VIDEO: Mike Trout did it again

By Dayn Perry | Baseball Writer

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On Friday night, Angels overlord Mike Trout hit his 20th homer of the season in walk-off fashion and at the expense of the division-rival Astros (LAA 7, HOU 6). Let's have a look ...

There are walk-offs, and then there are walk-offs that occur at the corner of Ankle Street and Foot Boulevard. That is, Trout once again took a low-and-outside pitch and somehow scooped it over the wall (Chris Sale nods in grim recognition). Here's a screencap ...

That's rather very ridiculous. As @SaberCoach notes, Trout's lower half is pretty much in standard rotational position when he hits one of these increasingly familiar homers. Instead, he's able to reach those pitches via "spinal tilt" and do so without compromising his ability to barrel it out of the park ...

Mike Trout, you see, is good at baseball-related tasks and duties.

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