Trevor Hoffman

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Birthdate 10/13/1967
Death Date
Debut Year 1993
Year of Induction 2018
Teams Brewers, Marlins, Padres
Position Pitcher

Trevor Hoffman was the first to reach the 500- and 600-save milestones. He was also the all-time saves leader from 2006-2011 with 601.

 

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Tervor Hoffman initial contract with Topps Chewing Gum to appear on baseball cards

Tervor Hoffman initial contract with Topps Chewing Gum to appear on baseball cards

Topps approached Trevor Hoffman with a contract to appear on baseball cards just four days after he signed his first professional contract with the Reds organization. Imagine the thoughts running threw his head, just eight months after his 18th birthday. In the collection
Reverse of Trevor Hoffman's first Topps contract

Reverse of Trevor Hoffman's first Topps contract

The reverse of the contract shows an early signature of Trevor Hoffman. Recording 30 or more saves in 14 different seasons mostly for second-division teams, Hoffman led the league only twice. A seven-time All Star, the reliever closed his career in 2010 with the Milwaukee Brewers. He has signed R
1994 Topps contract extending the terms through the 1999 season

1994 Topps contract extending the terms through the 1999 season

When Trevor Hoffman signed his name to the bottom of this contract on March 14, 1994, he had yet to record even a 20-save season. That would change by season’s end. By the time the terms of this contract extension ended, Hoffman would be a two-time All Star and break the 20, 30, 40, and 50 sav

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