Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 5/22/13
Yeah, about that Mike Trout sophomore slump ... After a slow April (.261, two homers, 13 RBI) and whispers of opposing pitchers figuring out the reigning Rookie of the Year, Trout answered on Tuesday – in a big way. Trout hit for the cycle in the Angels' 12-0 win over the Mariners on Tuesday. Last year's MVP runner-up finished the game 4 for 5 and at 21 became the youngest player since Mel Ott in 1929 to accomplish the feat. Here's one of Trout's four hits Tuesday night in Anaheim. Your browser does not support iframes. Trout, who authored one of the greatest seasons in baseball history in 2012, is getting hot as the weather warms up. After Tuesday's heroics, Trout is hitting .343 with 18 RBI in May. When news of Trout's accomplishment hit Twitter, his No. 1 fan immediately chimed in. One proud Mama!!! Standing ovation at the Big A !!! TROUTSTANDING !!! -- Debbie Trout (@DebbieTrout27) May 22, 2013 For those familiar with Trout's exploits last year (.326, 30 HRs, 83 RBI, 49...
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