Of course, the Angels’ surge this season has featured iconic young talent, Mike Trout.
“I’d compare him more to Willie Mays,” said Spencer. “He played every inning like it mattered, and that’s how Trout plays. Even more than unbelievable talent, it’s his attitude and demeanor that makes him unbelievable.”
Chris Davis hit his major league-best 41st homer in Baltimore’s four-run eighth inning, helping the Orioles beat the San Diego Padres 10-3 on Wednesday.
Adam Jones tied his career-high with four hits, including a home run against his hometown Padres, and Bud Norris wiggled out of some jams to win his second straight start with the Orioles, 4-1 against San Diego on Tuesday night.
Facing the team he spent spring training with, Freddy Garcia looked like he needed a few more exhibition games.
When closer Jim Johnson walks to the mound in the ninth inning with the Baltimore Orioles ahead, the outcome is all but decided.
It’s that time of year again where weather and baseball join together for a double play of fun for area students.
At 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday afternoon, Major League Baseball’s non-waiver Trade Deadline passed with 19 teams within five games of postseason contention.