Hal Hofmann
Cronulla Sharks (ML)
Hal Hofmann
Birthdate:
Oct. 26, 1954 (31 y, 10 m, 13 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'3"/228
Entry:
1978 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 4, Team: North Sydney Bears
Contract:
$77.6k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 153 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 153 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Well Known
Local Popular
Current Contract
1986 $77.6k ($77.6k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Pitcher of Year Bonus$11k
All-Star Bonus$2.6k
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 3 1 2 6
vs R 4 3 1 2 6
vs L 5 3 1 2 6
Potential 5 3 1 2 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 2
Error 2 6
Arm 1 9 1
Turn DP 4
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 9
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 7 6
vs R 8 7 6
vs L 8 6 6
Potential 9 7 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Curveball 7 9
Slider 6 9
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 59%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 3
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-04-14
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1986-01-05
Contact increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 58% to 59%
Curveball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1985-10-13
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1985-09-29
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
1985-03-31
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 10 to 9
Outfield Arm decreased from 2 to 1
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1985-03-03
Weight decreased from 227 to 226
1985-01-27
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
1985-01-06
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
1984-12-02
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1984-09-04
Slider decreased from 7 to 6
1984-07-17
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 56% to 59%
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1984-04-17
Weight increased from 224 to 226
1984-03-15
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-01-01
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
1983-09-06
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
1983-08-21
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1983-08-15
P defense decreased from 4 to 1
1983-04-09
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1983-04-05
Movement vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs R decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 59% to 57%
1983-01-02
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Movement decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control decreased from 7 to 6
1982-10-03
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1982-09-19
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1982-09-07
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
Slider increased from 6 to 7
1982-04-01
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1982-01-03
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1981-10-04
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 4 to 6
Weight increased from 222 to 223
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1981-01-18
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
Slider Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 218 to 222
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1980-03-16
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 7 to 8
Movement increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
Curveball Pot increased from 7 to 8
1979-11-04
Weight increased from 216 to 218
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1979-02-11
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 215 to 216

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 30 0 72 102.2 6-4 15 97 40 22.20% 9.15% 2.06% 82.93% 45.13% 0.290 2.455 3.318 83 3.799 -0.86 1.51
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 29 0 65 102.0 7-3 20 96 37 22.80% 8.79% 1.90% 76.50% 58.21% 0.260 3.000 2.970 78 3.241 0.03 1.85
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 28 25 25 145.2 6-13 0 100 45 15.82% 7.12% 3.48% 71.99% 54.29% 0.309 4.387 4.143 113 3.612 0.24 1.03
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 27 21 21 136.0 8-6 0 89 54 15.67% 9.51% 1.58% 77.51% 50.67% 0.253 2.912 3.513 92 4.258 -0.60 2.32
NTH - SBC
1981 26 26 26 164.0 12-6 0 97 53 14.20% 7.76% 1.61% 74.15% 54.79% 0.289 3.402 3.589 88 4.247 -0.19 3.29
NTH - SBC
1980 25 25 25 152.2 6-13 0 98 67 14.74% 10.08% 2.26% 75.59% 53.21% 0.311 4.068 4.181 107 4.375 -0.11 1.62
NTH - SBC
1979 24 11 11 70.1 3-6 0 31 30 10.10% 9.77% 1.95% 72.75% 55.95% 0.284 4.351 4.515 120 4.886 -0.16 0.32
Total - SBC
SBC
108 245 873.1 48-51 35 608 326 16.37% 8.78% 2.15% 75.69% 53.23% 0.287 3.524 3.743 97 4.046 -0.22 11.94

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1979 24 11 11 64.1 6-1 0 67 32 23.59% 11.27% 2.11% 77.10% 60.50% 0.305 3.358 4.553 95 4.726 -1.20 0.96
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1978 23 16 16 92.0 6-6 0 74 35 18.14% 8.58% 1.96% 70.42% 50.00% 0.330 4.696 4.484 95 5.159 0.21 1.36
LC - YL
1978 23 6 6 35.1 3-1 0 45 6 30.82% 4.11% 2.74% 84.16% 59.26% 0.389 2.802 3.814 80 3.352 -1.01 0.88
Total - AAA
AAA
27 27 156.1 12-7 0 141 67 20.38% 9.68% 2.02% 73.10% 54.05% 0.321 4.145 4.513 95 4.980 -0.37 2.32
Total - AA
AA
6 6 35.1 3-1 0 45 6 30.82% 4.11% 2.74% 84.16% 59.26% 0.389 2.802 3.814 80 3.352 -1.01 0.88

