Fantasy baseball Stat Focus: Why Mike Trout could win the AL MVP

Thursday August 8th, 2013
Mike Trout's advanced stats this year reveal how his hitting has improved upon his rookie season.
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Trout is going to have monster year after monster year. I could end up writing a similar column next year about how his 2014 was even better than what he did this season. But it's worth pointing out the season he's having and making sure it doesn't get lost in the Cabrera vs. Davis cacophony. He just might be deserving of the 2013 AL MVP Award.

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