Angels Lose Ump Show in Anaheim 6-2

Patrick Sandoval has been not so good as of late. He seriously needed a rebound against Seattle. Instead, he gave up 5 runs on 10 hits, striking out 8, and walking none. Sure, a bit of it was bad luck, a bloop and a ball that hit a base, but it was not pretty.

8 K though, that’s… something

The offense also had issues, although, as the title shows, it was partly bad luck as the Angels got screwed over by the ump so bad that Ohtani was mad. Yes, Ohtani. Needless to say, Phil got tossed for arguing with the ump.

GIB ME ROBO UMPS

Still, the issue was much more that the offense didn’t do much at all rather than just blaming the umps. Being outhit that hard is not a pathway to success. Sure, maybe a few more runs score and the momentum swing wakes up the bats but 4 hits through 6 innings is not ideal.

In the end, the Angels lost due to not hitting well enough to overcome the bad start of Sandoval. The loss stings, as it breaks the winning streak, and it really shows the weakness of this team lies within the rotation and streakiness of the bats.

Highlighted Recap

Mariners struck first with a 2 run home run in the 3rd.

2-0 Mariners

A single that just got through made it worse.

3-0 Mariners

Ohtani responded with a 2 run home run of his own in the bottom half.

3-2 Mariners

Unfortunately, those two runs were wiped out in the 4th.

4-2 Mariners
5-2 Mariners

Yet another run was allowed in the 7th, making a comeback even more difficult.

6-2 Mariners

Upcoming

Angels finish the series with the Mariners tomorrow at 1PM. At 35-31, their winning streak is snapped, but they can still win the series as Canning takes the mound.

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rosstrade
Trusted Member
10 months ago

Loved the way that Nevin fought for his players yesterday after the called third strike on a ball 4 to the Sho.

I’m not a big Nevin fan, but I can see why the players like playing for him.

DowningDude
Legend
10 months ago

OMIGODDDDD

BOBBY V IS BACK.

Mid-game he will walk into the dugout and take over managerial duties.

/s

smithy610
Super Member
10 months ago

I know Nevin won’t have the balls to bench Trout, even if in a non-obvious way, i.e. “day off,” or even put him way down in the lineup.

So I had expected Nevin to already put a slumping Trout in the leadoff spot and switch him with Ward/Moniak batting at #3 instead. Kinda like what Maddon did with some players the last couple of years, and what Nevin did with Ohtani earlier.

Maybe seeing the first pitches first will help Trout with…something, whatever magic there is.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  smithy610

If Maddon were still around, Trout would have been in lead off spot few weeks ago. Gotta try something different. You cannot just send him out in the same spot every f’ckin game. Nevin is clearly old school, giving ‘respect’ to players like Trout and Ward, not so much to ones like Moniak or Adell.

rosstrade
Trusted Member
10 months ago

Two starting pitchers I was really high on this year were Sandy and Detmers.

Especially, Sandy, coming off a great WBC performance for Mexico and a pretty solid 2022.

But, they have both been struggling at 3 – 6 and 1 – 5 so far this year.

And, with hitters batting almost .300 against Anderson, he hasn’t been a godsend either.

If the team can turn these guys around, with the emergence of the bullpen, the newfound depth, and Canning and Barria being fairly solid as of late, I think the team can make a push and get to a WC spot.

Or, at least that’s my hope.

To keep The Sho, finally make the playoffs, and to get the monkey off of Arte’s back, we need to make the playoffs and Sandy, Detmers, and Anderson are critical pieces….

Twebur
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10 months ago
Reply to  rosstrade

Yes…hope for a Sandoval and Detmers turnaround is real and very possible. Anderson? Not so much. He is who we “should have” thought he was. Hope he gives us 5 innings and an era under 5 every outing. Good luck with Wise doing anything to get anything near “Peak Doyer Cheating Form”. That ain’t happening.

rosstrade
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10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

3 years of Anderson is hard to take with what we’ve seen so far…

RexFregosi
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  rosstrade

they’ve been pitching much better than their record though
but you’re right – this season depends on them and going in i had high hopes that they were better than Skaggs/Heaney but they aren’t being consistent

thank goodness for canning –

rosstrade
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  RexFregosi

Canning and Barria have been great…..!

rosstrade
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10 months ago
Reply to  RexFregosi

I never thought at the start of the season that Canning could have the same won-loss record as the Sho…. 5 – 2

RexFregosi
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10 months ago
Last edited 10 months ago by RexFregosi
Twebur
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10 months ago

Nothing better than the proclamation of a must-win on June 11th.

