Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 2 Days
Trout went 2-for-3 with a home run, a triple, two RBI, a walk and three runs scored in a win over the Rangers on Saturday.
Trout seems to be ready for postseason play, as he has tallied a 1.049 OPS with four homers in 65 at-bats this month. With the Angels headed to the playoffs, Trout appears to be the favorite to win the AL MVP in 2014, after finishing second to Miguel Cabrera the last two seasons.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 5 Days
Trout is out of the lineup Thursday against the Mariners.
Manager Mike Scioscia will reward his regulars with a day off Thursday, after the team clinched the AL West title Wednesday night. Tony Campana will replace Trout in center, as Gordon Beckham slots into the two-hole in the order to face right-hander Felix Hernandez.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 9 Days
Trout went 3-for-3 with three runs, two home runs, and two RBI on Saturday in a win over the Astros.
Trout homered in his first two at-bats for his third career multihomer game. It was the 33rd and 34th home run of the season for Trout, who has hit 23 of his homers this season to either tie the game or give the Angels the lead. Trout is batting .290 for the season, with 107 runs, 34 home runs, 107 RBI and 14 stolen bases.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 10 Days
Trout went 2-for-4 with a double, a triple, two RBI and two runs scored in a win over the Astros on Friday.
Trout tallied his second triple in his last four games Friday. The 23-year-old has begun to turn it on in the month of September, having recorded multi-hit games in four of his last six contests.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 15 Days
Trout went 2-for-4 with a home run, a double, two RBI, three runs scored and a walk in a win over the Twins on Sunday.
Trout has been scuffling in the month of September, as he came into the contest with just three hits in 21 at-bats, but was able to join the onslaught Sunday, as the Halos put up crooked numbers in four separate innings in the contest. Trout now has 32 home runs and 102 RBI, both of which are career highs for the 23-year-old.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 23 Days
Trout went 2-for-4 with three RBIs and a home run in the Angels' 8-1 win over the Athletics on Sunday.
It's Trout's third multi-hit game in his last six. However, his August batting average sits at .246. The three RBIs are the most he's had in a game since July 13.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 26 Days
Trout went 2-for-3 with a home run, two RBI and two walks in a win over the Marlins on Wednesday.
Trout hit his 30th homer with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning to knock Henderson Alvarez from the contest Wednesday, and tie his career high in long balls, which was set in 2012. The 23-year-old is really turning it on to close out the month of August, having tallied nine hits (including three homers) in his last six games.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 27 Days
Trout went 3-for-4 with a double, a walk, an RBI and two runs scored in a win over the Marlins on Tuesday.
Trout's strikeout rate has continued to soar in 2014, as he has now fanned nine times in his last seven games. While the lack of contact has likely led to a lower batting average than we are accustomed to seeing (.289), he is showing no shortage of power, having tallied a .558 slugging percentage in 498 at-bats this season.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 29 Days
Trout went 2-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored in a win over the A's on Sunday.
Trout seems to be coming on strong to end the month of August, as he is 5-for-17 with two home runs in his last four games.
Mike Trout LF/CF.. LAA 1 Month
Trout went 2-for-4 with a home run in a loss to the A's on Friday.
Trout's solo shot in the first inning was his first home run since Aug. 10. The 23-year-old has pumped the breaks this month, tallying a .761 OPS in 81 at-bats, but still owns a .289/.375/.559 batting line this season.