To Stir a Movement by Jeremy Affeldt
Life, Justice, and Major League Baseball

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Jeremy Affeldt understands passion. With passion, his dream of being a major league baseball player became a reality in 1997. With passion, he battled injuries that plagued the early years of his career. With passion, he struck out the side of the Detroit Tigers line-up in the 8th inning of the final game of the 2012 World Series. Jeremy Affeldt’s passion doesn’t end when he walks off the field. As an outspoken advocate against human trafficking and a committed servant against injustice, Jeremy Affeldt has made a significant mark in this world. To Stir a Movement details Jeremy Affleldt’s journey from a military brat and self-centered, hot-tempered, high school athlete to a two-time world series champ and Christ follower. Through this firsthand account, discover a side of Jeremy Affeldt that goes beyond the field. Whether helping the trafficked find freedom, the thirsty receive water, or the hungry obtain food, Jeremy Affeldt is using his voice to demolish the barriers that stand between everyday people and the injustice around them.

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Jeremy Affeldt is a two-time World Series champion pitcher for the San Francisco Giants. He was his team's 2011 nomination for the Roberto Clement Award and was voted MLB Setup Man of the Year in 2009. Affeldt was also recognized for his anti-slavery efforts with a nomination for the Jefferson Award for Public Service.
Published March 1, 2013 by Nazarene Publishing House. 121 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Sports & Outdoors. Non-fiction

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Affeldt is passionate about baseball, his faith, and social justice. With a straightforward style, the World Series–champion pitcher weaves his various interests together in this memoir. The book is a

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In this autobiography, San Francisco Giants relief pitcher and two-time World Series Champion Affeldt details his transformation from an arrogant, self-centered military brat to a fully committed follower of Christ, dedicated to social justice and activism. Although the title is clearly written f...

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