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Jeremy Affeldt returned $500,000 to Giants after noticing contract error

Are you as honest as Jeremy Affeldt? In his new book, the San Francisco Giants relief pitcher says he returned $500,000 to the team after noticing a clerical error in his contract. The San Francisco Chronicle’s Henry Schulman shares what happened. According to Schulman, Affeldt writes that he was set to earn $4 million in 2010 from the team. They negotiated a two-year contract...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 15, 2013  |  13 Comments

SF Giants Rumors: No Melky Return, Affeldt Contract Details

  Photo Courtesy of Marko Realmonte For those of you that were hoping to see Melky Cabrera back in a San Francisco Giants uniform, it’s not going to happen. Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle says (via Twitter) ESPN Deportes reports that Cabrera has a two-year deal for $16 million with Toronto.   Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com says (via Twitter) the Melk Men can...

SF Giants Rumors: Affeldt Deal Near, Swisher Interest, Burriss Elects For Free Agency

  SFGiantsBaseball.net Bob Nightengale of USA Today says (via Twitter) the San Francisco Giants remain confident they will sign relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt to a 3-year deal for $18 million.   Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com says outfielder Nick Swisher is drawing interest from several teams. Heyman speculates that the Giants are one of those teams. Heyman also believes it will take...

Jeremy Affeldt suffers a knee injury by lifting his 4-year-old son

Some players just can’t seem to stay healthy, and Jeremy Affeldt admits he is one of those players. What makes his injury history so fascinating is the way in which he hurts himself. Last September, the Giants reliever had to shut it down for the season after he injured his hand trying to separate frozen hamburgers. Affeldt suffered another injury in his home this past weekend...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 02, 2012  |  1 Comment

Giants' Affeldt hurt playing with son

Giants reliever Jeremy Affeldt has, for the second time in just eight months, landed on the disabled list because of a freak injury inside his own home. Last September his season was ended early when he severely sliced his non-throwing hand separating frozen hamburgers. This time he sprained the medial collateral ligament in his right knee catching his 4-year-old son, who had jumped...
Via Fox Sports
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss
MEDICAL MATTER

Giants P hurt in weird way

Giants pitcher Jeremy Affeldt is one of the kings of bizarre injuries. His latest one will make you laugh and scratch your head.

Via Rumors and Rants
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Someone Wrap Jeremy Affeldt In Bubble Wrap

San Francisco Giants reliever Jeremy Affeldt might want to spend his time away from the ballpark in a bubble. Seriously. In September, Affeldt sliced his non-throwing hand to the bone while separating frozen hamburgers (has happened to the best of us). But now, Affeldt’s home life has injured him again. The left-hander sprained his right knee Saturday night catching his 4-year...
Via Rumors and Rants
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss
SPECIAL CEREMONY

Bryan Stow's son throws out first pitch

Tyler Stow, the son of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow, threw out the first pitch during the Giants' home opener after his father symbolically gave him the baseball. Bryan Stow is going through intensive rehabilitation after he suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was viciously beaten last year on opening day at Dodger Stadium. Giants’ reliever Jeremy Affeldt accompanied...
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
April 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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