Comparing Trout's 0-for-19 slump to all-time greats at their all-time worst


When Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout walked off the field at the end of Thursday’s 7-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, he was sporting the worst slump of his career. Trout has gone hitless across his last 19 at-bats, which has never before occurred during his eight years in the majors. In fact, the stretch could be derailing what’s More...

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By sportsnews On Friday, May 18th, 2018

'I didn't really think I had anything that crazy': Manaea reflects on surprise no-no

TORONTO – One of the most important people in Sean Manaea‘s life nearly slept through his first no-hitter. “My girlfriend was in Mexico at the time,” Manaea told theScore. “She More...

By sportsnews On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Giants' Belt questions integrity of umpire after game-ending strike call

San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt wasn’t pleased with home plate umpire Doug Eddings after a 6-3 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. Belt was called out on strikes to end the game Wednesday. He More...

By sportsnews On Monday, May 14th, 2018

'He's good at everything': Modest Mookie is the new face of the Red Sox

TORONTO – For an average dude, the odds of bowling a perfect game are about 11,500-1. Mookie Betts has done it ten times. He can solve a Rubik’s Cube, too. Less than 6 percent of the world’s More...

By sportsnews On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Fun with projections: Playoff races setting up to be historic

If the early season standings are any indication, it’s going to be an incredible run to the postseason. AMERICAN LEAGUE Three American League teams are projected to finish the regular season with 100 More...

By sportsnews On Friday, May 11th, 2018

Real or Mirage: Which surprising May performances are here to stay?

One of the biggest joys in a baseball season is watching players break out and become stars, and seeing others enjoy fleeting moments on top of the mountain. Less than two weeks into this season’s second More...

By sportsnews On Friday, May 11th, 2018

Forged in steel: Reliving McCutchen's finest moments in Pittsburgh

On Friday, one of the most iconic players in Pittsburgh Pirates history returns to where it all started. Andrew McCutchen will step onto the field at PNC Park for the first time since he was traded from the More...

By sportsnews On Thursday, May 10th, 2018

The chase for 3,000: How young stars stack up to Pujols' pace

Albert Pujols became the latest player to join the illustrious 3,000-hit club – the 32nd such hitter to do so in MLB history. Say what you will about Pujols’ declining skills, but he’s managed More...

By sportsnews On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

The Machine: 20 years and 3,000 hits later, Pujols' peak remains a marvel

For years, he bristled at “El Hombre,” fearing that it encroached on the province of Stan Musial, the St. Louis Cardinals legend widely and affectionately known as “The Man.” So he earned More...

By sportsnews On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Red Sox-Yankees: Who has the edge at each position?

This is truly a heavyweight battle. The two best teams in baseball will meet in the Bronx for a three-game series beginning Tuesday, with the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees separated by just a single game More...

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