Michael "Mike" Nelson Trout (born August 7, 1991) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball. He debuted with the Angels in 2011.
Trout was considered to be one of the top prospects in all of baseball and was named the second best overall prospect by Baseball America, during their midseason update in July 2010. Prior to the 2011 season, Trout was ranked #1 by ESPN's Keith Law in his 2011 top 100 prospects list. MLB's Jonathan Mayo also named Trout the #1 prospect in all of baseball during MLB Network's airing of MLB's Top 50 Prospects.
1x All-Star (2012)
AL Player of the Month (July 2012)
3× AL Rookie of the Month (May-July 2012)
AL Player of the Week (June 4-10 2012)
Nickname: Prince Fish
Location: San Antonio, Texas