J.J. Hoover News Archive
Hoover lost a team record 10th game as a reliever Tuesday night, hitting the Cardinals' Jon Jay with the bases loaded.
Hoover was brought on Sunday to relieve Aroldis Chapman after Chapman walked four batters to start the ninth. Hoover retired two batters, but then gave up a game-ending homer to Drew Stubbs.
Hoover gave up a two-run homer to Garrett Jones in the eighth inning of Sunday's win over the Marlins.
Hoover's recent struggles continued Monday, allowing the game-winning run in the 15th inning against the Diamondbacks.