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Trout gets paid: Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are reportedly close to agreeing to a new 13-year, $430 million contract. It will be the largest contract in professional sports history and could signal a shift in how baseball does business, as players will likely start re-signing with their clubs rather than risking it on the open market.
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