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Albert Pujols

Albert Pujols is a first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals in Major League Baseball.

Pujols was selected as the National League Rookie of the Year in 2001 after hitting .329 with 37 home runs and 130 RBIs. He was named NL Most Valuable Player in 2005 and 2008. Pujols batted .330 with 41 home runs and 117 RBIs in 2005, and he hit .357 with 37 home runs and 116 RBIs in 2008.

The Dominican Republic native was born on Jan. 16, 1980.
Albert Pujols is a first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals in Major League Baseball.

Pujols was selected as the National League Rookie of the Year in 2001 after hitting .329 with 37 home runs and 130 RBIs. He was named NL Most Valuable Player in 2005 and 2008. Pujols batted .330 with 41 home runs and 117 RBIs in 2005, and he hit .357 with 37 home runs and 116 RBIs in 2008.

The Dominican Republic native was born on Jan. 16, 1980.
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  • Angels not ready to move Albert Pujols down in lineup

    Angels not ready to move Albert Pujols down in lineup
    The Angels knew they'd have to deal with this at some point during the Albert Pujols era. They just didn't think it would be this soon. Pujols, who signed a 10-year, $240-million contract before 2012, is a three-time National League most valuable...
  • The Times' Major League Baseball rankings

    TOP OF THE ORDER Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams. Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games: 1. SAN FRANCISCO: Right-hander Jean Machi (0.31 ERA) has major league-best 23 1/3 -inning scoreless streak. (3) 2....
  • Angels come up big in extra innings over Atlanta Braves, 11-6

    KEY MOMENT: Erick Aybar drew a walk to open the 13th inning, and with pitcher C.J. Wilson squaring to bunt, took second on Gerald Laird's passed ball. Wilson drew a walk, and Chris Iannetta was hit by a pitch to load the bases. The Angels then unloaded on...
  • It's a lucky 13th for the Angels against Atlanta

    It's a lucky 13th for the Angels against Atlanta
    Dino Ebel was looking forward to filling in for Manager Mike Scioscia on Saturday night, a rare opportunity for the Angels bench coach to call the shots in a game against the Atlanta Braves in Turner Field. "It's fun when you get a chance to have the...
  • Angels fail to capitalize on opportunities in loss to Indians, 4-3

    KEY MOMENTS: There were two for the Angels' offense. Albert Pujols grounded out to third with the bases loaded to end the fourth inning, and Chris Iannetta struck out on a 96-mph Trevor Bauer fastball with runners on second and third to end the fifth. The...
  • Mike Scioscia open to second-guessing as Angels closed out Cleveland

    Mike Scioscia had his reasons for the four key decisions that didn't go his way in the top of the eighth inning Monday night, but they'll probably do little to appease those second-guessing the Angels manager during and after a 4-3 loss to the Cleveland...
  • Mike Trout shows off power in Angels' 9-3 win over Cleveland

    Mike Trout shows off power in Angels' 9-3 win over Cleveland
    Mike Trout left his speed in the tool box, as he has for much of the season, but the center fielder showed some serious power in the Angels' 9-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night. Trout capped an eight-pitch at-bat by muscling an...
  • Angels' use of Raul Ibanez over C.J. Cron at DH draws criticism

    Angels' use of Raul Ibanez over C.J. Cron at DH draws criticism
    Heavy rain washed out Wednesday night's game between the Angels and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field, but critics of Angels Manager Mike Scioscia did not take the night off. Raul Ibanez was in the lineup for the third consecutive game, leaving...
  • Angels' Ernesto Frieri gives up 10th-inning grand slam in loss

    KEY MOMENT: Ernesto Frieri tried to "stay down and away" with a 1-and-2 fastball to Nick Swisher in the 10th inning, but the Angels reliever "left the ball up." Swisher lined it over the right-field wall for a grand slam, turning a 3-1 Indians deficit...
  • Angels release popular, struggling Raul Ibanez

    Angels release popular, struggling Raul Ibanez
    If there was a Hall of Fame for teammates, Raul Ibanez would be a first-ballot inductee, a player whose clubhouse presence throughout his 19-year major league career may have been impossible to measure but was always felt. “He's an all-around...
  • Angels' Albert Pujols misses second start of the season

    Albert Pujols, slowed by lower-back spasms that knocked him out of Friday night's game in the sixth inning, did not start Saturday night against the Rangers, only the second time this season the first baseman has not been in the lineup. "I felt it two...