Description: Giants reliever Jeremy Affeldt has been diagnosed with a strained MCL. SOURCE: Andrew Baggarly, Comcast Sportsnet Bay Area
Insight: He's going to be out of commission for at least the next 10-to-14 days. As a setup man, Affeldt's fantasy impact is minimal.
9/18/2013 6:19:00 PM
Description: San Francisco reliever Jeremy Affeldt won't pitch again this season. SOURCE: Henry Schulman, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: Affeldt's return from a groin injury lasted all of one game. He'll finish the 2013 campaign with a 1-5 record in 39 relief appearances (3.74 ERA in 33 2/3 IP).
9/12/2013 6:35:00 PM
Description: Giants setup man Jeremy Affeldt has been activated from the disabled list.
Insight: A groin strain has kept him out since late July. Lefties are hitting just .167 versus Affeldt (1-4, 3.51 ERA) this season.
7/22/2013 6:44:00 PM
Description: A groin strain will sideline Giants lefty Jeremy Affeldt for the next 4-to-6 weeks. SOURCE: Andrew Baggarly, Comcast Sports Bay Area
Insight: Affeldt's absence will be felt, just not in fantasy. He hasn't recorded a save for the Giants since 2012.
7/21/2013 10:37:00 AM
Description: It looks like San Francisco reliever Jeremy Affeldt is headed to the disabled list. SOURCE: Andrew Baggarly, Comcast Sports Bay Area
Insight: Affeldt strained his groin Saturday in a relief appearance against the Diamondbacks. He leads the team with 11 holds this season.
4/17/2013 6:45:00 PM
Description: Giants reliever Jeremy Affeldt has been diagnosed with a strained right oblique. He'll head to the disabled list. SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: Affeldt (5.79 ERA in six appearances) has been a reliable lefthanded specialist for San Francisco but he isn't much of a fantasy asset.
11/12/2012 10:11:00 PM
Description: Reliever Jeremy Affeldt has agreed to a new three-year deal to remain in San Francisco.
Insight: Affeldt had a strong year for the Giants in 2012 (2.70 ERA). He'll only have fantasy relevance in leagues that count holds as a statistic.
7/21/2010 8:48:00 AM
Description: Affeldt picked up his third save of the season on Tuesday against the Dodgers.
Insight: Affeldt gave up one hit, walked none and struck out two as he was used since Brian Wilson was unavailable after pitching in four straight games. (SportsBuff.com)
4/8/2010 8:15:00 AM
Description: Affeldt pitched 1.1 innings, allowing only one hit and no runs against the Astros on Wednesday.
Insight: Affeldt got the win out of the bullpen for the Giants. (SportsBuff.com)
7/25/2009 1:36:00 PM
Description: Affeldt pitched a perfect eighth inning Friday for his 27th straight scoreless frame.
Insight: Affeldt, who lowered his ERA to 1.14 on the season, has been fantastic. Don't be surprised if he gets some save opportunities if Brian Wilson falters or needs rest down the stretch. (SportsBuff.com)
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