Jeremy Affeldt RP SF 7 Months

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) is scheduled to pitch an inning in Monday's Cactus League contest against the Padres.

The veteran left-hander missed the final two months of the 2013 regular season with a strained left groin, and has been brought along cautiously in his rehab. He still has sufficient time to get himself game-ready before the start of the regular season.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF 9 Months

Giants general manager Brian Sabean said Monday that Jeremy Affeldt (groin) is nearing 100 percent.

Affeldt missed most of the last two months of the season due to a left groin strain, but it doesn't sound like he'll be behind at all in spring training. The veteran left-hander posted a 3.74 ERA and 1.31 WHIP in 33 2/3 innings this past season.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Sep 18 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) is done for the year.

Affeldt was activated from the disabled list last week after missing 50 games with a left groin strain, but he felt renewed groin discomfort during a recent relief appearance. The veteran left-hander wound up posting a 3.74 ERA and 1.31 WHIP in 33 2/3 innings this season. He is under contract through 2015.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Sep 12 '13

Giants activated LHP Jeremy Affeldt from the 15-day disabled list.

Affeldt wound up missing a total of 50 games because of a left groin strain. The left-hander had a 3.51 ERA and 1.26 WHIP in 38 appearances before hitting the shelf.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Sep 10 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) will be activated from the disabled list Wednesday.

The left-hander has been out since July 21 due to a left groin strain. Affeldt will return to his setup role and a 3.51 ERA and 1.26 WHIP over 38 appearances.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Sep 03 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) is scheduled to throw another simulated game Friday.

It will come after a successful two-inning simulated game on Tuesday. There's no timetable for Affeldt's return, but he seems likely to be back before long.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Sep 02 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) is scheduled to throw a simulated inning on Tuesday afternoon.

Affeldt has been throwing off a bullpen mound for two weeks and should be ready to rejoin the Giants' relief corps within the next seven days. The left-hander has been out since July 21 due to a left groin strain.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Aug 25 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) could face hitters early next week.

Affeldt threw off a mound on Saturday for the first time since landing on the disabled list. He'll throw another bullpen session Monday and could take the next step shortly after that. He's looking at an early September return.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Aug 25 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) threw off a mound on Saturday.

It's the first time he's done so since landing on the DL over a month ago with a strained groin. Affeldt's next step hasn't been determined yet, but it's reasonable to assume that he could be activated early next month as long as he can avoid a setback.

Jeremy Affeldt RP SF Aug 01 '13

Jeremy Affeldt (groin) played light catch on Thursday.

It's the first time he's thrown since landing on the disabled list last month with a strained groin. "It was just step and throw. I didn't really activate anything," Affeldt said. "We didn't try to test it. But it felt pretty good." Affeldt isn't expected back until September.