Free-agent reliever Affeldt signs two-year deal with Giants
SAN FRANCISCO -- Jeremy Affeldt had considered looking for a job as a closer this offseason. Then San Francisco offered a contract the reliever couldn't pass up.
Affeldt became the first of the 171 players who filed for free agency to agree to a contract, striking an $8 million, two-year deal Monday with the Giants -- a team that has wanted him for two years.
"One of the things is they didn't mess around too much. That's what my agent, Mike Moye, and I were really impressed ...
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