|Date of Birth
|August 7, 1991
Michael Nelson Trout is an American baseball player. A center fielder, he is currently playing for the Los Angeles Angels in the MLB.
Mike Trout was born on August 7, 1991, in Vineland, New Jersey, United States. He made his MLB debut with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on July 8, 2011. He became an 11-time All-Star in 2012-2019 and 2021-2023. He has become one of the best players in American baseball. He is known for his hitting prowess, baserunning and defending skills. Additionally, he is very good at hitting pitches that are in the low strike zone. His baseball skills and power have drawn comparisons with Hall of Famer player Mickey Mantle.
Trout has so far achieved a batting average of .301 with 368 home runs, 940 RBI, 206 stolen bases, .412 OBP and .994 OPS in his career. He also represented Team USA IN The 2023 World Baseball Classic. He has the potential to be a future Hall of Famer in American baseball.
Mike Trout's Personal Information
|Michael Nelson Trout
|31 years old
|August 7, 1991
|Lakeside Middle School, Millville Senior High School, East Carolina University
Mike Trout’s Early Life
Mike Trout was born in Vineland, New Jersey but grew up in Millville, New Jersey. He attended Lakeside Middle School. He also attended Millville Senior High School, where he played baseball and basketball. He also played collegiate baseball at East Carolina University.
He participated in various baseball tournaments during 2007 and 2008 in the Tri-State Area, especially the Perfect Game WBBA Championships in Jupiter, Florida. He began working with coaches to prepare for his baseball career when he was 14 years old.
Mike Trout’s Personal Life
Mike Trout grew up to be a fan of the Philadelphia Phillies. He resides in Newport Beach, California during the off-season. Trout is also friends with Carlos Wentz, the former quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFL. He also loves the NHL and NBA a lot. He supports the Philadelphia Flyers in the NHL and the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA.
Mike Trout’s hobbies include fishing, hunting and meteorology. Apart from this, he maintains a low profile and not much information is available about his personal life.
Mike Trout’s Family Background
Mike Trout was born to Jeff and Debbie Trout (nee Busonick). His father Jeff is a former baseball player like himself. He played baseball at the University of Delaware and was selected by the Minnesota Twins during the 5th round of the 1983 MLB Draft. He played 4 years of minor league baseball until his career was ended by knee injuries and a torn plantar fascia.
Debbie Trout (nee Busonick) is Mike Trout’s mother. Not much information is available regarding her but apparently, she is a homemaker.
Mike Trout also has an older brother named Tyler and an older sister named Teal.
Mike Trout’s parents have always taught him and his siblings to treat everyone with respect and to have a healthy balance in their lives.
Mike Trout’s Wife
Mike Trout’s wife is Jessica Tara Trout. She was born Jessica Tara Cox on October 5, 1989, and is from Millville, New Jersey. She is currently 33 years old.
Jessica Trout is currently an elementary school teacher in New Jersey, where she is seeking an apprenticeship position at the Dennis Township School Board. She usually handles kinds from primary schools. However, she is also associated with many charity drives, especially the Los Angeles Angels Wives Charity.
Mike and Jessica first met each other during high school in Millville, New Jersey. Mike apparently would always sit at the back of the classroom so that he could be closer to his future wife. They had a long-distance relationship and eventually got engaged on June 28, 2016. Finally, the couple tied the knot on December 9, 2017, in a private ceremony in California.
Mike Trout’s Kids
Mike and Jessica Trout have one child. They welcomed their son Beckham Aaron Trout on July 30, 2020. He is currently 2 years old and soon to be 3 years old. Little Beckham had accompanied his father Mike to the All-Star Game in 2022.
Mike Trout’s Social Media
Mike Trout is quite active on social media. He can be found on Instagram at @miketrout. The account has 2.2 M followers and Trout posts videos and images regarding his professional and personal life on this account.
Mike Trout is also available on Twitter at @MikeTrout. This account has 2.5 M followers and Trout tweets about his baseball career on this handle.
Mike Trout’s Net Worth
As per caknowledge.com, in 2023, Mike Trout has an estimated net worth of $150 million. He has achieved this net worth mainly because of baseball playing skills. Additionally, he also has achieved this net worth through his various endorsements deals, brand ambassadors deals and investments. Here is his net worth throughout the years so far:
Mike Trout’s net worth will only continue to increase as his baseball career progresses into the future.
Mike Trout’s Brand Ambassador
Mike Trout has been a brand ambassador for several brands throughout the years. In 2014, he became the brand ambassador for Nike for their new line of shoes. He also became a brand ambassador for Topps, the card-collecting company.
