Trevor Hoffman

Trevor Hoffman
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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Trevor Hoffman's relief work earned him a Cooperstown plaque in 2018

Trevor Hoffman's relief work earned him a Cooperstown plaque in 2018

Trevor Hoffman is one of the greatest relievers in the history of the game. The right-hander recorded 30 or more saves fourteen times and 40 or more nine times. His finest season came in 1998 when he went 4-2 with a 1.48 ERA and a league-leading 53 saves. He finished second to Atlanta’s 20-gam
Hoffman was just 18 years old when he signed his first deal with Topps

Hoffman was just 18 years old when he signed his first deal with Topps

Topps approached 18-year old Trevor Hoffman with this contract to just four days after he signed his first professional contract with the Reds organization. Imagine the thoughts running through the teenager’s head. The reverse of the contract is shown here. It bears an early signature of Hoffm
Hoffman finished in the top six in Cy Young balloting four times

Hoffman finished in the top six in Cy Young balloting four times

Trevor Hoffman signed the bottom of this contract extension with Topps on March 14, 1994. He had yet to record even a 20-save season. That changed by season’s end. By the time the terms of this contract extension ended, Hoffman was a two-time All Star and broke the 20, 30, 40, and 50 save plat

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