John Axford

Cleveland Indians #44 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 04/01/83
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 220
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Thursday news and notes: Tribe defense AWOL

The Tribe has the worst defense in the AL and, to make it worse, they're missing easy plays.

McAllister excellent as Tribe wins first game 2-0

The Cleveland Indians defeated the San Diego Padres 2-0 in the first game of Wednesday's doubleheader. Zach McAllister pitched one of the games of his career to lead the way.

Split Squad Sadness: Brewers lose to Indians, Cubs

Here's a recap of the final spring training doubleheader of 2014.

The Ax-Man Cometh

The Cleveland Indians signed relief pitcher John Axford in order to give the bullpen a sense of dependability that was lacking in the latter innings last season.

Interview with Cardinals Pitcher Joe Kelly

Despite being extremely busy with Spring Training, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Joe Kelly took the time to answer some questions for Viva El Birdos. Questions ranged from In-N-Out Burger to what it was like to pitch in a World Series game.

Feller Museum May Close - Indians News 2/13

Indians make minor league depth signing, Brohio has a new governor, and Bob Feller's museum in jeopardy

Tribe signs YouTube star Nyjer Morgan

The Cleveland Indians have agreed to terms with outfielder Nyjer Morgan.

John Axford was tipping his pitches in Milwaukee

Newly acquired Cleveland Indians closer John Axford was tipping his pitches until he arrived in St. Louis last summer.

News & Links 1/13: Don't Sweat the Pitching

Tribe pitching might be stronger than we expected, but the A-Rod news is just about as overbearing as we expected.

MLB roundup: Pill in Korea, Axford bonuses

Another MLB player could head to Korea, Axford is official in Cleveland, and more from around the league.

MLB Rumors: Padres and the available bullpen arms

There are some high-profile relievers available this offseason such as Joaquin Benoit, Grant Balfour, and Fernando Rodney. The Padres appear to be linked to Benoit, but what if they weren't?

Tribe signs John Axford for $4.5M plus incentives

The Cleveland Indians have agreed to terms with relief pitcher John Axford, who's likely to be the teams new closer in 2014.

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