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Mike Trout

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Michael "Mike" Nelson Trout is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball. He debuted with the Angels in 2011. Trout was named the second-best overall baseball prospect by Baseball America in July 2010. Prior to the 2011 season, Trout was ranked #1 by ESPN's Keith Law in his 2011 top 100 prospects list.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1991 Birth Born on August 7, 1991.

TEENAGE

2007 15 Years Old Trout played in various tournaments with Tri-State Arsenal, including the Perfect Game WWBA Championships in Jupiter, Florida in 2007 and 2008. … Read More
Trout was a first-round pick by the Angels in the 2009 MLB draft, and made a brief major league appearance in 2011. … Read More
2010 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Before the 2010 season, Trout was considered the Angels' third-best prospect and the 85th-best in all of baseball by Baseball America. … Read More
Prior to the 2011 season, Trout was ranked number one by ESPN's Keith Law in his 2011 top 100 prospects list and by MLB's Jonathan Mayo.

TWENTIES

Trout began the 2012 season with the Salt Lake Bees of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League. … Read More
Trout began the 2013 season as a left fielder, in order to accommodate for Peter Bourjos in center field.
Rumors of a contract extension surfaced in February 2014, as news outlets reported that the Angels were considering offering Trout a six-year $150 million contract. … Read More
2015 23 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 17, 2015, Trout became the youngest player in MLB history to reach 100 home runs and 100 stolen bases. … Read More
2016 24 Years Old In June 2016, Sporting News named Trout "baseball's best player" for the season. … Read More
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