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Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout for MVP. Again.

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout races from

(Credit: AP)

One American League MVP candidate just left the Bronx. Another arrives Monday night.

Yep, it's time for Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout, old school vs. new school, Round 2.

The arguments are similar to last year.

Cabrera plays for a (likely) playoff-bound team and is one of the game's best hitters. Heck, he hit two home runs off Mariano Rivera in back-to-back appearances by the greatest...

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