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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Guy Alan Hoffman
Stat Years
1975-1988  [mlb] 1979-1988
Height/Weight
5-9 / 185
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (314)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1956-07-09 in Ottawa, Illinois   [64.071]
High School
Marquette (Ottawa,IL)
Colleges
Bradley University (Peoria, Illinois)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago White Sox in 1978
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1979-07-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.360)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [7] CHN [2] CIN [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12889 ... retro id: hoffg002 ... mlbam id: 116028
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1975BradleyMVCNCAA-1------18------650.00000000067.000000700000.000.000.000.009.400.000.00.545
    1977BradleyMVCNCAA-1------20------473.3212118201076.0553728052810001.416.510.006.169.594.381.56.364
    1978BradleyMVCNCAA-1------21---DR:0-0442.7110106200069.2683621021630001.288.780.002.718.144.653.00.500
    1978Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-211---202.38740003234.022109115311001.095.820.263.978.212.652.071.000
    1978Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA----211---202.38740003234.022109115311001.095.820.263.978.212.652.071.000
    1979Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-222---244.8813000013124.0231413314112001.548.631.135.254.135.250.79.333
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-222---603.341391004270.0623026540345021.467.970.645.144.373.860.851.000
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf055.3424000924230.1301818023183111.758.900.006.825.345.340.78.000
    1979Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA/AAA----222---843.7326910017394.0854439854457021.488.140.775.174.314.210.83.667
    1979MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf055.3824000924230.3301818023183111.768.970.006.885.385.380.78.000
    1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-233---633.601594006175.0593130534566001.247.080.604.086.723.721.65.667
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf102.6323100822137.2381211117241001.469.080.244.065.732.871.411.000
    1980Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----231---633.601594006175.0593130534566001.247.080.604.086.723.721.65.667
    1980MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf102.6623100822137.7381211117241001.489.190.244.115.812.901.411.000
    1981Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-244---464.30202040000111.01177053560711001.599.490.414.865.765.681.18.400
    1981Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----241---464.30202040000111.01177053560711001.599.490.414.865.765.681.18.400
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-255---8146.90282430341138.11861291062067727011.8312.101.304.364.688.391.07.364
    1982Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----251---8146.91282430341138.31861291062067727011.8312.121.304.374.698.411.07.364
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-266---533.76321002231552.2492322123502001.378.370.173.938.543.932.17.625
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.501100041106.014551220002.6721.001.503.003.007.501.001.000
    1983Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----261---533.79321002231552.7492322123502001.388.450.173.978.623.972.17.625
    1983MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.501100041106.014551220002.6721.001.503.003.007.501.001.000
    1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-277---484.7435133112223112.01247159640766021.469.960.483.216.115.711.90.333
    1984Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----271---484.7435133112223112.01247159640766021.469.960.483.216.115.711.90.333
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-288---401.50960013036.02396217372001.115.750.504.259.252.252.181.000
    1985Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----281---401.50960013036.02396217372001.115.750.504.259.252.252.181.000
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-299---402.12991100059.1501414220481011.187.580.303.037.282.122.401.000
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf623.8632810624084.0923736629475121.449.860.643.115.043.961.62.750
    1986Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----291---402.13991100059.3501414220481011.187.610.303.057.312.132.401.000
    1986MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf623.8632810624084.0923736629475121.449.860.643.115.043.961.62.750
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin303010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.373622002140158.216083772049873141.329.081.132.784.934.711.78.474
    1987MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.383622002140158.716083772049873141.329.101.142.794.954.721.78.474
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-3111---323.07770000041.0401414511260001.248.781.102.415.713.072.36.600
