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  1. Rockies failed to cash in on John AxfordRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Purple Row

    ... a lot of responsibility in the bullpen in the month of May, as LaTroy Hawkins struggled to get batters out and Adam Ottavino hit the disabled list after he partially tore his UCL, ending his season. Axford stepped up and took over the closer role ...

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  2. Colorado falters late again as Axford issues costly walks to CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... he was on the mound, not allowing a run in five games and racking up three saves. At the time, the loss of Adam Ottavino to Tommy John surgery , while tough news for the Rockies, seemed a little less damaging because of Axford's late-inning ...

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  3. Rockies closer John Axford is not sweating impending trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... I'm a Rockie right now and I will continue to be one, until I'm not." Axford took over the closer role from Adam Ottavino when Ottavino underwent season-ending Tommy John surgery in early May. Axford, whose fastball reaches 95 mph, will not become ...

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  4. Axford finds serenity on Coors Field moundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... turned into a spot on the 40-man roster. He's back on the top of his game, assuming the closer role after Adam Ottavino underwent Tommy John surgery. He's not only converted the 10 save opportunities -- the rest of the Rockies staff is 5-for-10 -- ...

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  5. Axford steps effectively into closer roleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    ... during the offseason, partly at the behest of LaTroy Hawkins -- who lost the closer job early in the season. Adam Ottavino was closer briefly but suffered a season-ending elbow injury. It was good the Rockies could turn to Axford, who had pitched ...

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  6. Pitching needs to improve quickly for Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to a .217 batting average. Yes, it's been an up-and-down year for Rockies pitchers and the loss of closer Adam Ottavino (who hadn't allowed an earned run in 10.1 innings of work this season) to season-ending surgery will not help a bullpen that has ...

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  7. Rough weather has relievers well restedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    ... staff has had to absorb seeing two closers injured. LaTroy Hawkins threw a bullpen session on Sunday, but Adam Ottavino , who supplanted Hawkins as closer in the season's second week, is gone for the year because of Tommy John surgery. But the ...

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  8. Rockies closer Adam Ottavino a good bet to bounce back from Tommy John surgeryRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Purple Row

    Ottavino underwent Tommy John surgery Thursday and will soon begin a long road to recovery. Fortunately, he's well-equipped to handle it.

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  9. Crisp comes off DL, makes debut in leadoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | ESPN

    The Royals are hopeful that right fielder Alex Rios, who suffered a fractured left hand April 13, will be able to return to the team in two weeks. With closer Adam Ottavino possibly done for the season, Rockies manager Walt Weiss said he's comfortable giving the job to John Axford.

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  10. Samardzija drops appeal of five-game banRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | ESPN

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Jeff Samardzija dropped the appeal of his five-game suspension Wednesday and will begin serving the punishment immediately. With closer Adam Ottavino possibly done for the season, Rockies manager Walt Weiss said he's comfortable giving the job to John Axford.

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  11. In-progress: Nats' Harper opens with 3 homersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | ESPN

    ... and will miss at least one game after crashing face-first into the padded right-field wall. With closer Adam Ottavino possibly done for the season, Rockies manager Walt Weiss said he's comfortable giving the job to John Axford. The Royals are ...

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  12. Rockies confident Axford will succeed as closerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | ESPN

    ... aim at each other Sunday night -- a baseball tradition that needs to be ejected from the game. With closer Adam Ottavino possibly done for the season with a partial tear of his ulnar collateral ligament, Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss said he's ...

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  13. Ottavino likely to have Tommy John surgeryRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    Rockies closer Adam Ottavino will visit noted orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday, with the likely outcome being season-ending Tommy John surgery to repair a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. Ottavino was off to a great start this season, and had supplanted LaTroy Hawkins as the Rockies' closer.

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  14. Colorado Rockies designate Jorge Rondon for assignment, select the contract of LHP Ken RobertsRead the original story

    May 2, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... Rondon off of waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals in November. The team called him up last weekend after Adam Ottavino went on the disabled list. Rondon's role was supposed to be bullpen depth-every team needs it. But after Rondon failed to record ...

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  15. Meet The Newest Colorado Rockies Reliever, Jorge RondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Rox Pile

    Mar 23, 2014; Jupiter, FL, USA; St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Jorge Rondon delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros at Roger Dean Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Jorge Rondon was recalled by the Colorado Rockies after Adam Ottavino was placed on the disabled list Monday .

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  16. Rockies place Ottavino on disabled list; Axford to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    The Rockies placed Adam Ottavino on the disabled list on Monday and replaced him for the time being with veteran John Axford in the closer's role, manager Walt Weiss said prior to his club's game against the D-backs at Chase Field. Ottavino is nursing triceps inflammation in his right arm.

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  17. Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Adam Ottavino #0 throws in the ninth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Daily Camera

    The Rockies lost another closer to the disabled list Monday, taking right-hander Adam Ottavino off the roster with a right triceps injury. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list and Colorado called up righty Jorge Rondon from Triple-A Albuquerque to take his bullpen spot.

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  18. Colorado Rockies' Adam Ottavino Heads To The DLRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Rox Pile

    Jun 12, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Rockies pitcher Adam Ottavino reacts in the dugout after being taken out of the game during the eighth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Coors Field. The Rockies won 10-3.

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  19. Reds place Bailey on DL with sprained elbowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | ESPN

    ... game has been postponed due to protests outside the stadium. The Colorado Rockies have placed closer Adam Ottavino on the 15-day disabled list with right triceps inflammation and recalled right-hander Jorge Rondon from Triple-A Albuquerque. It's ...

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  20. Colorado Rockies place closer Adam Ottavino on disabled list, recall Jorge RondonRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Purple Row

    Rockies closer Adam Ottavino has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with right triceps inflammation, the team announced today: To fill Ottavino's spot on the roster, the Rockies have recalled reliever Jorge Rondon from Triple-A Albuquerque. Rondon was in the Rockies clubhouse yesterday, despite no move being announced to add him to the roster.

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