Angels' Trout 1st rookie with 30 homers, 40 SBs
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Angels center fielder Mike Trout has become the first major league rookie ever with 30 home runs and 40 stolen bases.
Trout hit his 30th homer Sunday, a two-out solo shot in the seventh inning at Texas off Yu Darvish.
The 21-year-old Trout had a leadoff walk to start the game, then quickly got his 48th stolen base.
Only two players in the majors have ever had 30 homers and 50 stolen bases - Eric Davis in 1987 and Barry Bonds in 1990.
The Angels have four games left in the regular season, including the second game of Sunday's day-night doubleheader against the AL West-leading Rangers.
Trout homered in the seventh inning Sunday