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 30 72 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.0000 0.887 0.06
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 29 65 11 11 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0.273 0.273 0.546 0.3750 0.240 -0.12
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 28 25 51 44 8 0 0 0 1 2 1 4 0 0 0.182 0.200 0.382 0.2000 0.173 -0.55
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 27 21 53 49 13 2 0 1 5 4 0 12 0 0 0.265 0.265 0.633 0.3333 0.277 -0.13
NTH - SBC
1981 26 26 60 49 12 1 0 0 4 4 2 16 0 0 0.245 0.275 0.540 0.3636 0.246 -0.30
NTH - SBC
1980 25 25 53 38 10 0 0 0 5 0 2 8 0 0 0.263 0.300 0.563 0.3333 0.260 -0.37
NTH - SBC
1979 24 11 26 20 4 0 0 0 2 1 1 8 0 0 0.200 0.238 0.438 0.3333 0.203 -0.27
Total - SBC
SBC
245 256 213 52 3 0 1 18 12 6 51 0 0 0.244 0.265 0.537 0.3168 0.242 -1.67

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1979 24 11 27 21 8 1 0 0 5 3 1 2 0 0 0.381 0.409 0.838 0.4211 0.379 0.09
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1978 23 16 32 23 6 0 0 1 4 2 3 7 0 0 0.261 0.346 0.738 0.3333 0.336 -0.08
LC - YL
1978 23 6 14 11 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 0.364 0.417 0.871 0.5000 0.399 0.05
Total - AAA
AAA
27 59 44 14 1 0 1 9 5 4 9 0 0 0.318 0.375 0.784 0.3824 0.356 0.01
Total - AA
AA
6 14 11 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 0.364 0.417 0.871 0.5000 0.399 0.05

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 P 71 102.2 5 11 0 1.000 1.403 1.029 -0.41
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 P 65 102.0 0 13 0 1.000 1.147 0.888 -0.83
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 P 25 145.2 7 20 1 0.964 1.668 1.030 -0.47
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 P 21 136.0 11 20 3 0.912 2.052 0.986 -0.46
NTH - SBC
1981 P 26 164.0 8 19 0 1.000 1.482 1.098 0.68
NTH - SBC
1980 P 25 152.2 10 20 2 0.938 1.769 1.055 0.05
NTH - SBC
1979 P 11 70.1 5 10 0 1.000 1.919 1.010 -0.29
Total P 244 873.1 46 113 6 -1.72

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1979 P 11 64.1 4 12 1 0.941 2.238 1.140 0.88
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1978 P 16 92.0 6 11 0 1.000 1.663 0.993 -0.19
LC - YL
1978 P 6 35.1 1 3 0 1.000 1.019 0.973 0.19
Total P 33 191.2 11 26 1 0.89
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
July 23, 1982 Cronulla Noel Trillo
Denis Diack
Cale Forrest
Darrell Miller
North Sydney Hal Hofmann
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1984 Cronulla (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink15
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1980 SBC 13 3
Year Lg G Rank
1984 SBC 65 6
1985 SBC 72 1
Year Lg GS Rank
1981 SBC 26 3
Year Lg W Rank
1981 SBC 12 9
Year Lg L Rank
1980 SBC 13 2
1983 SBC 13 5
Year Lg SV Rank
1984 SBC 20 9
Year Lg HR Rank
1983 SBC 22 8
Year Lg ERA Rank
1982 SBC 2.912 9
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1982 SBC 0.253 3
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1982 SBC 7.346 4
Year Lg SHO Rank
1980 SBC 1 5
Year Lg Hits Rank
1983 SBC 160 6
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1982 SBC 111 1
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1981 SBC 11 4
1982 SBC 9 2
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1980 SBC 6 9
1983 SBC 6 5
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1982 SBC 6 5