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    Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Hoffman blew another save last night, this time it was Maddux's chance at his 250th win. He has never been a hard thrower but is barely bringing it 80 mph anymore. His advantage has always been the straight change but it can hardly be effective when a hitter can all but eliminate fastball from the equation... This year he is 0-2 with an 8.22 era and hitters are batting .361 against him. Hoffman has been a one of my favorite players to watch over the years, but he it's time to go....



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Actually, it would have been his 350th win. I agree, I think Hoffman should call it quits. He's had a great career, but I think it's time to say good-bye.



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Gagne needs to hang it up with him, he just ain't the same without the juice.



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Wow, it is sad to see him drop like that, and it ticks me off that he blew Maddux's win.



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    He has never been a hard thrower but is barely bringing it 80 mph anymore.
    He used to throw in the low to mid 90s.



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    He used to throw in the low to mid 90s.
    I would be willing to bet he hasn't seen 93 since '93...



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    I would be willing to bet he hasn't seen 93 since '93...
    I know he hasn't. I don't believe he has since he tore his rotator cuff in '95, I believe it was.



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    Re: Time for Trevor Hoffman to Hang em Up?

    So in other words Hell's Bells are starting to freeze over?


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