In 2015, he worked and showed his support for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) in Cumberland County, New Jersey. Since then he has also been a brand ambassador for baseball equipment company Rawlings, Land Rover and Subway, the fast-food chain.
Mike Trout’s Investments
Mike Trout has also made many investments throughout his career so far. In 2012, he invested in Bodyarmor SuperDrink, a sports beverage company. In 2021, he invested in the Coca-Cola brand when it acquired Bodyarmor SuperDrink.
In 2023, Mike Trout invested in TMRW Sports. He also teamed up with Tiger Woods to invest in a golf course in Vineland, New Jersey. This golf course will be built by Woods’ firm TGR Design. The construction is expected to begin in 2023 and the golf course is currently scheduled to open in 2025.
Mike Trout’s Career Stats
Mike Trout has become one of the best baseball players in current times. His baseball playing skills and strength led to his comparison with Mickey Mantle. He has become one of the most valuable members of the Los Angeles Angels team. Here are his career stats so far according to mlb.com
|Career Regular Season
|Runs Batted In
|On-Base Plus Slugging
Mike Trout’s career stats will change as his baseball career progresses towards the future.
Mike Trout’s Achievements
Mike Trout has gained several achievements in his baseball career so far. He is currently playing his 13th MLB season. Here are his achievements in his career so far:
|1st All-Star Game appearance, AL Rookie of the Year, 1st Silver Slugger Award, AL stolen base leader.
|2nd All-Star Game appearance, 2nd Silver Slugger Award.
|3rd All-Star Game appearance, 3rd Silver Slugger Award, 1st AL MVP. 1st AL Hank Aaron Award, AL RBI leader.
|4th All-Star Game appearance, 4th Silver Slugger Award.
|5th All-Star Game appearance, 5th Silver Slugger Award, 2nd AL MVP.
|6th All-Star Game appearance.
|7th All-Star Game appearance, 6th Silver Slugger Award.
|8th All-Star Game appearance, 7th Silver Slugger Award, 3rd AL MVP, 2nd AL Hank Aaron Award, 1st time member of All-MLB First Team.
|8th Silver Slugger Award, 2nd time member of All-MLB First Team
|9th All-Star Game appearance.
|10th All-Star Game appearance, 9th Silver Slugger Award, 3rd time member of All-MLB First Team.
|11th All-Star Game Appearance
Mike Trout’s achievements will only increase as his baseball career progresses into the future.
Mike Trout’s Contract
On March 19, 2019. Mike Trout signed a 12-year contract worth $426,500,000 with the Los Angeles Angels as per Spotrac. According to this contract, Trout has received a signing bonus of $20,000,000. Trout has been guaranteed $426,500,000 with an annual average salary of $35,541,667.
In 2023, Mike Trout will be earning a base salary of $35,450,000 and will be having a total salary of $37,116,666.
Mike Trout’s Diet
There is currently no information available regarding the diet plan that Mike Trout follows. However, he likes to stay hydrated and eat healthy during the season. He likes BodyArmor which prevents him from cramps.
Additionally, Trout also likes his protein intake and vegetables but he does not like eating sweets like candy.
Mike Trout’s Home
Mike Trout purchased a mansion worth $9 million in Newport Beach California. The mansion is built on a 9000 sq. feet property.
Originally built in 1982, this house has 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. The entryway to the house has a giant staircase and an elevator for navigation to the three-floor house. Additionally, there is a large living room, an open-concept kitchen, a family room and a dining room. The topmost floor of the house has an extra laundry room, an office and 4-bedroom suites. The mansion also has hardwood floors. It also has a wood beam ceiling and a large fireplace. Finally, there is also an outside deck with an excellent view of the ocean. The view from Trout’s house not only shows the Pacific Ocean but also the Palos Verdes Peninsula and Catalina Island. It also has a view of the harbor and the city in the distance.
Mike Trout lives in this mansion with his wife and his son.
Mike Trout’s Cars
Mike Trout has some of the best cars in his collection. He has a Ford F-150 Raptor, a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, a 2015 Chevrolet Silverado Midnight Edition and a 2000 Ford Ranger. He also owned a black Mercedes-Benz which was involved in an accident in September 2016. All these cars make Mike Trout a great collector of stylish and powerful vehicles.
A. Mike Trout is currently 31 years old.
A. Mike Trout plays for the Los Angeles Angels in MLB.
A. Mike Trout is 6’2” in height and weighs 235 lbs.
A. Mike Trout is a center-fielder in baseball. He bats and throws right-handed.
A. Mike Trout’s nickname is “Kiiiiid."
A. Mike Trout’s wife is Jessica Trout. His son is Beckham Aaron Trout.