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Hoffman: Trials and Tribulations of a Pitcher

Matt Hoffman has experienced the highest of highs and the lowest of lows since his promotion to the Florida State League.

The progression of prospects comes within their promotions. They succeed at one level then move to the next. At the next level they take on better competition and more competent batters and hopefully rise to the occasion. Matt Hoffman did just that in his first start. At just 20-years old the young south paw toed the rubber on the road in Tampa on the back side of a double header. He went out... Recommended Stories