, 2015
John Axford leaves Rockies again for family matters; Colorado goes with closer committee

John Axford leaves Rockies again for family matters; Colorado goes with closer committee

A slurry of pitching moves Tuesday took another closer from the Rockies' bullpen, after Colorado moved right-hander John Axford to the family medical emergency list.
Denver Post Jun 25, 2015
Rockies give up 3 runs late with John Axford as D-backs rally to win

Rockies give up 3 runs late with John Axford as D-backs rally to win

For five rainy minutes during pregame batting practice Wednesday night at Coors Field — in this American Amazon known as Denver — John Axford volunteered as a standing sandbag.
Denver Post Jun 24, 2015
Rockies closer John Axford is sure to attract other teams' interest

Rockies closer John Axford is sure to attract other teams' interest

Rockies closer John Axford will be a hot commodity, perhaps sooner rather than later.
Denver Post Jun 11, 2015
John Axford has been Mr. Dependable for the Rockies

John Axford has been Mr. Dependable for the Rockies

Through the first third of the season, the Rockies have been the epitome of inconsistency. The exception has been the work of their closers.

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