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Mike Trout puts final touches on MVP-caliber season in 8-1 win

Mike Trout puts final touches on MVP-caliber season in 8-1 win

Mike Trout stole his 30th base and drove in his 100th run, and the Los Angeles Angels completed their worst season of the 21st century with an 8-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Sunday. 

Jhoulys Chacin pitched seven scoreless innings of four-hit ball for the Angels (74-88), who won nine of their final 11 games while finishing just their third losing season in 13 years. 

Trout wrapped up another MVP-caliber campaign stuck on 29 homers, but he got his milestone stolen base in the first inning and an RBI single in the sixth before leaving to a standing ovation. 

Despite finishing just two games off the record of last season's playoff team, the Astros...

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