After signing the biggest contract in sports history, Mike Trout mentioned the Angels' "commitment to winning" as a key part of his decision. Problem is, Los Angeles hasn't won a playoff game since he arrived.
With Mike Trout signing a massive 12-year contract extension with the Angels this offseason, SI senior writer Ben Reiter says the pressure is on for Los Angeles to finally win a playoff game with the superstar outfielder.
Outfielder Mike Trout is finalizing a record-breaking 12-year, $430 million extension with the Los Angeles Angels. Will this deal give him the household-name status he's lacking with the general public?
The two-time AL MVP will reportedly sign a record-breaking extension to remain with the Angels.