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Matt Hoffman | Relief Pitcher

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (26) / 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. Jan 11 - 7:56 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
C1Christian Vazquez
2Ryan Hanigan
3Blake Swihart
4Luke Montz
5Humberto Quintero
1B1Mike Napoli
2Allen Craig
3Travis Shaw
4Bryan LaHair
2B1Dustin Pedroia
2Brock Holt
3Sean Coyle
SS1Xander Bogaerts
2Jeff Bianchi
3B1Pablo Sandoval
2Garin Cecchini
LF1Hanley Ramirez
2Daniel Nava
3Bryce Brentz
4Quintin Berry
CF1Rusney Castillo
2Jackie Bradley
3Blake Tekotte
RF1Shane Victorino
2Mookie Betts
DH1David Ortiz
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clay Buchholz
2Rick Porcello
3Wade Miley
4Joe Kelly
5Justin Masterson
6Brandon Workman
7Eduardo Rodriguez
8Matt Barnes
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Koji Uehara
2Edward Mujica
3Junichi Tazawa
4Craig Breslow
5Robbie Ross
6Anthony Varvaro
7Tommy Layne
8Edwin Escobar
9Steven Wright
10Heath Hembree
11Zeke Spruill
12Dana Eveland
13Mitchell Boggs
14Felipe Paulino