Jeremy Affeldt understands passion. With passion, his dream of being a major league baseball player became a reality in 2002 after being drafted right out of high school by the Kansas City Royals. 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 Affleldt'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 Affeldt'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. Book jacket.
To Stir a Movement
Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
Life, Justice, and Major League Baseball
Mind, Body & Spirit