In the first regular-season showdown between two of baseball’s brightest young stars, Giancarlo Stanton upstaged Mike Trout with one very loud swing. The Miami Marlins’ slugger hit a three-run homer, highlighting their 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
He’s carried the Angels on his back since he arrived, but is Mike Trout the best rookie ever? The sensation talked with CBS4’s sister station in L.A. about where he feels like he stands as the regular season nears its end.
We’re talking about “Unity on the Bay’s 6th Annual Angel’s Everywhere” backpack drive. The backpacks all contain school supplies, so that children are ready to head back into the classrooms prepared.
The Miami Marlins pulled out of the Albert Pujols sweepstakes Wednesday afternoon, and now the reason behind that is abundantly clear.
Based on the celebration by some Florida Marlins fans Tuesday night, you’d think the team won the World Series. Instead, it was just the second victory in the month for the Marlins who look to win two-in-a-row Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Angels.
The Marlins had Trader Jack McKeon at the helm Monday night against the Los Angeles Angels, but even the best managing job couldn’t help pull out a victory as the Marlins dropped their 11th straight game, 2-1.