Mike Trout is a popular American professional baseball player. Mike Trout is a center fielder for the team Los Angeles Angels of the club Major League Baseball (MLB).
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Mike Trout was born on August 7, 1991, in the city of Millville, New Jersey, United States. His age is 31 years as of 2022 and his full name is also Michael Nelson Trout.
Similarly, he is a naturalized American citizen. Moreover, he is Christian by religion and his birth sign is Leo.
He was born to a baseball player Jeff (father) and a housewife Debbie (mother). Likewise, his older sister’s name is Teal and his older brother’s name is Tyler.
In terms of his educational background, he has done his schooling at Lakeside Middle School in America. Later, he graduated from Millville Senior High School in 2009. However, his additional academic credentials are unavailable on the web.
Mike Trout – Net Worth 2023
Trout has an estimated net worth of around $140 million and his annual salary is $37.12 million. Similarly, his source of income is mainly his baseball profession. However, his weekly and monthly wages are unknown.
Additionally, he has worked very hard since his childhood to achieve this fame. Also, he is active in his career and is on the way to raising his net worth in the future.
Career and Professional Life
Moving on to his career, he began his career in 2009 with the Arizona Angels of the rookie-level Arizona League. He finished the season with the Class A Midwest League’s Cedar Rapids Kernels in five games.
Similarly, in 2010, Baseball America ranked him as the Angels’ third-best prospect and also the 85th-best in all of baseball. Therefore, he was also chosen to participate in the All-Star Futures Game. Later, he was also promoted to the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes of the Class A-Advanced California.
Furthermore, he signed a one-year contract with the Angels for $1 million in February 2014. Later, it was converted into a six-year and $144.5 million contract. After Ken Griffey Jr., he was the second youngest player to set numerous records for ‘All-Star Game MVP.’
Later, he injured his thumb in May 2017. Because of that, he had to have surgery and was out of the game for eight weeks. After his return from missing 39 games, he showed that he was still in top form. Also, he became the seventh player in history and set the record to hit 200 home runs before the age of 25.
Moreover, he made his 300th career home run on September 5, 2020, against Houston Astros pitcher Brandon Bielak. On May 17, 2021, while he was jogging the bases against the Cleveland Indians, he strain his right calf.
Similarly, he hit his 1,000th career run on May 21, 2022, making him the only second player in Angels history to do so. Additionally, he announced on July 19, 2022, that he would be captain of the United States national baseball team in the 2023 World Baseball Classic.
Aside from his earnings from baseball, Trout is also associated with endorsing brands like Bodyarmor SuperDrink with whom he is partnered since 2012.
Moreover, he has also sponsored other brands such as Subway, Rawlings, Land Rover, and SuperPretzel. Furthermore, we may see him associated with some more brands and supporting their products in the coming days.
Awards and Nomination
Trout has won several awards in his career. He is a ten-time MLB All-Star, three-time American League winner, and nine-time Silver Slugger Award winner. He has also won the 2012 AL Rookie of the Year Award.
Furthermore, we believe that his talent will earn him several awards in the future. Moreover, he accomplished a lot in his career, and he still has a lot more to do.
Trout married Jessica Cox on December 9, 2017. However, he has not revealed anything about how they both met and dated each other. Moreover, it is seen that they both are quite happy being a couple at the moment. They have one son who was born on July 30, 2020. Also, he doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements.
Trout has always been concerned with his professional life. However, he hasn’t been associated with any rumors or controversies that would hamper his professional career. Also, he avoids the media and avoids engaging in contentious behavior or situations that can damage his reputation.
Talking about his height he is 6 Feet 2 inches tall and weighs 106kg. Similarly, he has a good physique but his accurate body measurements are unknown. Moreover, he has beautiful brown eyes and hair.
Also, his dress size is 9 and his shoe size is 11(US). Moreover, he follows a solid workout and diet plan and a balanced lifestyle to maintain his body measurements.
Mike Trout – Social Media
Trout is very popular on social media and his fans love him for the positive influence he has on them. He is active on Instagram, where he likes to post snaps of his latest photo shoots with his lovely family and friends.
He has 2M followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @miketrout. Similarly, his Twitter handle is @MikeTrout with 2.5M followers. His Facebook account is @MikeTrout27 and has 658k followers.