Mike Trout says he and others lost respect for Astros players and doesn't agree with them receiving no punishment.
3X MVP adds: “Me going up to the plate and knowing what’s coming would be pretty fun up there.” 🔥
Mike Trout on the Astros: “They cheated...I don’t agree with the punishment...I lost respect for some of those guys.”
“Going up to the plate knowing what’s coming...that would be a lot of fun.”
Mike Trout found Jose Altuve's walk-off shirt incident a little suspicious.
Mike Trout: “You can take my shirt off...if you hit a homer to send your team to the World Series at home, you can do whatever you want to me.”
Mike Trout is not happy with the Astros and the punishment they received
So, Mike Trout, the best baseball player on Earth, who is criticized often for being bland, showed no hesitation coming after the Astros.
Mike Trout: "To cheat like that and not get anything (in the form of a penalty), it's sad to see." https://t.co/g8BCu0wVfE
Mike Trout on Astros: “It’s sad for baseball. It’s tough. They cheated. I don’t agree with the punishments.”
Mike Trout, who said he lost some respect for the Astros: “Me up to the plate knowing what’s coming? That would be fun.”
When mild-mannered, spotlight-avoiding Mike Trout is speaking out, you know MLB messed up.
Quite the turn of events when Mike Trout dings the commissioner for not punishing the Astros players, the same commissioner who once lamented that Trout didn’t do enough to promote the game.
Mike Trout doesn’t really talk much so for him to call out Manfred and the lack of Astros punishments is huge
if we needed anymore proof of the severity of the Astros cheating scandal, it forced Mike Trout to actually say something https://t.co/k1AlVKbIbp
If Mike Trout knew what pitch was coming, he'd hit .800 with 200 homers and the Angels would finish 80-82.
Mike Trout seized the megaphone that comes with being the best player in the sport. Then he took aim at the Astros for cheating and commissioner Rob Manfred for not punishing them. This is the same commissioner who once lamented that Trout was too bland:
It’s crazy to think that we are watching Mike Trout on a yearly basis and he may go down as the greatest baseball player ever...
I am still fascinated by the idea of telling Mike Trout what pitches are coming. That would be crazy to watch.
If Mike Trout knew what was coming...
Mike Trout rips sign-stealing Astros, calls for bigger punishment.
"It’s tough. They cheated. I don’t agree with the punishments, the players not getting anything. It was a player-driven thing."
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Mike Trout on the Astros: “Me going up to the plate knowing what was coming would be pretty fun up there.”
Mike Trout and Shohei Ohtani are talking by themselves way down in the RF corner, and every photographer is trying to get the perfect shot of it. Spring training in a nutshell.
Let Mike Trout hit knowing what’s coming this year and let’s just put him in the HOF after this season who’s in. https://t.co/TAFUoTUjQl
Trout on Astros: 'Careers have been affected' https://t.co/As5k29eeeX
- Agree with Trout, a lot of respect for the players and @MLB
has been lost.