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Mike Trout Lockout art

Mike Trout Lockout Art

The MLB lockout has finally concluded. While it’s great that an agreement was reached with substantial changes to the system the owners and players operate under, the journey to get to an agreement was excruciating. The one bright spot was the decision by a brave soul named Ray Sbarra, to draw a picture of Mike Trout every day until the lockout was over. The exercise started on Reddit and then expanded to Twitter and Instagram. The artist was fun and experimental and it was easy to see how choosing to draw every day can improve someone’s ability.

With the collection finally completed, here are some of our favorites.

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Mike Trout 2021 stadium promotions

2021 Trout Stadium Giveaways

Mike Trout 200 home runs bobbleheadThe  Angels have begun releasing their promotional schedule for the 2021 season.  The list is still rolling out but it includes two bobbleheads. One commemorating Mike’s three MVP awards, and another highlighting Mike career milestone of hitting 300 home runs

April 2, Friday – White Sox
Promotion: Trout 3x MVP Award Bobblehead
Presented by Presented By Pechanga Resort and Casino

May 21, Friday – Athletics
Promotion: Trout 300 HR Bobblehead
Presented by MemorialCare

Mike Trout 2020 Season Review

The Mad Dash – 2020 Season Review

Mike Trout’s 2020 season ended with MLB’s playoffs once again lacking the best player in a quest for a championship. A shortened season caused by a global pandemic casts a sense of proportion on the disappointment, but in baseball terms. . . this is getting old.

The 2020 season offered a lot of promise for the Angels to reach the finally reach the playoffs for the first time since 2014. Anthony Rendon signed a free-agent contract and would provide sufficient lineup protection for Trout. Shohei Ohtani would be able to rejoin the meager pitching staff. Top prospect Jo Adell would be waiting in the wings to join the team, and the league would open up the playoff structure so that half of the total teams would make the playoffs. For the Angels to miss the playoffs in that situation the team would have to seriously underperform. Sadly, that is exactly what happened.

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Mike Trout Speaks Up About Astros Cheating Scandal

Mike Trout spoke to a group of reporters about the impact of the Astros cheating scandal and what should be done to punish the players.

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