“Must Win” gentleman! Get it done. Show that playoff Grittyness! Finish off a great 5-1 homestand and head to Texas with some Spine and a little F’ you Rangers, we ain’t scared of you.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

Watching Texas vs Tampa Bay and have watched the first two games. It is like Mothra vs Godzilla. Really impressed with tremendous offensive power from both teams. Not only that, they do not strike out often, are patient hitters, and many of them aggressive on bases. Their starting rotations are awesome, too; much better than those of Angels.

However, kryptonite for both teams are their bullpen. Angels definitely have better bullpen (excludes Loup) despite losing Joyce for now and will have Moore back.

Last edited 10 months ago by Kiyotchan
Twebur
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10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

A split in Texas would be HUGE.

Last edited 10 months ago by Twebur
Kiyotchan
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10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

I don’t want to get ahead of ourselves and we need to win today’s game to win the series, but projected starters are:

Anderson vs Dunning
Barria vs Gray
Detmers vs Heaney
Ohtani vs Eovaldi

To split, gotta win with Barria and Detmers. Anderson unlikely, not sure what kind of Ohtani will show up against their ace.

JackFrost
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

Don’t see that happening. Anderson pitches in the first game which means we’ll get slaughtered… that means we’d have to win 2 out of the next 3 games… Texas is just better than us right now and that is a bit too much to ask I think…

Last edited 10 months ago by JackFrost
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10 months ago

“Oh no. Not Aaron Loup” has a terrific 0.05 Actual Runs Allowed per Batters Faced over his last five appearances where he has allowed just one run over 20 batters faced. That’s Moore/Estevez level effectiveness. Have you noticed that Nevin is no longer allowing Loup to come into a game when runners are on base? Only allowing him to start a clean inning seems to be working.

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Kiyotchan
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10 months ago
Reply to 

I beg to differ, my evil twin bro! I distinctly recall that Loup started warming up in the 4th inning when Sandoval gave up 5th run to Mariners. So, Loup was probably one more base runner away from coming in that inning. Sandoval got the next 2 outs and clean 5th inning.

Also, Loup owes Trout’s defense for his cleaner innings for the past 5 outings, and he got lucky with AJ Pollock TOOTBLAN yesterday. I think he will blow up soon; he is a ticking time bomb. Just hoping that his implosion does not cost Angels a win.

Twebur
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10 months ago
Reply to 

Nevin is no longer allowing Loup to come into a game when runners are on base? 

It’s only taken Nevin over a year to figure out what everyone here already knew.
Forcing a round Loup in a square hole. Thanks Phil, Loup thanks you too. Now we all mock him because of your hard-headedness.

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to 

More importantly, Nevin does not allow Loup to come into a game that is tied or a non save lead to protect.

Only Low leverage situations for your $7.5 million dollar man. sure why not?

Last edited 10 months ago by Cowboy26
Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

Especially after the 5th inning when Shohei was “struck out” by the controversial call with runners on 2nd and 3rd (should have been just Moniak at 2nd thanks to ground rule double, not being able to score Neto), Angels went into “preserve main portion of bullpen mode” for today’s win. Thus, they put Loup, Reyes, and Tucky D. Reyes is gone because he failed to prove himself. Tucky, on the other hand, did really eating two innings. Tucky is now our new ‘Barria’.

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago

Man – the Robo-umps can’t hear fast enough for me.

So many bad calls that matter – it needs to be fixed.

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

So the Robo Umps wont be able to hear our heckling? Thats probably a good thing.

HaloLew
Trusted Member
10 months ago

I’ve always been curious how a manager or player and umpire deal with each other the day after a blowup like Nevin had last night.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  HaloLew

They will remain “professional”. I also noted Shohei uttered F-word at least twice last night, definitely once after the controversial 3rd strike call, but not at Cuzzi. Who the hell taught him the slang?  😆 

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

I noticed after the HR in the first inning the other night, too!

Good for Shohei!

Man, he’s fun all the time. Even when slumping – he’s just so fun.