    1988Texas RangersALMLBtex423111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.2411000211022.12214135891011.348.872.013.223.635.641.13.000
    1988Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----311---323.07770000041.0401414511260001.248.781.102.415.713.072.36.600
    1988MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.2911000211022.32214135891011.368.962.043.263.675.701.13.000
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)17174.251373110311063339.03561691603312818713381.439.450.883.404.964.491.46.500
    American League Totals (4 yrs)254.40691002368396.31044947750535121.609.740.664.684.964.591.06.286
    National League Totals (2 yrs)15124.206830108380242.725212011326781348261.369.360.972.904.984.461.72.556
    Minor League Totals48404.21188102162388615753.37554153525534151233061.469.020.664.086.124.961.50.545
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals14162.082221144010212.712373490732140000.925.220.003.109.083.102.93.467
    Minor: A Totals443.4120400016358.0452422429423001.286.980.624.506.523.721.45.500
    Minor: AAA Totals44364.2716898162387012695.37103913305131247030061.479.190.664.046.095.061.51.550
    Chicago White Sox Totals (3 yrs)254.14581002157374.0823534242444111.689.970.245.115.354.261.05.286
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)9104.383622002140158.716083772049873141.329.101.142.794.954.721.78.474
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)623.8632810624084.0923736629475121.449.860.643.115.043.961.62.750
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)005.2911000211022.32214135891011.368.962.043.263.675.701.13.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978BradleyMVCNCAA-1------21pDR:0-0---3910016284232110213800000.280.000.450.4500459.380.170.0000.000.000.6233.30.0032.1
    1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-23p---1160100000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-28p---293000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-29p---398010000000202000.125.125.125.2501010.000.000.1670.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn5029pL-S-E-P33315210001002403000.067.176.067.2432010.133.000.09110.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3030pL-S-E-P436452510050001503000.111.111.133.2444861.022.022.1670.0031.250.000.00.0020.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)69604610060021906000.100.129.117.2466871.050.017.1462.9427.949.500.00.0016.7
    National League Totals (2 yrs)69604610060021906000.100.129.117.2466871.050.017.1462.9427.949.500.00.0016.7
    Minor League Totals3411110000000402000.091.091.091.1821310.000.000.1430.0030.770.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals3411110000000402000.091.091.091.1821310.000.000.1430.0030.770.000.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)36452510050001503000.111.111.133.2444861.022.022.1670.0031.250.000.00.0020.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)3315210001002403000.067.176.067.2432010.133.000.09110.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Appleton FoxesMidwA21P700.01200331.0000.400.005.1100.013
    1979Appleton FoxesMidwA22P200.00200221.0001.000.001.515.418
    1979Iowa OaksAmerAAA22P1300.069111615.9381.200.009.6100.09
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLB22P24030.11501661.0000.300.2015.0100.09
    1980Iowa OaksAmerAAA23P1500.0116101817.9441.100.0011.093.86
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB23P23037.21100221.0000.100.0514.4100.09
    1981Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA24P2000.07220129291.0001.500.0014.7100.07
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA25P2800.0824223432.9411.100.0019.4100.06
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAA26P3200.0370010101.0000.300.0023.9100.03
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB26P1106.01000111.0000.100.176.8100.011
    1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA27P3500.0518232523.9200.700.0022.7100.01
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAA28P900.01401551.0000.600.006.4100.013
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAA29P900.02700991.0001.000.006.3100.014
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB29P32084.019101110.9090.300.1220.097.09
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30P360158.23210024241.0000.700.1522.2100.06
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA31P700.00500551.0000.700.005.0100.016
    1988Texas RangersALMLB31P11022.11400551.0000.500.236.8100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)1370338840114948.9800.400.140.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)168003311268151145.9600.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)9001400551.0000.600.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor7----------
    1979MLB24----------
    1979Minor15----------
    1980MLB23----------
    1980Minor15----------
    1981Minor20----------
    1982Minor28----------
    1983MLB11----------
    1983Minor32----------
    1984Minor35----------
    1985Minor9----------
    1986MLB32----------
    1986Minor9----------
    1987MLB36----------
    1988MLB11----------
    1988Minor7----------
    Totals314----------