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.

Friday: Trout went 1-for-3 with two walks in the Angels' 3-2 11-inning victory over the Mariners.

Saturday: The Angels host Seattle and starter Joe Saunders (11-15, 5.16) at 9:05 p.m.

Stats: Trout is hitting .330 (186-for-564) with 26 home runs, 92 RBIs, 108 runs, 39 doubles, nine triples and 33 stolen bases on 40 attempts in 149 games. His on-base percentage is .436, his slugging percentage .569 and his OPS 1.005.

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