DowningDude
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10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

Fukui? Fukuoka?

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  DowningDude

Fukkake…but with a B.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

I am utterly impressed with your Japanese fluency with cultural elegance.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago

No Moniak and Rendon (scheduled) to start. Jimmy Herget is back. Gerardo Reyes is gone.

WallyChuckChili
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10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

We are winless since sending Adell down

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago

I forgot to add Urshela not starting. Urshela must still have back issue. Rengifo at 3B scares me a lot. I don’t know why Nevin keeps putting Ward in lead off spot, Trout in 3 hole.

Last edited 10 months ago by Kiyotchan
steelgolf
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10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

Trout should be in the 8 spot right now.

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  steelgolf

This I agree with depending upon pitching match ups.

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  Kiyotchan

This explains some of that decision. https://www.espn.com/mlb/player/batvspitch/_/id/41221/logan-gilbert

But this means Trout goes another day without an off day. So does Trout get a random off day in Texas?

Last edited 10 months ago by Cowboy26
Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

No. Trout RAKES in Texas.

That’s where this slump goes to die.

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

I agree so why in the hell didnt they rest him at least once in this homestand?

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

Because he’s Mike Fucking Trout. He will snap out of it.

If he were 35-36 I’d have a different perspective. But he’s just lost right now. It happens.

He will be MFT before long.

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

They KNOW he’s about to bust out.

He’s flailing- for sure – but he’s gonna fix it. And when he does, watch out!

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

Or injure himself trying.

What happened to load management?

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

If he’s not already injured….it would explain a lot, and not a surprise….or like Jimmy is saying, he’s slumping, going to snap out of it, with hell to pay.

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

or needs laser eye surgery?

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

It would fall under trAditional guidelines if it took years for him/them to figure out its his eyes.

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Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

I’m ready I’m WATCHING OUT, got the popcorn ready! The league won’t know what hit em

Kiyotchan
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10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout
Last edited 10 months ago by Kiyotchan
DowningDude
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

AHA – So we all know his next career is as a Dallas gardener!!!

Fansince1971
Legend
10 months ago

Before we get too caught up in the ‘Trout sucks’ narrative- he’s on pace for around 6 WAR. It’s only because he has set the bar so high that we view him as having a poor season. He’s actually still a very good player just not the greatest in the game at this point. His stats in clutch situations have been very bad but overall he is still performing at a high level.

DowningDude
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

Whoa. Imagine if he wasn’t so fat (and now old)

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

Haha, exhibit a of why war is overrated. Gonna really pretend he’s 6 war player lol, Miguel Cabrera in his 2010-2014 best hitter alive peak was a 6 war player. Supposed to pretend 2023 trout is the same what a joke

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

WAR is not overrated but your ability to comprehend or analyze it as well as other statistical trends maybe though.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

Everyone’s a genius who falls in line with the mob to bow to the altar of war

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

Also you meant to say may be not maybe, I fixed it for you

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

Opposing pitchers be like do I wanna face 2023 automatic out trout, or 2013 Miguel Cabrera. Idkkkkkkk they both 6 war players!!!!!!!! Hard to decide!!!!!

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Ugh. Why you here? You seem mad. And not bright.

Let’s talk about how decline phase works.

Slowly, over multiple seasons a player who averages 8 WAR a season starts declining. First, to a 7.5 WAR season. Then a 7 WAR season. Then a few seasons between 5-6 WAR. ETC.

VERY Rarely (See Murphy, Dale and Jones, Andruw for counter-arguments) do 8-9 WAR players fall off a cliff at 31. Most likely he’s hiding a small injury, or he’s in the worst slump of his life and pressing because he knows he’s the fucking GOAT.

People losing their shit over 150 AB’s of Trout sucking haven’t watched NEARLY enough baseball. He will be fine and most likely put the team on his back for a stretch of games.

Everyone needs to chill.

Now, Phil could still move him in the lineup – but I’d say make him lead off. Tell him to draw walks – take pitches. Might get his head right.

Regardless. We are complaining about a rough month long stretch foe someone approaching the production of Prime Ted Williams.

We ALL need to STFU.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

This is a joke right?? Right?? Lol

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

No. You are – without doubt – a dolt.

