If it happened to Michael Jordan and LeBron James, it can happen to Mike Trout. Trout is the best player in baseball, but might be too good to win the MVP.
The Baseball Writers' Association of America pared down the list of American League MVP candidates to Lorenzo Cain, Josh Donaldson and Mike Trout, and Donaldson secured the coveted hardware Thursday night to close out a compelling race. Major...Show More Summary
Even in defeat, Mike Trout made history. Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays won the American League most valuable player award Thursday, with Trout finishing second and Lorenzo Cain of the World Series champion Kansas City Royals third. Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals was the unanimous...
Josh Donaldson thrived in his first season with the Toronto Blue Jays and on Thursday was announced as the 2015 American League Most Valuable Player, as voted on by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Donaldson captured 23 of 30 first-place votes, beating out Angels superstar outfielder Mike Trout, who got seven first-place votes. Show More Summary
No matter how you quantify them, Mike Trout’s first four seasons have been astonishing.
There actually is a fish called a Donaldson Trout. According to a post on the website Trout Fishing Help, it's sometimes called "Super Trout." So there you have it. A (Josh) Donaldson is a super (Mike) Trout! I'm guessing that won't end the argument over who the American League's Most Valuable Player should be. Show More Summary
Don’t expect there to be much drama when MLB announces the winner of the AL most valuable player award on Nov. 19.Blue Jays’ third baseman Josh Donaldson led the American League with 123 RBI and 352 total bases, plus finished second to Mike Trout for most wins above replacement (8.7 fWAR).Read full article >>
Using an old piece of fly line and nail knots, learn how to rig an easy indicator adjustment system in this video from Red’s Fly Fishing. Via The Limp Cobra. Inspired by Mike Trout, baseball center fielder for the Los Angeles … more...
A quartet of MVP candidates were among the 2015 Silver Slugger Award winners, announced on Thursday evening, with Bryce Harper, Josh Donaldson, Mike Trout and Paul Goldschmidt honored as the top offensive players at their position in...Show More Summary
The BBWAA award winners will be announced from Nov. 16-19. The Baseball Writers Association of America announced the finalists in each league for their four major awards on Tuesday night, with expected honorees like Bryce Harper, Josh...Show More Summary
You'll have to wait more than another week before finding out who actually won. It took 90 minutes for Rawlings to spit out all the names of the finalists for the 2015 Gold Gloves, but thankfully, we now know them and won't have to wait...Show More Summary
Monday's Say Hey, Baseball includes another season of Trout without the playoffs, the last Red Sox game for Don Orsillo, and some early playoff roster announcements. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Mike Trout punctuated his leadoff triple in the ninth inning Friday night with a head-first slide in which he skidded about 10 feet in the dirt, grabbing the bag with his left hand and pumping his right fist at the Angels dugout as he let out a primal scream. An offense that managed one single...
Mike Trout hit a leadoff triple in the ninth and then scored the winning run in a 2-1 victory on Friday over the Texas Rangers, keeping the Los Angeles Angels' playoff hopes alive.
Mike Trout hit a leadoff triple in the ninth inning and scored on Albert Pujols' tiebreaking single, sending the wild card-contending Los Angeles Angels to a 2-1 win over Texas that kept the Rangers from clinching the AL West title Friday night.
Last season, it was center fielder Mike Trout’s high strikeout rate -- he led the American League with 184 of them -- that raised concern among Angels followers. This season, it’s Kole Calhoun’s whiff rate -- the right fielder entered Friday night’s game with a team-high 157 strikeouts, including...
This is hard to imagine now, but there was a time when Mike Trout's teammates thought the phenom needed to be taken down a peg.
Tim Salmon was in right field for one of the greatest catches in Angels franchise history, when center fielder Jim Edmonds, after a lengthy run, made a full-extension diving grab, with his back to home plate, of David Howard's drive to the warning track in Kansas City in May 1996.
The Angels are not going to make the playoffs this season, but they still have the American League MVP favorite in Mike Trout. Trout has hit a career-high 40 dingers this season and has also, according to MLB’s Statcast, robbed the most as well. Show More Summary
Sunday's Say Hey, Baseball includes a look at the Mets defying all odds to win the NL East, Mike Trout doing Mike Trout things, and a cigar defeating a certain Toronto Blue Jay. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary