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Izzy Hoffman

Harry C. Hoffman

Position: Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 160 lb.

Born: January 5, 1875 in Bridgeport, NJ (All Transactions)
Debut: April 14, 1904 (Age 29)
Teams (by GP): Doves/Senators 1904-1907

Final Game: October 5, 1907 (Age 32)
Died: November 13, 1942 in Philadelphia, PA
Buried: Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
1904 29 WSH AL 10 33 30 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 4 .100 .156 .133 .290 -7 4 0 1 /O
1907 32 BSN NL 19 92 86 17 24 3 1 0 3 2 6 14 .279 .326 .337 .663 109 29 0 0 O
2 Yrs 29 125 116 18 27 4 1 0 4 2 8 18 .233 .282 .284 .567 79 33 0 1
162 Game Avg. 162 698 648 101 151 22 6 0 22 11 45 101 .233 .282 .284 .567 79 184 0 6
WSH (1 yr) 10 33 30 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 4 .100 .156 .133 .290 -7 4 0 1
BSN (1 yr) 19 92 86 17 24 3 1 0 3 2 6 14 .279 .326 .337 .663 109 29 0 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
1904 29 WSH AL 10 33 -3 0 0 0 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -2 -0.3 .456 .497 -0.3 -0.0 -2 /O
1907 32 BSN NL 19 92 0 -0 0 -2 -1 -3 -0.4 3 -0 -0.1 .482 .498 0.2 -0.4 2 O
2 Seasons 29 125 -3 -0 0 -2 -1 -6 -0.8 4 -2 -0.4 .473 .498 -0.1 -0.4 -1
WSH (1 yr) 10 33 -3 0 0 0 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -2 -0.3 .456 .497 -0.3 -0.0 -2
BSN (1 yr) 19 92 0 -0 0 -2 -1 -3 -0.4 3 -0 -0.1 .482 .498 0.2 -0.4 2

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Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG G Awards
1904 WSH AL 29 OF 9 20 19 1 0 1 1.000 2.22 .954 1.86 0-9-0
1907 BSN NL 32 OF 19 29 22 4 3 1 .897 1.37 .960 1.98 3-1-16
2 Seasons OF 28 49 41 5 3 2 .939 1.64 .958 1.94 3-10-16
2 Seasons TOT 28 49 41 5 3 2 .939 1.64 .958 1.94 3-10-16
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Transactions

  • August 23, 1907: Purchased by the Boston Doves from Holyoke (Connecticut State).
  • April 14, 1908: Purchased by Providence (Eastern) from the Boston Doves.
The transaction information used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. We attempt to update transactions throughout the season.

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Name and misspellings: Harry C. Izzy Hoffman

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