I feel like I get dumber when I read your drivel.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

Let’s talk about it! it’s MIKE TROUT the goatyyyy

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Cool. You have anything useful to add? Or nah? Because based on your previous comments you are worthless to this community.

Prove me wrong…

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

Well I’m making you feel smart so I feel like that’s a good deed, that you get to feel that for the first time in your life. You should thank me

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

But There are typically outlier seasons within that downward trend where the player performs at or closer to their prime numbers. Assuming they are not steroid fueled) For Vladdy it was 2010. For Torii it was 2013.

For whatever reason we never enjoyed the benefit of one of those seasons form Grandpa in his almost 10 years here. I always thought that was weird.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

His decline has been happening since 2020, buddy. Trouts Obp 2016-2019 .441 .442 .460 .438. Once he turned 28, which is the middle of your prime it was .390, injured, .369, .370. And last year in 119 games he struck out more than he ever did in full seasons 2016-2019. And he hit .242 RISP last year .200 this year bc he can’t hit a fastball to save his life. You trout stans can spin it any way you want, he somehow fell out of his prime at 28. And he sucks in the field now.

Obp don’t matter as much for a free swinger like Vladimir Guerrero who hits .330 bc he can hit anything so swung at anything, and hits don’t get on base as much as walks. For someone like trout who was great bc of plate discipline bc unlike vlad he can’t hit outside the strike zone Obp matters way more. His decline been happening for few years already

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Trout OPS 2020-2022 1.013
Trout OPS 2011-2019 1.000

Hmmm sure doesn’t Looks like a decline to me. Man your asshole must be made out of paper.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

What has he led the league in since 2019? Tell me

DowningDude
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

The answer isn’t “strikeouts”

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Idiotic comments from ignorant detractors.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

And as much as I know you enjoy imagining my asshole, it doesn’t help your argument

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

I’m not imagining your body parts. You have already proven to all of us what their composition is.

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

You. Are. Annoying. And not smart. Congrats.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

For the millionth time, trout isn’t a free swinger who can hit outside the zone like vladdy. For him plate discipline is huge, so Obp matters a lot more to him. That going down clear sign of decline along with ks up and not leading the league in anything since 2019. Or just can’t hit a fastball is easy way to tell

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

Leave Britney alone!!!!!

Cowboy26
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10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Leave us alone!!!!!

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

You’re kinda right if I ever saw you in real life you’re prob such a dork that I’d def leave you alone. Only the the internet brings us together

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Jimmuscomp

Your the leave Britney alone guy but for mike trout lmao. We ALL NEED TO STFU and leave the GOAT ALONEEEEEEE!!’ He’s going through a lot ok a lot. He’s hidden injury and we all need to calm down

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

But that WAR calculation projection is based upon a blend of the first month of the season where he generated his usual 1.000+ OPS. Since then for over 150 PAs Trout has generated Mendoza line and below league average splits of .202/.305/.373 Thats a quarter of an entire season of substandard production.These are Grandpa Pujols numbers

There is no way in hell he gets to 6 WAR this season unless gets back to some normalcy of the Trout of old.

If not hes going to make Pujols’ dumpster fire of a contract look like a bargain.

Last edited 10 months ago by Cowboy26
Fansince1971
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10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

I agree with this and the early season influence on his current numbers. My presumption is he gets back more towards performing at a .900 OPS level soon which would really help this team.

Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

I hope you’re right. I just think anytime a player is in a prolonged slump in their post prime years , these whispers and innuendos are constantly going to be magnified.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

I mean war let us know Tim Raines and Rickey Henderson were good, like I didn’t already know that

BannedInLA
Super Member
10 months ago

So, we’ve got our “Ace” Griffen Canning going today….

Jimmuscomp
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  BannedInLA

He’s been nails. I’m cool with him on the mound.

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Cowboy26
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

At least it wasn’t the flu.

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Cowboy26

Now what does this mean down the road? More likely to tear it?

Only interested in an opinion from outside the organization.

Kiyotchan
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

Smart observation. Unless Joyce hit the “funny” bone playing MMA with his teammates, it is 99% coming from ulnar collateral ligament and ulnar nerve. It will be 2-4 weeks rest and reevaluate.

HaloLew
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  Twebur

I mean, really, is anyone surprised that Joyce is having an elbow issue?

halofansince1978
Super Member
10 months ago

Here’s a concept…gotta score enough runs to win.

