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Mike Trout robs another home run

He did it in Baltimore against J.J. Hardy. He did it in Chicago on a ball off the bat of Gordon Beckham. Last night Miguel Olivo became the latest victim to have a would-be home run brought back into the ballpark by the human highlight reel that is Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike [...]

Another big night for Trout in Angels' win

ANAHEIM, Calif. He's been through these moments so many times already that it just seems like routine stuff to Mike Trout. But it's not. He hits home runs, steals bases, makes jaw-dropping catches and then smiles and shrugs his shoulders when he tries to describe them. His answers to questions are pretty much always the same: He's just trying to drive the ball up...

Top Play: Mike Trout HR robbing catch

The legend of Mike Trout continues to grow, as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim center fielder made another amazing catch on Saturday night. Trout robbed Seattle Mariners catcher Miguel Olivo in the top of the eighth inning, jumping high over the centerfield wall to make a highlight reel play. Trout, the 25th player taken in the 2009 amateur draft, leads the American League with...

Jim Leyland: Miguel Cabrera deserves MVP over ‘Wonderboy’ Mike Trout

Miguel Cabrera is having an outstanding season for the Tigers. It’s the type of season we have come to expect from the 29-year-old over his 13-year career. Cabrera has 29 homers to go along with 95 RBI. His batting average is an impressive .322 and his on-base percentage is a solid .384. There is still a lot of baseball left to be played, but Cabrera is a definite American League...

Fan grabs Miguel Cabrera's bat out of younger fan's hand (Video)

An older man who attended Friday night's Texas Rangers game in Arlington may have stepped over the line when he forcefully pulled Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera's bat out of a younger fan's hand after it went flying into the stands. It happened in the top of the sixth inning as Cabrera swung at the first pitch and the bat went flying into the stands on the third...

Cabrera plays jump ball on foul ball

We all know Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera is one of the best hitters in baseball, but during Thursday's game against the New York Yankees he proved he has the "ups" to make it in the NBA. Cabrera, batting in the bottom of the 1st inning, took a 0-2 pitch high from Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda. The ball deflected off the top of catcher Chris Stewart's glove...

M's overcome Trout's amazing grab

Mike Trout seems to steal the show even when the Los Angeles Angels lose. The rookie center fielder robbed Miguel Olivo of a two-run homer in the eighth inning Saturday night, but all that did was prevent the Seattle Mariners from increasing an early six-run lead they built against Dan Haren. Vernon Wells hit a two-run homer in the bottom half and Kendrys Morales added a solo shot...

Halo Headlines: Calculating a Mike Trout contract extension, Angels bullpen nightmare continues, Scioscia never lost faith in Pujols during rough start

The August 9th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles ...

Machado Call Up a Gamble for O's

The Orioles have seen what the promotion of a big time prospect can do for a team. Mike Trout gave the Angels a major lift earlier this season, and it's something that has worked for many teams in the past. The question, however, is did Baltimore make the right move bringing Manny Machado to the big leagues now?

Miguel Cabrera is a “clown”.

During Miguel Cabrera’s first at-bat Thursday, Yankees pitcher Hiroki Kuroda threw a pitch to the backstop.  The ball hit hard enough that it ricocheted back toward Cabrera and Yankees catcher Chris Stewart.  Stewart was ready to glove the ball to presumably toss it to the dugout to be thrown out, but Cabby decided he wanted it. Your browser does not support iframes. That’s...

Has the Triple Crown lost its luster?

Nobody has won the Triple Crown in the majors since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967. Nobody has won the Triple Crown in the National League since Joe "Ducky" Medwick in 1937. Back when those Triple Crowns were won, that was considered an accomplishment of epic proportions. 45 years after Yaz's Triple Crown, Detroit's Miguel Cabrera is the latest star poised to make...

Rajai Davis with the catch of the year.

It may not be from the golden child of the season in Mike Trout, but Rajai Davis may have bested Trout in the catch of the year category.

Angels 6, Mariners 5

Rookie sensation Mike Trout tied a career high with five RBIs, including a three-run homer and a rare two-run sacrifice fly, and pinch-runner Peter Bourjos scored on a wild pitch in the ninth inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. Kendrys Morales led off the ninth against Josh Kinney (0-2) with his second double of the game...

Game Recap 8/11/12 -- EVERYBODY PANIC!!! -- Angels 4 Mariners 7

I know that I'm supposed to be an objective reporter of the games I cover. I'm supposed to assess the situation rationally and try to take the fanatic aspect of my recaps. SCREW THAT...I'm freaking out over here. What the hell is going on with this team? Can someone please explain how a collection of highly paid ballplayers can deliver such a heaping pile of dung on...
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