Oakland A's reliever John Axford makes his 2016 Oscars predictions


John Axford is one of eight panelists tabbed by ABC to predict who will win the top Oscar awards, and he sees Leonardo DiCaprio finally winning an Academy Award. See the rest of his picks at

A's reliever John Axford is more than merely a film aficionado. He's produced his own film, presented films at the Milwaukee Film Festival, and in 2014 he was a perfect 18-for-18 in his Oscar predictions.

In the last three years, Axford is 49-for-57 in his Oscars picks. He was 17-for-24 last year.