Angels star Trout 'day-to-day' with calf tightness
Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout left Sunday's game against the Seattle Mariners due to a calf injury.
Trout left the contest for good after the second inning because of tightness in his right calf, Los Angeles announced.
He lined out in his lone at-bat of the day.
"Mike Trout was removed from today's game with right calf tightness. He is considered day-to-day," the Angels posted on Twitter.
Mike Trout was removed from today’s game with right calf tightness. He is considered day-to-day.— Los Angeles Angels (@Angels) July 14, 2019
The 27-year-old center fielder is an eight-time All-Star and two-time American League MVP. He is a frontrunner for the award once again this season.
Trout has tallied 30 home runs and 75 RBIs while slashing .306/.456/.668 in a strong ninth season in MLB.
The Angels entered Sunday with a 47-46 record. They trail the American League (AL) West-leading Houston Astros by 11 games and are five games out of the second wild-card spot.