Giants pitcher returned $500K after contract error


For San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt, the answer was yes. The overpayment happened when the team negotiated a contract extension with him back in 2010.

His deal called for him to earn $4 million, but a clerical error listed that amount as $4.5 million. Both parties signed the contract without realizing the mistake.

Affeldt returned the money even though legally, the money was his.

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