Mike Trout, an outfielder with the Los Angeles Angels, was the 2012 American League Rookie of the Year and MVP runner-up. Trout, 22, is a 2009 Millville High School graduate who was a two-time Press Player of the Year and The Press Male Athlete of the Year for the 2008-09 school year.

Sunday: Trout went 0-for-3 with a walk and a run scored while batting fourth as the designated hitter in a 2-1 win over Houston.

Monday: The Angels travel to Oakland to face the Athletics and starter Sonny Gray (3-3, 2.63) at 10:05 p.m.

A graduate of Penn State University, I worked at the Carroll County Times in Westminster, Maryland, before joining The Press in 2013.