Trevor Hoffman is a special guy...and he is special to San Diego!
The long-time Padres closer is an absolute treasure. A great player, and a great guy...and that greatness was rewarded this year:
Here's Trevor when he got the call.
Petco and the padres are pulling out all the stops for Mr. Hoffman. Here are some of the things you'll see over the next few days at the park.
August 16-19 (4-game series vs. D-backs)Trevor Hoffman Hall of Fame Celebration presented by The HartfordFeaturing Hoffman-themed all-fan giveaways every game of the 4-game series including a Hoffman Jersey, Hoffy Table Book, Replica Plaque and Replica StatueThursday.
August 16 (vs. D-backs, 7:10 p.m.) Trevor Hoffman Replica Jersey all-fan giveaway presented by The Hartford Jersey available in four sizes on a first-come, first-served basis: Youth Large, Adult Medium, XL, 2XL.
Friday, August 17 (vs. D-backs, 7:10 p.m.) Party in the Park: BeerFest (presented by Southwest Airlines.) Pre-game happy hour in Park at the Park from 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. featuring live music and $5 beer specials from more than 15 local and national breweries. Hoffy Table Book all-fan giveaway (presented by Jerome’s.)
Saturday, August 18 (vs. D-backs, 5:40 p.m.) Baseball Night in San Diego, with a Trevor Hoffman Cooperstown Replica Plaque all-fan giveaway (presented by Lifeproof.) Postgame Fireworks (presented by T-Mobile) featuring music selected by Trevor Hoffman himself! Including Hells Bells, Better Man, Interstate Love Song and more! Pre-Game Trevor Hoffman Statue Unveil Ceremony.
Sunday, August 19 (vs. D-backs, 1:10 p.m.) Trevor Hoffman Replica Statue all-fan giveaway (presented by ARCO.) Friar Family Day with $15 kid tickets and $20 for adults. Included hot dog, soda and kids pre-game and post-game activities.
Couldn't have happened to a nicer guy.