Per Giants, Jeremy Affeldt is announcing his retirement.
Hardball Talk "Giants left-hander Jeremy Affeldt has decided to retire after an injury wrecked year, calling it a career at age 36 following 14 seasons in the majors with the Giants, Royals, Rockies, and Reds. Affeldt was a top prospect as a starting pitcher in the Royals’ farm system, but mostly struggled as..." October 01
Bochy said good chance Joe Panik is in the lineup for #SFGiants tomorrow. Affeldt also will be activated and ready to pitch.
Affeldt has a torn ligament but was told surgery is not necessary and he should be able to pitch again this season -- with two knee braces.
Bochy pre-game: Affeldt likely back next Tuesday or Wednesday; Aoki doing well, will take BP again today.
Jeremy Affeldt has been assigned to AAA Sacramento for a rehab assignment. #sfgiants
Affeldt put on DL with left shoulder strain. Broadway called up.
CSN Bay Area "The Giants had won Game 7 of the World Series, Madison Bumgarner turned in a relief performance for the ages and amid the clubhouse celebration, someone asked Jeremy Affeldt if it mattered to him that the official scorers did not give him the winning decision. “Nah, Bum deserves it because he..." October 30
CSN Bay Area "The Beard is back. It’s your choice whether you still fear it. The Dodgers activated right-hander Brian Wilson from the disabled list Tuesday afternoon, and the one-time Giants World Series hero will be available to face his former club as the rivals begin a three-game series at AT&T..." April 16
As expected, Affeldt activated, Perez optioned. #SFGiants
Bochy made it clear Affeldt will need more than two minor league rehab outings. Said "report probably matched the box score" last night.
Giants place Scutaro and Affeldt on DL, Kieschnick designated for assignment.
CBS Sports "Giants left-handed reliever Jeremy Affeldt is set to open the season on the disabled list after spraining the MCL in his right knee. Giants manager Bruce Bochy informed the media of the issue after Affeldt's outing Wednesday night. “He felt it during the game,” Bochy said (mercurynews.com). “He..." March 27
Affeldt will be placed on DL with MCL strain in right knee. Out a week to 10 days, Bochy said.
CSN Bay Area "Jeremy Affeldt took a flight to Philadelphia on the advice of Giants trainer Dave Groeschner to see a specialist about his stubborn left groin injury. He expected to get an MRI exam have a five-minute conversation and fly right back. “He comes back and says 'Here are the reasons why you need..." September 29
Affeldt expected to be out 4-6 weeks, Bochy said. MRI showed moderate strain.
Bochy said Affeldt is getting an MRI. Sounds resigned he'll go to the DL. "That's a dangerous area."
San Francisco Chronicle "Jeremy Affeldt's father was career Air Force, which meant a lot of moving around. When Jeremy was in second grade, the Affeldts were living in Guam. On a vacation to Thailand, Affeldt was walking ahead of his father when a man grabbed his arm and tried to pull him into a building. Only years..." May 25
San Francisco Chronicle "And the first Giant to go on the disabled list in the regular season is reliever Jeremy Affeldt, who will be placed on the 15-day DL with a strained right oblique. Big right-hander Jean Michi has been recalled from Triple-A Fresno and is on his way to Milwaukee, though manager Bruce Bochy was..." April 16