Baseball Hall of Famer Trevor Hoffman will have his jersey retired by the University of Arizona on Friday, Feb. 15.
The Wildcats will have a ceremony for Hoffman’s No. 15 ahead of their 2019 season opener.
— Trevor Hoffman (@THoffman51) January 21, 2019
Hoffman will take part in a pregame ceremony and will throw on the first pitch. He is the second Arizona player to have his jersey retired, joining current Cleveland manager Terry Francona.
Hoffman, who served as a position player at Arizona included shortstop with the 1988 and 1989 teams, hit .371 as a junior with 11 doubles and 45 RBIs and .284 as a senior with 13 doubles, six home runs and 38 RBIs.
Hoffman recorded 601 career saves during his 18-year career in Major League Baseball, 16 of those with the San Diego Padres. He was elected to Cooperstown last year.
Source: Fox Sports