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talk about swinging for the fences just two weeks after Bryce Harper signed the most lucrative sports contract ever comes Los Angeles angels star Mike trout who is reportedly finalizing a contract extension worth a staggering four hundred and thirty million dollars over twelve years which would make his deal the largest in professional sports history trout figure would dwarf Harper's newly minted contract with the Phillies by whopping one hundred million dollars speculation about tryouts contract extension begin immediately following the signing of Harper with many believing trout's talent and output were deserving of an even bigger payday then Harper's and the angels obviously agreed the two time American League MVP and seven time all star has a mass two hundred forty home runs any three oh seven batting average in his first eight seasons trout would drive the twenty fifth overall in two thousand nine by the angels and quickly climbed the ranks as a rookie making his major league debut at just nineteen years old in twenty twelve his first full season in the league he was named a L. rookie of the year trout now twenty seven will be thirty nine at the end of his contract