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Matt Hoffman | Relief Pitcher

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (28) / 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.
Source: MLive.com
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

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Sandy Leon
2Christian Vazquez
1B1Mitch Moreland
2B1Dustin Pedroia
2Josh Rutledge
3Marco Hernandez
SS1Xander Bogaerts
3B1Pablo Sandoval
2Brock Holt
LF1Andrew Benintendi
2Chris Young
3Carlos Quentin
CF1Jackie Bradley
RF1Mookie Betts
2Bryce Brentz
DH1Hanley Ramirez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Sale
2David Price
3Rick Porcello
4Drew Pomeranz
5Steven Wright
6Eduardo Rodriguez
7Roenis Elias
8Henry Owens
9Kyle Kendrick
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Craig Kimbrel
2Tyler Thornburg
3Joe Kelly
4Robbie Ross
5Fernando Abad
6Matt Barnes
7Carson Smith
8Heath Hembree
9Robby Scott