Axford hopes to bolster Bucs bullpen

Looking to add more bullpen help after the Jason Grilli-for-Ernesto Frieri swap worked out so badly the Pirates recently acquired right-hander John Axford from the Indians. He’ll work in a setup role in front of closer Mark Melancon. In four appearances for the Bucs Axford has allowed one run.'s George Von Benko spoke with Axford.

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