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JUST MY TYPE
DAN PATRICK
July 30, 2012
THE OTHER PHENOM
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July 30, 2012

Just My Type

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THE OTHER PHENOM

MIKE TROUT

The 20-year-old Angels outfielder leads the American League in hitting (.357) and stolen bases (31) and is starting to steal some of the limelight from fellow rookie Bryce Harper.

DAN PATRICK: Toughest pitcher you've faced?

MIKE TROUT: Hmm. [Long pause.] That's hard.

DP: Is hitting that easy for you that you don't have one?

MT: When I first faced [Yu] Darvish, he had some pretty good stuff. He had 12 pitches, none of them were straight.

DP: Have you asked your idol, Derek Jeter, for an autograph yet?

MT: Yeah, I got a couple from him.

DP: When did you approach him?

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