Know About Mike Trout; MLB, Contract, Age, Wife, Phillies, Net Worth

Published Date: 20 Mar, 2019 Updated date: 20 Mar, 2019 By Celebs Podium

After a long waiting, Mike Trout again signed his contract with Angels at age 27. After spending half of his career with the Angels, the team offered him a multi-million settlement in 2019.

Born as Michael Nelson Trout the American baseball player plays for MLB team, Los Angeles Angels. He is undoubtedly the best at his center fielder position, and his association with the Angels spans more than seven years.

Mike Trout Bio & Family

The center midfielder was born on 7 August 1991 in Vineland, New Jersey. His parents, Jeff and Debbie, raised him and his two older siblings, sister Teal, and brother Tyler. Interestingly, Mike’s dad, Jeff, born on 7 January 1961 was a former baseball player at the University of Delaware.

Mike stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.78 m) and weighs around 107 kg. Career,

Contract & Net Worth

The 27-year-old has a massive net worth of $45 million; all the credits goes to his shining MLB career since 2011. He plays for MLB team, Angels for the last seven years and his latest multi-million contract with Angels is humungous. The Angeles resigned him for a 12-year-contract worth $430 million (NZ$626m) in March 2019 which will keep him at the club till the age of 39.

Mike Trout in his Los Angeles Angels skit (Picture: NBC Sports)

Some of his impressive playing highlights in MLB were leading the American League in runs (109) and drew 110 bases-on-balls (walks), posting a .432 on-base percentage (OBP). Similarly, he became the youngest MLB athlete to reach 100 homers, and 100 steals on 17 April 2015.

Right after the mid-2018, Mike’s record stands .307 batting average, 1,187 hits with 240 home runs including 648 runs batted in and 189 stolen bases. During the time, he was 26 years of age.

Mike & His Wife; 11 Years Of Dating Prior Getting Married

Speaking about his personal life, Mike got married to his lovely wife, Jessica Cox after 11 years of dating. The beautiful pair first met during their sophomore year in high school. Likewise, Mike’s proposal to his then-girlfriend, Jessica was nothing one can imagine. It was a sky-written proposal, WILL YOU MARRY ME JESS?. Mike even took his IG to share the anticipated proposal picture in July 2016.

Almost two years after their engagement, the pair exchanged wedding vows on 9 December 2017. A beautiful winter-themed nuptial was organized for them in the presence of close friends and near family members. Mike even shared the picture of their grand wedding.

Mike Trout with wife Jessica Cox on 12 December 2017 (Picture: Mike’s Instagram)

In the post, Mike wrote,

From this day forward, you shall not walk alone. My heart will be your shelter, and my arms will be your home. I love you, my WIFE!

Some Interesting Facts About Mike

  • Trout Mike went to Millville Senior High School in Millville, New Jersey to play baseball and basketball. During the course of play, he earned five letters; three in baseball and two in basketball.
  • He is the 2014 recipient of the first American league most valuable player.
  • Besides his name Mike, his other nicknames are “Prince Fish,” “God’s Gift,” “Millville Miracle” and “King Fish 2.0”.
  • Mike is a great supporter of the Philadelphia Phillies. As a growing fan, he attended the Phillies 2008 World Series parade.
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