Trout already leads the American League in OPS and WAR on the early season.
Mike Trout will always be the most famous 25th pick in the history of the amateur baseball draft. As in: how did he last that long?
The Astros mascot went deep into the grade school playbook to prank Mike Trout when the Angels and Astros played on Tuesday night. .@OrbitAstros is such a jokester. And @MikeTrout is such a good sport. pic.twitter.com/HQgwilhH3h — MLB...Show More Summary
Even the best player in baseball isn't immune to mascot tomfoolery
Wednesday’s Say Hey, Baseball includes a reminder that the Cubs aren’t always invincible, MLB giving umps mics, and Orbit playing a prank on Mike Trout. Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Trout posted a.988 OPS in a week the Angels went 1-5.
Albert Pujols played first base for the first time in eight months on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium. Amid a stretch of 20 games in 20 days, Angels manager Mike Scioscia wanted to give center fielder Mike Trout time to rest his feet, so he played Trout as his designated hitter. But Scioscia also...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mike Scioscia’s decision to give Mike Trout a partial day off rippled throughout the lineup, including Albert Pujols’ first game in the field since August and Kole Calhoun moving in the batting order. The impetus to it all was the schedule, with the Angels early in a stretch of 20 games […]
Danny Duffy gave up only three hits over seven innings and Mike Moustakas hit a two-run homer as the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-1 Friday night. Duffy (2-0) gave up a run on Mike Trout’s first-inning single, but retired 15 of the last 16 batters he faced. He struck out six...
Mike Trout is still here. The offense is pretty productive, notwithstanding the Angels’ 8-3 loss Thursday to the Texas Rangers. There is no shame in getting shut out by Yu Darvish for seven innings. But the Angels this year will go as far as their starting pitching can take them, and the early...
This is always the best.
The Angels were down two runs to Texas on Tuesday night at Angel Stadium, and Mike Trout was down two strikes to the Rangers’ closer, right-hander Sam Dyson. One more and the Angels would lose. Dyson fired a two-seam fastball toward the outer edge of the plate. It was clocked at 96 mph, but Trout...
Trout homered twice in the season’s opening week.
The MLB Network Presents franchise has focused exclusively on retired players or older personalities still in the game in the past, with the most recent installment covering the 1970s Oakland Athletics. But the latest installment will...Show More Summary
They had a little ceremony before Saturday’s game to honor Mike Trout for winning his second MVP award last season. Then he started off 0-for-3 with two strikeouts. But this being Trout, generally considered baseball’s best position player, he still had his moment, crushing a two-run homer in the...
The best player in baseball and one of the best pitchers in the game squared off for an epic at-bat on Saturday night. Mike Trout and Felix Hernandez hooked up for a 14-pitch affair in the first inning in Anaheim. Trout vs. King. AnShow More Summary
Why Mike Trout's quiet leadership is a good reminder about how important modeling the right behaviors is for leaders.
It didn’t go that far, and the Angels didn’t win, but it reminded us just how absurd Mike Trout (and baseball) can be. On Monday morning, I woke up and waited for baseball. When the baseball came, I gorged. There were first pitches and final pitches, wins and losses, dingers and more dingers. Show More Summary