Tag: Mike Trout

Anthony Rendon Signs with Angels, Excited for Extra Month of Vacation in October

by Alex Poletti
Photo by Brett Coomer/Staff Photographer

Another major free agent comes off the board as NL MVP second runner-up Anthony Rendon signed with the Los Angeles Angels during the GM Winter Meetings in San Diego. The star third baseman cites the opportunity to play with Mike Trout and Joe Madden as factors, but says he was mainly swayed by the extra month of vacation time he’ll have in October by not making the playoffs.

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Mike Trout Having Trouble Recruiting for LA Without ‘Space Jam 2’ Pitch

by Alex Poletti
Photo by Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

Hoping to get some players to sign with his team for a chance at making the playoffs for just the second time in his stellar career, Mike Trout has been fervently recruiting the top free agent talent this winter. However, he recently revealed to The Second String that this has been a difficult challenge, given that he can’t promise them a role in the upcoming LA-sports-based film “Space Jam 2.”

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Trout and Yelich Not Done for Season, Just Going to MVP Farm Upstate

by Alex Poletti

With news that Mike Trout will undergo surgery on his right foot, both the American and National League MVP favorites will not play another game for the remainder of 2019. However, the commissioner has assured fans that Trout and Christian Yelich aren’t done for the season, but just resting at a lovely MVP farm upstate.

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After Seventh Rejection, Home Run Derby Still Not Taking Hint that Mike Trout Isn’t Interested

by Alex Poletti

After receiving a hard no from Angels outfielder Mike Trout for the seventh year in a row, the T-Mobile Home Run Derby still has not taken the hint that the two-time MVP isn’t interested in participating.

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