By Ken Stone, Times of San Diego, a member of the San Diego Online News Association
Photo: Former Padres relief pitcher Trevor Hoffman waves at fans. Photo by Chris Stone
January 24, 2018 (San Diego) - The third time was charmed. Trevor Hoffman has been hurled into Baseball’s Hall of Fame.
The legendary San Diego Padres closer, who retired in 2010 after two years with the Milwaukee Brewers, was elected by the Baseball Writers Association of America in a vote announced Wednesday.