Found May 14, 2012 on NESN.com:
Milwaukee pitcher John Axford had somewhere to be after Friday night's game against the Chicago Cubs, so the closer did the polite thing and left a note at his locker for any inquiring reporters. Axford had just blown a save in the ninth inning, giving up three runs. The miscue was momentous -- it broke Axford's streak of 49 saves in a row. Axford may have been smart to get himself yanked, though. The game would eventually go 13 innings and five hours, and Axford had something a bit more pressing to tend to. With his wife in labor, Axford...
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