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Mike Trout’s Game of LIFE

What’s next after you spin the wheel of fate and sign the largest contract extension in baseball history? Twists and turns galore. And for Trout, the rare talent poised to dominate both this generation and the next one, the path to retirement in Multimillionaire Estates will be a checkerboard of choices and chance.

March 19, 2019Mike Trout and the LA Angels agree to a 12-year, $430 million contract extension.

2019 Still two months younger than AL rookie of the year Yusei Kikuchi, Trout overtakes Johnny Bench for 47th in career WAR.

2020 Like Babe Ruth, Trout posts his career-best

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