Mike Trout, an outfielder with the Los Angeles Angels, was the 2012 American League Rookie of the Year and MVP runner-up. Trout, 21, 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.
Friday: Trout was 1-for-3 with walk in the Angels' 8-2 loss to Houston.
Today: Los Angeles hosts Houston and starter Dallas Keuchel (5-7, 4.97 ERA) at 9:05 p.m. The game will be broadcast on 1240 AM in Cumberland County. Trout has never faced him.
Stats: Trout is hitting .330 (152-for-460) with 21 home runs, 78 RBIs and 85 runs in 120 games. He has hit 33 doubles and eight triples. He has 74 walks and 95 strikeouts. His on-base percentage is .427, his slugging percentage .574 and his OPS 1.001. Trout is hitting .349 (15-for-43) with four home runs and 12 RBIs in the month of August. He is second in the American League with 61 extra-base hits and leads the majors with 47 multi-hit games.