Trevor Hoffman Elected to the Hall of Fame

January 24, 2018

In his third year on the ballot, longtime San Diego Padres closer Trevor Hoffman has been elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. He was elected alongside Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero, and Jim Thome. Hoffman, known for his high leg kick and devastating changeup, earned 79.9 of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America’s votes, and will join elite company in the Hall among Dennis Eckersley, Rollie Fingers, and Goose…