But on a positive note…still no word from tooty two.

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago

More runs….and less of a Turd Sandwich by Sandavol.

WallyChuckChili
Legend
10 months ago

Trout with the Hat Trick in Strike Outs.

Fansince1971
Legend
10 months ago

The team is 4 over .500 in June with Triut playing terrible ti his standards. Think if he catches fire!

DowningDude
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10 months ago
Reply to  Fansince1971

#hope

Senator_John_Blutarsky
Legend
10 months ago

So we really did waste MNTs best years.

Brent
Super Member
10 months ago

9 Saturday game losses in a row. Only home Saturday game they’ve won was the first series vs Toronto.

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  Brent

Saturday nights alright for the Fightin’ Phillips.

Cause Saturday night’s the night we don’t like
Saturday night’s not alright alright alright, ooh
Saturday, Saturday, Saturday
Saturday, Saturday, Saturday
Saturday, Saturday,
Saturday night’s sucks

I’m going to blame it on Arte somehow…a Saturday trAdition.

Pineapple12
Super Member
10 months ago

Mike Trout was the best player in the entire sport for a decade. I am not going to overreact.

He will be fine.

jshort63
Member
10 months ago

What is going on with Mike? I keep telling my wife “it’s no big deal, he’s Mike Trout”. Well…it’s some kind of deal at this point. It’s not DEFCON 10 but it’s concerning.

steelgolf
Super Member
10 months ago
Reply to  jshort63

He can’t catch up to the fastball. He said the home run ball he hit the other night, he was expecting fast ball, pitcher threw a slider. He was swinging fastball and connected on a slider, tells me he is losing his reaction time.

jcstein
Trusted Member
10 months ago
Reply to  jshort63

He needs to be moved in the lineup. In his last 30 games he’s had a sub 700 OPS and way worse in the last 15. Let him figure it out outside the heart of the lineup.

Senator_John_Blutarsky
Legend
10 months ago
Reply to  jshort63

Mike has been in the majors since 2011. Although it seems like yesterday – MNTs iconic HR robbing catch of JJ Hardy was in 2012.

Trout will be 32 in August and is entering decline phase of his career. His body make-up is such that he’ll still hit HRs, but the ability to square up and drive the ball is fading. He’ll still produce very good WAR and wRC+ numbers, but the days of total domination at the plate and in the field are gone.

No one escapes time. This was bound to happen, however it’s still difficult to see happening.

halofansince1978
Super Member
10 months ago

Father Time and Mother Nature will remain undefeated.

Senator_John_Blutarsky
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10 months ago

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FungoAle
Super Member
10 months ago

Yes, this is where we are.

Twebur
Legend
10 months ago

He’ll accelerate that body wear and tear because every swing he takes is an attempt to hit the ball 550 feet at 150 MPH, regardless of where and what that pitch is.

Troutstrikeout
Trusted Member
10 months ago

He’s the same age as Aaron Judge, 2 years younger than Freddie Freeman who has been in the league since 2010, and only a year older than Harper who has been in the league as long as trout. 31 is still your prime. In general 27-32 is the prime, 33-34 some slight decline and real decline is 35 although many greats like hank aaron raked into their late 30s. Judge is having his best seasons at 30-31, freeman is as good as ever at 33 and Harper would be too if not for Tommy John surgery. All 3 of them will continue to rake well into mid 30s if not later whereas Trout hit the wall early, declined at 28 in 2020 and it’s only accelerated since. His .189 RISP this year on pace for 194ks in only 152 games makes last years .242 RISP, 0-28 stretch during the crucial, season ending 14 game losing streak and 190k pace if played 162 look amazing. Hasn’t hit .300 since 2018, never had a .300 30 100 season, never had a .300 40 season, never won a home run title or batting title, and by 31 is Hunter Renfroe. He ain’t 39, he ain’t even 33 like .336 hitting Freeman, he just sucks. At least Pujols (of the 102 career war, 704 HR, 2 WS titles, and multiple .330 40 130 seasons) was truly injured during his tenure with us, was painful to see him round the bases with the planter fasciitis and not able to put much weight on his lower half. Trout at 31 just sucks.

WallyChuckChili
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10 months ago
Reply to  Troutstrikeout

Trout is wasting his Prime!