1. Time Is Now for Angels to Aggressively Maximize Mike Trout's Historic Prime

    The Los Angeles Angels probably don't need to be told this, but they should feel blessed to have Mike Trout . He's been a regular since 2012—a historically awesome regular since 2012...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 14,904 reads 58 comments

  2. MLB MVP 2015: Predictions on AL, NL Candidates

    The MLB MVP races don’t have the luster of recent memory, given only a handful of candidates were a part of a pennant race despite their teams being rich with high expectations fueled by remarkable talent...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 8,331 reads 0 comments

  3. Angels-Astros-Twins' Tight 3-Way Race Sets Up an Exciting AL Wild Card Weekend

    Praise the second wild-card berth. Without it, this final weekend in Major League Baseball might be the kind that forces even the steadfast fan to shift his or her attention to the gridiron...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 33,972 reads 48 comments

  4. Disappointing Angels Sneak Up as a Playoff Threat

    The reappearing act is an underrated one. That is mostly because it is shrouded in disappointment, which is a necessary prerequisite. Without a massive letdown, there is no unexpected burst back onto the scene to stun the masses...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 5 months ago 7,389 reads 23 comments

  5. Mike Trout Launches Grand Slam Deep to CF Against Minnesota Twins

    If you load the bases for Mike Trout , good things are going to happen. In the second inning against the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Angels did just that—and the reigning American League MVP delivered...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 10,471 reads 2 comments

  6. Nike Unveils Mike Trout's Second Signature Shoe, the 'Nike Lunar Trout 2'

    On Friday, Nike unveiled Mike Trout 's second signature cleat, the Nike Lunar Trout 2, which will also be available as a turf shoe—a first for the Los Angeles Angels center fielder...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 37,148 reads 21 comments

  7. Mike Trout vs. Josh Donaldson: Who Is AL MVP Leader After Head-to-Head Battle?

    The main plot of the three-game series between the Toronto Blue Jays and Los Angeles Angels that concluded Sunday was the playoff chase...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 44,960 reads 136 comments

  8. Mike Trout's MVP Road Should Be Easier Than Expected in 2015

    In the movies and on TV, the cool kid who transfers into a new school mid-year is always a point of wonder—the girls swoon over him, and he immediately becomes popular simply because he has the mystery of being new...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 6 months ago 33,113 reads 130 comments

  9. Albert Pujols Celebrates Mike Trout's Birthday with an Egg-and-Baby-Powder Bath

    Mike Trout is one of baseball’s biggest stars, but the Los Angeles Angels outfielder is still a young buck. Albert Pujols , with 35 years of age to his name, gave Trout a reminder of that last nugget on his 24th birthday Friday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 29,530 reads 16 comments

  10. Mike Trout Injury: Updates on Angels Star's Hand and Return

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout is back in the lineup Thursday and batting third, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register . He was dealing with a left wrist injury suffered on July 26...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 20,359 reads 17 comments

  11. Mike Trout Unveils Life-Sized Bobblehead of Himself

    Mike Trout unveiled a life-sized bobblehead of himself at Angel Stadium on Friday before LA hosted the Texas Rangers . And, yes, the head of this version of the reigning American League MVP does in fact bobble...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 20,089 reads 18 comments

  12. Mike Trout Injury: Updates on Angels Star's Heel and Return

    Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout suffered a minor injury to his heel that kept him out of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Twins, but he is back in the lineup Wednesday, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 9,794 reads 12 comments

  13. Trout Becomes 5th-Youngest to Win Multiple All-Star Game MVPs

    Thanks in large part to his leadoff home run Tuesday night, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout became the fifth-youngest player in MLB history to win multiple All-Star Game MVP awards, according to MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 1,848 reads 5 comments

  14. Mike Trout's All-Star Legend Explodes with Career Cycle, Back-to-Back MVPs

    The living legends had just left the field when the next legend left the park. The marketing geniuses at Major League Baseball could hardly have planned it better...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 82,262 reads 152 comments

  15. MLB All-Star Game 2015: Bold Predictions and Picks for the Midsummer Classic

    Starting pitching and superstars from both sides will determine who earns home-field advantage in the World Series when the American League and National League clash Tuesday in the 2015 MLB All-Star Game ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 7 months ago 1,584 reads 0 comments

  16. 'An Absolute Blast': Harper and Trout Recall Days as Teammates in Fall League

    CINCINNATI — They are here now, smack in the middle of the national spotlight, All-Stars all around. But back then? They lived within walking distance of each other and, oh, those were the days...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 7 months ago 213,492 reads 62 comments

  17. Home Run Derby Loses Golden Opportunity Without Stanton, Trout, Harper

    Imagine if there was a showcase of the world's tallest mountains that didn't include Mount Everest, K2 or Kangchenjunga — that's a really tall mountain, stay with me...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 16,955 reads 54 comments

  18. Predicting the 2015 MLB All-Star Game Starting Lineups

    Major League Baseball released its sixth All-Star Game balloting update Monday, with final results for the July 14 game in Cincinnati to be announced Sunday...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 8 months ago 67,696 reads 153 comments

  19. Ranking Los Angeles Angels' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    The 2015 MLB All-Star Game is taking place July 14 in Cincinnati . Fan voting for the starting lineups wraps up this week. There is still some time to get votes submitted for your favorite Los Angeles Angels players...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 8 months ago 550 reads 0 comments

  20. Seattle Mariners vs. Los Angeles Angels Live Blog: Instant Reactions, Analysis

    The Seattle Mariners began the season with lofty expectations , but they've failed to meet them as we approach the midway point of the season...

    Nick Selbe Written by Nick Selbe about 8 months ago 1,255 reads 12 comments

  21. Albert Pujols Providing the Co-Star Mike Trout Has Desperately Needed

    Earlier in June, Albert Pujols insisted that the Los Angeles Angels were not "the Mike Trout show." This was despite all evidence to the contrary, as the Angels had been on Trout's back all season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 10,235 reads 16 comments

  22. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Draft Mike Trout's Girlfriend's Brother

    And with the 585th pick of the 2015 MLB draft, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim select... Mike Trout 's girlfriend's little brother. Yep...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 54,095 reads 29 comments

  23. Bryce Harper Is Threatening Mike Trout's Spot as MLB's No. 1 Star

    We're into year four of the " Bryce Harper vs. Mike Trout" debate. And to one extent, it's still as silly as it was in year one...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 41,963 reads 136 comments

  24. Mike Trout's 2015 Season May Be His Most Valuable Yet

    Obviously, you're not surprised to see " Mike Trout " and "most valuable" in the same sentence. Trout was the runner-up in the American League MVP voting in 2012 and 2013 before winning the award in 2014...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 15,334 reads 24 comments

  25. Mike Trout Shows Off Unreal Sliding Ability with Steal of 3rd vs. Red Sox

    Mike Trout was dead to rights when he tried to steal third in the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox on Friday night. But like all superheroes do in the face of danger, the reigning MVP wiggled out of trouble—literally...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 68,309 reads 68 comments