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Plain Dealer Feb 23, 2015

John Axford's perfect Oscar run derailed Sunday night: MLB news, updates, links

Former Tribe closer John Axford goes 17-for-24 in his Oscar picks on Sunday night. Axford is in camp as a non-roster player with Colorado.

Rotation depth a concern for Brewers

Phoenix The Milwaukee Brewers starting rotation at this point is about as clear-cut as it gets. In no particular order, Kyle Lohse, Matt Garza, Wily Peralta, Mike Fiers and Jimmy Nelson enter spring training as the teams top five.Beyond that, the picture becomes much murkier. Taylor Jungmann, a first-round draft pick of the Brewers in 2011, enters camp No. 6 on the depth chart while Michael Blazek, a former reliever acquired in the 2013 trade of John Axford, currently stands as the No. 7.Melvin said he had some talks in the offseason with the representatives for former Brewer Carlos...
Denver Post Feb 10, 2015
Jon Gray, John Axford, Tommy Murphy among intriguing invites to Rockies camp

Jon Gray, John Axford, Tommy Murphy among intriguing invites to Rockies camp

The Rockies on Tuesday announced the 24 non-roster players receiving invitations to this year's major-league spring training camp.

Colorado will look at John Axford

Reliever John Axford agreed to a minor-league contract with the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday and will try to earn a job as a setup man for closer LaTroy Hawkins.
Toronto Star Feb 3, 2015
John Axford signs with Colorado Rockies

John Axford signs with Colorado Rockies

Scratch the former Canadian closer off the list of potential Blue Jays bullpen options.
KFFL Feb 2, 2015

Rockies | John Axford financials

Colorado Rockies RP John Axford will make $2.6 million if he makes the major league ...
Denver Post Feb 2, 2015
Rockies sign pitcher John Axford to minor-league deal

Rockies sign pitcher John Axford to minor-league deal

According to the Rockies' official transactions page, the club has signed former Milwaukee Brewers and Cleveland Indians closer John Axford to a minor-league deal.
Rotoworld Feb 2, 2015

Rox sign John Axford to a minor league deal - John Axford (R) Colorado Rockies

Rockies signed RHP John Axford to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
KFFL Feb 2, 2015

Rockies | John Axford signed

Free-agent RP John Axford (Pirates) has signed a minor league deal with the Colorado Rockies.

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