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JEREMY AFFELDT RUMORS

Scoring change gives Affeldt Game 7 win

Madison Bumgarner will have to settle for the longest save in World Series history rather than a Game 7 win. Bumgarner was originally credited by the official scorers with the win after throwing five innings of shutout relief to close out San Francisco's 3-2 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday night. But after consulting with the Elias Sports Bureau, Bumgarner was credited...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Pitching Backward: Sing, Sing, Sing, for the Unsung Affeldt by Jeff Long

A bit more quietly, Jeremy Affeldt is approaching postseason records as impressive as Madison Bumgarner`s.
Via Baseball Prospectus
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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...

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
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
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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