Jeremy Affeldt is in the final year of his contract with the San Francisco Giants. As an effective left-handed reliever who will turn 33 this year, Affeldt figures to find continue his major league career, whether it's with the Giants or another team. However, the club that signs Affeldt for next year (and possibly beyond) may want to hire someone else to help him with taking care of duties at home.
It has not been a very good year for fans of the San Francisco Giants. Injuries to pitchers Ryan Vogelsong and Jeremy Affeldt as well as center fielder Angel Pagan have left the roster thin, and down years from former aces Matt Cain... Read Post
Earlier this offseason, when the San Francisco Giants re-signed reliever Jeremy Affeldt to a three-year, $18 million contract, I argued that the club overpaid to retain the 33-year-old lefty. The Giants have since given a three-year... Read Post