Mike Trout is considered by many to be the best player in the MLB right now–even his peers, the MLB players themselves. He’s a once in a generation talent who passes the eye test and has the numbers to back it up.
What’s great about Mike is that he’s such a great guy off the field as well. Teammates, coaches, and fans rave about his work ethic and down to earth personality.
Sports Illustrated writer Ben Reiter caught up with some prominent people in the game of baseball as well as Mike’s coaches and players from high school all the way to the big leagues to get some behind the scenes stories of the man who could go down as the best player to ever play the game.
Check them out below.