"I take pride in scoring runs as the leadoff guy," Trout said. "Get on base and score some runs, that's my job."
Following up his historic rookie campaign, Trout has already stolen headlines this season when he hit his first career grand slam on April 20 and hit for the cycle on May 22.
"He's playing at a high level again and it's fun to watch," Angels manager Mike Scioscia said.
Only seven players have crossed home plate 200 times in fewer games than the Angels' young phenom and five of them -- Joe DiMaggio, Lloyd Waner, Kiki Cuyler, Williams and Chuck Klein -- are in the Hall of Fame.
William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.