John Axford Toronto



This Toronto Blue Jays alternate jersey was worn by John Axford for the 2018 Canada Day home game, hosting the Detroit Tigers.

John Axford, nicknamed “Ax Man”, is a Canadian professional baseball pitcher from Simcoe, Ontario. Axford has played 11 seasons in the MLB, pitching for the Milwaukee Brewers, the Toronto Blue Jays, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Cleveland Indians, the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Colorado Rockies, the Oakland Athletics, the Los Angeles Dodgers. Axford led the National League in saves in 2011 and won the Rolaids Relief Man Award that year.