Congrats to Millville’s Mike Trout: AL Rookie of the Year

Mike Trout.

Mike Trout.

On Monday, former South Jersey baseball standout Mike Trout was unanimously named the American League Rookie of the Year for the 2012 Major League Baseball season.

Trout, from Millville, New Jersey, tore up the big leagues in his first year with the Angels, popping 30 homers, a league-leading 49 steals and a league-high 129 runs.

Trout was recently in Atlantic City following the Angels’ exit from the post-season this fall.

He was in Millville yesterday when he received the news.

Read our interview with Trout from 2011 here.

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