In 2008, Hodges pitched for the Double-A Frisco RoughRiders in the Texas Rangers organization. On February 27, 2009, he signed a contract with the independent Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League.
His brother, Kevin Hodges, also played in the major leagues and Nippon Professional Baseball. Trey pitched at LSU where he won a national title and MOP in the 2000 College World Series. He played alongside his longtime roommate Ben Saxon.