Originally Posted by Carbine
They have the same wRC+ which is pretty much the gold standard in determining overall value as an offensive player.
The difference between them is the defensive side of the ball, which is why Trout has such a huge lead in WAR and deserving of the MVP over Cabrera.
You're crazy if you think they have equal offensive value. Look at Trout's monthly offensive numbers. He's living off two crazy months where no one was used to him; period.