Mike Trout RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mike Trout sustains right calf strain, set for MRI

    MLB.com "Angels superstar Mike Trout exited Monday’s 7-4 win over Cleveland after the first inning due to a right calf strain. Trout walked and reached second base on a wild pitch, but he injured himself while running on a popup to shortstop from Jared Walsh to end the first..." May 18

  • Mike Trout to miss 6-8 weeks with right calf strain

    The Score "The Los Angeles Angels will be without Mike Trout for six-to-eight weeks after the three-time MVP suffered a right calf strain, the team announced Tuesday. " May 18

  • Ranking the Players Most Likely to Pass Mike Trout as MLB's Top Dog

    Bleacher Report "Mike Trout is the best baseball player on the planet. The 29-year-old has been one of the game's elite since exploding on to the scene with 10.5 WAR during his rookie season in 2012. He is having arguably the best season of his career right now as..." May 15

  • Key to Halos' October hopes? It's not Mike Trout

    MLB.com "With their loss to the Astros on Wednesday, the Angels dropped to 16-20. They sit in last place in the American League West, and it's looking like the team is going to need some divine intervention from Christopher Lloyd and Co. to avoid sitting at home in October again. However,..." May 14

  • Mike Trout's greatest season yet? How his dad saw this coming before anyone else

    ESPN "MIKE TROUT'S PATIENCE, particularly in a batter's box, wasn't instilled or taught or even developed. It is apparently innate, hard-wired somewhere within his genetic makeup. As a child, Trout took batting practice off his father, Jeff, and didn't swing at pitches he didn't..." May 13

  • Angels' Mike Trout 'broke down' at news of Albert Pujols' release

    MSN.com "Wednesday night was like any other for Mike Trout. Then suddenly, it wasn’t. Shortly after the Angels’ loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, Trout was approached in the clubhouse by reliever Steve Cishek. “Do you know if anything..." May 08

  • Young Angels Fan Ready to Take On Every Single Rays Player After Mike Trout Gets Plunked

    The Big Lead "Although he seems more than a mortal most nights, Mike Trout is not immune from human pain and frustration, both of which he was forced to confront Wednesday night after Tampa Bay's Ryan Yarbrough plunked him in the left arm. Trout, who carried a .407 batting average and absurd 1.253 OPS..." May 06

  • Angels Activate Anthony Rendon; Mike Trout To Return Monday

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Angels have activated third baseman Anthony Rendon from the 10-day injured and optioned infielder Luis Rengifo, the team announced. Rendon had been on the IL since April 12 with a left groin strain. Now in the second season of a seven-year, $245MM contract, Rendon..." April 26

  • Mike Trout hopeful to play Monday vs. Rangers

    The Score "The Los Angeles Angels will be without Mike Trout for a third straight game Sunday due to a left elbow contusion, but the superstar outfielder is hopeful to return Monday. "It's getting better each and every day," Trout said, according to Jeff..." April 25

  • Mike Trout dealing with elbow contusion after HBP

    MLB.com "It was an ugly 8-2 loss to the Astros on Thursday, but it could’ve been worse for the Angels as superstar Mike Trout exited in the fifth inning after being hit by a fastball on his left elbow earlier in the game. He was diagnosed with a contusion and is tentatively..." April 23

  • Angels expect Mike Trout to play Friday after suffering elbow contusion

    The Score "Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout exited Thursday's game against the Houston Astros with a right elbow contusion after being hit by a pitch from Cristian Javier in the fourth inning, the team announced. Manager Joe Maddon said postgame he believes Trout..." April 23

  • Angels' Mike Trout: Scratched from Friday's lineup

    CBS Sports "Trout (elbow) was scratched from Friday's lineup against the Astros. The 29-year-old was listed in the original lineup for Friday's contest, but the bruised left elbow apparently remains bothersome after being hit by a pitch Thursday. " April 23

  • Mike Trout had cool gesture for Angels fan in Kansas City

    Larry Brown Sports "Mike Trout was able to come through on Monday for one of his biggest fans. In 2019, Trout was shut down by the Angels in September due to a foot injury. Fan Jason Pedigo, who is from Wichita, Kansas, says he took his son to a September game in Anaheim, but Trout didn’t play and..." April 13

  • Mike Trout hit a home run into an elementary school

    Larry Brown Sports "Mike Trout smashed a baseball into orbit during the Los Angeles Angels’ win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night, and it is a good thing school wasn’t in session when it happened. The Blue Jays have been playing their “home” games at minor league..." April 09

  • 10 MLB players we'd like to see in Home Run Derby

    CBS Sports "The 2021 MLB All-Star Game was recently moved out of Atlantafollowing the passing of a controversial Georgia law that critics say restricts voting access in the state. Instead, the annual Midsummer Classic will be played at Coors Field, which is home to the Colorado..." April 07

  • Mike Trout’s baseball genius has a gaping void: October

    The Athletic "On one of the best days of Mike Trout’s life, he sat, beaming, holding back tears. He had built the life he had dreamed of. Almost everything he could want, he had. He had married his high school sweetheart, who sat to his left and clutched his hand after he spoke. Jessica..." April 01

  • Why Angels’ Mike Trout is finally feeling more comfortable with his swing: ‘I needed to figure myself out’

    The Athletic "What’s this Mike Trout was saying? That he hasn’t felt right at the plate for a year or longer? That only in the last few days has he felt something start to click? Hold on, it must have been someone else talking. Not the three-time MVP. Not the guy who, even..." March 22

  • Mike Trout: Shohei Ohtani has 'direction and mentality he needed'

    The Score "Two-way phenom Shohei Ohtani is turning heads this spring, and his three-time MVP teammate is impressed. "The Ohtani we're seeing now, in games, is the one everyone wanted to see," said Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout, according to Ken Rosenthal of..." March 20

  • Mike Trout's 1st MLB Jersey Hits Auction Block, Should Sell For Over $1 Mil

    TMZ "Mike Trout is the best player of his generation -- and 1 of the greatest baseball players of all-time -- and now you can own the future HOF'ers 1st game-worn MLB jersey!! Long before the 3x AL MVP was a bonafide baseball great, he made his debut as a teenager playing center..." February 28

  • Mike Trout: Missing playoffs every year 'weighing on me'

    MLB.com "Angels superstar Mike Trout was all smiles when discussing his first offseason as a father, but he also underscored his desire to make the postseason for the first time since 2014. Trout, speaking to the media via Zoom on Monday on the first day of full-squad workouts in..." February 22

  • Four MLB players who could request a trade

    CBS Sports "Last week, the Colorado Rockies finalized their trade sending franchise icon Nolan Arenado to the St. Louis Cardinals in what amounts to a salary dump. Colorado received five players, none of them cornerstone types, but they did unload approximately $150..." February 10

  • David Price, Mike Trout have funny Twitter exchange over ‘juiced’ ball

    Larry Brown Sports "David Price and Mike Trout had a funny Twitter exchange on Tuesday over MLB’s “juiced” ball. A report this week said that MLB would be slightly deadening the ball for the upcoming season. Price noted that MLB deadening the ball confirms the ball has been..." February 10