June 24, 1993

Trevor Hoffman



Career statistics | Baseball-Reference.com
Teams | Marlins (1993), Padres (93-2008), Brewers (09-10)

How he was acquired | The Padres traded Gary Sheffield and Rich Rodriguez to the Marlins for Hoffman, Jose Martinez and Andres Berumen on June 24, 1993.
How he left | Hoffman signed with the Brewers on Jan. 8, 2009.

Player most similar to | Mariano Rivera
Career year (1998) 4-2, 1.48 ERA, 53 saves in 54 opportunities, 86 strikeouts and 21 walks in 73 innings.

RESUME
• Seven-time All-Star (1998-2000, 02, 06-07, 09)
• Top 3 in Cy Young Award voting (1998, 2006)
• Top 10 in MVP voting (1998)

LEAGUE LEADER
• Saves (1998, 2006)

Gary Sheffield


Career statistics | Baseball-Reference.com
Teams | Brewers (1988-91), Padres (92-93), Marlins (93-98), Dodgers (98-2001), Atlanta (02-03), Yankees (04-06), Tigers (07-08), Mets (09)

How he was acquired | The Padres traded Ricky Bones, Jose Valentin and Matt Mieske to the Brewers for Sheffield and Geoff Kellogg on March 27, 1992.
How he left | The Padres traded Sheffield and Rich Rodriguez to the Marlins for Trevor Hoffman, Jose Martinez and Andres Berumen on June 24, 1993.

Players most similar to | Reggie Jackson
Career year (1996) 42 home runs, 120 RBIs, .314 batting average, .465 on-base percentage, .624 slugging percentage, 118 runs, 142 walks.

RESUME
• Top 10 in MVP voting six times (1992, 96, 2000, 03-05)
• Nine-time All-Star (1992, 93, 96, 98-2000, 03-05)

LEAGUE LEADER
• Batting average (1992)
• On-base percentage (1996)

The Gary Sheffield Library
Can’t Take Nothin’ Off Nobody | Ricky Reilly in Sports Illustrated (Sept. 14, 1992)