Like so many other baseball fans, I am a huge fan of Trevor Hoffman and I'm thrilled to see him return in 2010: "Hoffman, who turns 42 next week, had 37 saves and a 1.55 ERA with the Brewers this season, pushing his career saves total to 591, the major league record. Hoffman will earn $8 million next season, and Hoffman and the Brewers will share an option for another deal in the 2011." á Like I said before, I love Hoffman, but I just donÆt know about this deal from the Brewers' perspective. I know Hoffman put together a phenomenal 2009 season and is one of the best clubhouse guys in baseball, but there are a number of reasons why I don't like this deal for the Brewers.
1. Allocation of Resources
-The Brewers have a limited budget to work with as is (a budget that may force th ...
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