Relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt of the San Francisco Giants has started to garner a lot of media attention in the last month and not just because of his skills on the mound. He recently received his team’s nomination for the Roberto Clemente Award which is given annually to a player who demonstrates the values the lateRoberto Clemente displayed in his commitment to community and understanding the value of helping others. His participation with Not For Sale and Team Free2Play has started to make headlines. This season he has pledged $100 for every strikeout he throws, $100 for every game saved, and $100 for every hold to Team Free2Play.
To read more about Jeremy Affeldt’s efforts to allow all kids the right to be free to dream, play, and read this October 18th article from mlb.com.
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The San Francisco Giants are on the road to becoming the World Series Champions this year! Check your local listings for coverage of every game as we cheer them on and follow Jeremy’s postseason action on the Free2Play Facebook page.