Zack Wheeler

Trout, Cron Power Angels Past Mets, 12-5

NEW YORK — Mike Trout drew a no-pitch intentional walk his first time up, a decision by Mets manager Terry Collins that prompted scattered boos around the ballpark.

All those fans who hoped to see Trout hit, well, they didn't have to wait long.

Trout homered, doubled and drove in three early runs, C.J. Cron hit a grand slam and the Los Angeles Angels bolted to a big lead in beating New York 12-5 Sunday.

"We weren't missing pitches," Trout said.

Aiming to avoid a three-game sweep, the Angels built a 9-0 lead by the third inning. Andrelton Simmons and Jefry Marte also homered for Los Angeles.

"We know we can hit. We have a confident...

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