No. 27 is turning 28 years old today.
It’s Mike Trout’s birthday. And why not celebrate the best major league baseball player on the planet?
At 28, Trout already might be one of the best players ever to play the game.
He ranks in the top 10 in almost every major category before a player’s 28th birthday, including home runs, walks and on-base percentage.
And just like fine wine, he gets better with age. The two-time American League MVP and eight All-Star is having perhaps his best season in the big leagues. He is on pace to break career-highs in home runs, RBI and OPS this season.
He’s the gift that keeps on giving, except for