Facts of Mike Trout
|Full Name:||Mike Trout|
|Age:||28 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||September 07, 1991|
|Birth Place:||Vineland, New Jersey|
|Net Worth:||$60 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)|
|Father's Name:||Jeff Trout|
|Mother's Name:||Debbie Trout|
|Education:||East Carolina University|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
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I'm not really a big Springsteen guy. I'll listen to the music, but ... I didn't really get attached to it as much as, like, country artists. That's really who I listen to.
You surprise yourself on some balls off the bat. You don't think you have a chance to catch it. And then your natural ability just takes over.
I always dreamed of making it in baseball, but life has moved pretty quickly for me.
Relationship Statistics of Mike Trout
|What is Mike Trout marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Mike Trout get married ? (married date):||December 09, 2017|
|Is Mike Trout having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Mike Trout gay ?:||No|
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Mike Trout is married to his longterm girlfriend, Jessica Cox. The adorable couple has been in love since their high school days.
Jessica broke the big news that of getting engaged back in July 2016 via Instagram post with the magical question, Would You Marry Me, Jess? Later, the player retweeted the post.
Eventually, the couple exchanged vows on the 9th of December 2017. The winter-theme wedding ceremony took place in Allentown, New Jersey in front of close friends and family members. After the wedding, they enjoyed their two weeks honeymoon in Hawaii.
As of now, the couple is expecting their first baby. They shared the news via a video on Twitter. As of now, the couple is waiting for the baby.
- 1 Who is Mike Trout?
- 2 Mike Trout- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education
- 3 Education & Early Career
- 4 Mike Trout- Professional Career
- 5 Mike Trout- Net Worth, Salary, Contract
- 6 Mike Trout- Controversy & Rumors
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight
- 8 Social Media
Who is Mike Trout?
American Mike Trout is an eight-time MLB All-Star Award-winning baseball player. He is renowned for his playing style as the Center Fielder.
Currently, he is playing for the professional baseball team, Los Angeles Angels.
Mike Trout- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education
Mike Trout was born on the 7th of August 1991 in Vineland, New Jersey to Jeff and Debbie Trout. His birth name is Michael Nelson Trout.
His father, Jeff Trout used to be a baseball player in his university days. He also played for Minnesota Twins and attended the World Series parade in 2008.
He has two elder siblings; brother, Tyler, and sister, Teal. They are of British-Germanic ethnicity.
Education & Early Career
Talking about his educational background, he completed his middle school from Lakeside Middle School. After that, he attended Millville Senior High School. Picking up the passion of his father, he played baseball and basketball in high school days.
At the age of 14, he started working with the Arsenal coaches and enhanced his skills as a baseball player. Due to the exceptional performance in baseball, he became the captain of the team. After the graduation from Millville, he joined the East Carolina University and started playing for the Univesity.
Mike Trout- Professional Career
In 2009, Mike Trout entered Los Angeles Angels as the compensation pick from the New York Yankees. Within very few games for the team, he has proved himself as a valuable asset for the team.
In the following year, the sports magazine even named him the third-best player of the team. In 2011, he made his debut in the major league replacing the injured Peter Bourjos. The same year, he was named as the Minor League player of the year.
The year 2012, became the starting milestone in his career. In the year, he had his first four-hit game and broke the American League rookie record with 14 consecutive crossed home plate.
Also, he became the youngest player to ever hit at least 20 home runs and the first player under 22 to hit a leadoff home run back to back.
In 2014, he signed a six-year contract worth $144.5 million with Angeles. In the year 2014, he played a total of 157 games. The year, he had 36 home rums, 39 doubles, nine triples, and an MLB leading 115 runs scored. The year, he was award the Most Valuable Player Award making him the second-youngest player to receive the award after Ken Griffey Jr.
The following year, he became the youngest player to reach 100 home runs along with 100 stolen bases in MLB history. At the time, he was 23 years old and 253 days. The year, he received four Silver Slugger Awards along with All-Star Games MVP Award and many more.
In the year 2017, his left thumb had an ulnar collateral ligament. Due to that, he has listed on the disabled list for the first time in history. The following year, his isolated power was recorded at .316 making the highest among all MLB Players.
Last, in 2019, he signed a 12-year contract with the same team, Angeles making the highest-paid contract at the time. On the 9th of Septemeber, he went through the cryoablation process to treat neuroma in his right foot. six days later, he went through about surgery to remove it.
The year, he was named as the player of the week for the fourth time. Also, he won the Hank Aaron Award too.
- 8 X Major League Baseball All-Star Award.
- 2016- Best Major Leaguer.
- 2012- Rookies of the Year.
Mike Trout- Net Worth, Salary, Contract
Through his career as a baseball player, he has made an estimated net worth of $60 million. His current salary as the center fielder for Los Angeles Angels is in the range of $36 million.
Back in 2019, he signed 12 years contract worth $426.5 million with the Angeles. The contract made him the highest-paid baseball in history at the time. The signing amount of the contract happens to be $20 million. Back in 2019, his base salary was 16 million that is increased to be $36 million in 2020.
Besides that, his brand endorsements are also the major source of his income. That includes the brand like Bodyarmor SuperDrink (sports drink), Subway (Restaurants franchise), and Nike.
Mike Trout- Controversy & Rumors
Till the date, he has managed to maintain the divinity as a player and has not been involved in any sort of controversy and scandal. Also, he has managed to remain far from any type of rumors too.
However, the baseball player in the headlines for his step towards suicide awareness. His family has launched a suicide awareness campaign with the apparel company, Tiny Turnip. The campaign happens to be personal of the player’s family as he lost his brother-in-law, Aaron Cox in 2018 to suicide.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Mike Trout has blue eyes with Auburn hair. His height is 6 feet and 2 inches and weighs around 107 kg.
Mike has over 2.5m followers on Twitter, over 1.8m followers on Instagram, and over 499.3k followers on Facebook.
On Twitter, he is following the personalities like Riley Greene, Phil Hughes, and Ron Roberts.