Video: Angels' Mike Trout goes way over wall to take homer from J.J. Hardy
Los Angeles Angels rookie centerfielder Mike Trout made one of the catches of the year in the first inning of his team's game against the Minnesota Twins, leaping high over the centerfield wall to take a home run away from J.J. Hardy.
MLB.com has the video:
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Hardy, who had just three hits in his last 37 at-bats entering the game, had gotten almost all of a 1-1 pitch from Angels ace Jered Weaver. After the catch, the 20-year-old Trout watched a replay of his grab on the centerfield scoreboard.