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Matt Hoffman | Relief Pitcher

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (29) / 11/18/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 195
Bats / Throws: Left / Left

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Red Sox signed LHP Matt Hoffman to a minor league contract.
The 26-year-old hurler spent the 2014 season between the Twins and Phillies organizations, compiling a 3.75 ERA, 1.44 WHIP and 50/19 K/BB ratio over 48 innings between Double-A and Triple-A. He adds organizational bullpen depth for the Red Sox. Sun, Jan 11, 2015 07:56:00 PM

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Twins signed LHP Matt Hoffman to a minor league contract.

The agreement comes with an invitation to major league spring training. Hoffman, 25, posted a 2.06 ERA and 35/16 K/BB ratio in 35 innings this year for the Tigers' Triple-A affiliate from Toledo, Ohio.
Wed, Dec 4, 2013 05:54:00 PM

Tigers sent LHP Matt Hofman outright to Triple-A Toledo.

Hofman was removed from the Tigers' 40-man roster last week and cleared waivers. The 24-year-old has yet to make his MLB debut and holds a 4.09 ERA and 6.7 K/9 rate over five minor league seasons.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 01:25:00 PM

Tigers designated LHP Matt Hoffman for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Brayan Pena. Hoffman has never appeared in the majors and holds a 4.09 ERA and 6.7 K/9 rate over five minor league seasons.
Mon, Dec 10, 2012 01:09:00 PM

Tigers optioned LHP Matt Hoffman to Triple-A Toledo.

Hoffman allowed two runs on five hits in 6 2/3 innings this spring. The 23-year-old left-hander will function as organizational relief depth this year for Detroit.
Mon, Mar 19, 2012 09:23:00 AM

Matt Hoffman took a line drive off his right knee during Sunday's spring game against the Braves.

Hoffman was sporting a nasty bruise on Monday morning but shouldn't be sidetracked whatsoever by the minor incident. The 23-year-old left-hander is trying to win a spot in the Tigers' Opening Day bullpen this spring.
Mon, Mar 5, 2012 02:15:00 PM

Tigers purchased the contract of LHP Matt Hoffman from Triple-A Toledo.

He's now protected from the Rule 5 draft. Hoffman held a 3.45 ERA and 46/25 K/BB ratio over 62 2/3 innings between Double- and Triple-A this season. He has a shot to be a LOOGY at some point.
Fri, Nov 18, 2011 01:36:00 PM

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