Hoffman nearing deal to return as Brewers closer
Brewers closer Trevor Hoffman, the all-time saves leader, is thought to be closing in on a deal to return to the team that's expected to be worth close to $8 million. A new contract is expected to be finalized within a week.
Hoffman, 42, saved 37 games in 41 opportunities in his first year in Milwaukee this year and was 3-2 with a 1.83 ERA.
"I think we're pretty close,'' Hoffman told the