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Mike Trout's dad talks about what baseball has meant to their bond

Baseball has brought countless fathers together with their children, and that's true even when your son is an all-universe outfielder like Mike Trout. Jeff Trout's stories about teaching Mike how to hold the bat, passing down stories about his playing days and making pilgrimages to the local MLB stadium are ones that a lot of dads can relate to.

Of course that's not to say the Trouts' experience is completely typical -- as Jeff says in the video above, not many 22-year-olds can buy their fathers new trucks on Father's Day. (Not to mention Mother's Day, too.)