Mike Trout, 25, a center fielder with the Los Angeles Angels and a 2009 Millville High School graduate, was the 2014 and 2016 American League Most Valuable Player.
Wednesday: Trout went 2 for 4 in the Angels' 5-1 loss to the Houston Astros.
He batted second and played center field.
Thursday: The Angels conclude their series with the Astros at 2:10 p.m. Lance McCullers Jr. (1-0, 4.67 ERA) is scheduled to start for Houston. Trout is hitting .083 (1 for 12) with a home run against McCullers in his career.
Stats: Trout is hitting .339 (19 for 56) with three home runs, 11 RBIs, seven runs scored and three stolen bases in 16 games. His OPS is 1.049.