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AXFORD AXED: With John Axford out as Brewers closer, the colorful K-Rod has a chance to close in on his 300th save. K-Rod earned a save for the Brew Crew on Tuesday and Wednesday this week. To complement our recommendations for second half hitters to watch, here are some second half pitchers to watch for the 2012 season.  Picking up these strong arms can help your stretch drive to getting the Yoohoo dumped over your head. Francisco Rodriguez, Brewers — With the demotion of John Axford in Milwaukee, K-Rod is back as a closer and he’s just 6 saves away from becoming the 24th pitcher in MLB history with 300 saves.  Learn who K-Rod’s mentor was here. Sergio Romo, Giants — Sergio Romo is not the closer…yet.  But, with Santiago Casilla having blown 4 of the last 6 Giants save opportunities, he may be soon.  Casilla has 6 blown saves on the year and has seen his ERA baloon from 1.59 to 3.34 in the past 10 outings as he continues to struggle with a blister.  Romo, on the other hand, sport...
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