The great baseball player Mike Trout's game play is amazing and it is not a hidden fact. Many of his fans are curious about the money he makes and his net worth. Are you curious to know about the money earned by Trout?
Keep reading to know about his career progression and how he managed to reach up to where he is today. You might also not want to miss his awards and accolades. Find out here:
Mike Trout is counted as one of the best and promising baseball player. He has a huge net worth of $10 million. He also makes huge money annually because of his game plays and wins. He signed the contract with the Angeles in 2014, which was worth $144.5 million, a deal lasting up to 2020.
He is expected to sign a $300M worth contract after his contract with Angeles ends.
Trout’s early baseball career began with Ripken League and the Little League. He played in Millville Senior High School’s baseball and basketball team when he was there.
Mike Trout signing for his fans
Source: Los Angeles Times
Although he was shortstop and pitcher in the beginning, he got promoted to the outfield when he played as the team’s senior. Later, he played for the East Carolina University’s baseball team.
In case you are thinking about his Arsenal career, Trout has a great record of playing many amazing matches with Tri-state Arsenal. In 2009, he was chosen as the 25th overall by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the years’ MLB Draft. Later, he played with Arizona Angels which was Angels’ minor league affiliate.
Mike Trout Career highlights:
His work with the team is counted as one of his best. He was successful in scoring a .360 hit with a .418 OBP as well as .506 SLG including 1 home run. Isn’t that amazing?
Apart from Arsenal, he has also played for Class A Midwest League’s Cedar Rapids Kernels, Class AA Texas League’s Arkansas Travelers, and Rancho Cucamonga Quakes belonging to Class A-Advanced California League’s.
He won All-Star MVP two times from 2012 to 2015 while he appeared in 4 All-Star games with the Angels. In 2016, he made MLB win with 116 walks and 123 runs during the 159 games.
Mike Trout catch
Source: The Major Sports Network
Although Trout was excited for the 2017 Major League Baseball All-star Game, he couldn’t play in it due to his thumb injury. If you are wondering what happened, you might want to know that he sprained his thumb in a game on 28th May 28 and had a surgery on 31st May.
The list of Trout’s accolades is pretty long. He has won awards such as American League Most Valuable Player, American League Rookie of the Month, American League Rookie of the Year, Baseball America Major League Player of the Year and so on.
Mike Trout with his Awards
Source: Fan Sided
Besides, his other awards include ESPY Award, Hank Aaron Award, Heart & Hustle Award, J. G. Taylor Spink Award and much more.
The family guy Trout moved out of his parents’ home in New Jersey in 2016. He bought a mansion on a 300-acre property for himself just a few minutes away from his native home. He drives super hot sports car.
Mike Trout’s money, lifestyle and hard work are pretty impressive. We’re sure that he has inspired a lot of youth worldwide. We wish him good luck for his upcoming years.
If you think Mike Trout's net worth is high, you might want to have a look at Melky Cabrera's net worth as well.