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Hoffman to Sign Autographs at Hodgetown

San Diego Padres Hall-of-Fame star Trevor Hoffman will be in Amarillo this week to sign autographs.

According to the Amarillo Sod Poodles, Hoffman will appear at Hodgetown on Thursday, August 1st, to throw out the first pitch for the Soddies’ home game, with plans to sign autographs afterward. Hoffman will be making the appearance as part of the Grassroots Baseball Route 66 Tour.

Amarillo will be taking on the Frisco RoughRiders during the contest that evening. Tickets are currently on sale through

Hoffman/Photo by Amarillo Sod Poodles

Hoffman/Photo by Amarillo Sod Poodles

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