The Los Angeles Angels will get quite the boost for Monday's game against the Texas Rangers.

Mike Trout will hit second as the designated hitter for the series opener between the two American League West teams after missing nearly a week with a groin injury. Ben Weinrib of Yahoo Sports noted he suffered a strained groin in Tuesday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers while he was running the bases and hasn't played since he was removed from that contest.

               

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