RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

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.
« Show less

Top Albert Pujols Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • C.J. Cron homers but Angels fall, 4-3, to Astros

    C.J. Cron homers but Angels fall, 4-3, to Astros
    AT THE PLATE: C.J. Cron, who started the game with a .125 average, followed David Freese's fourth-inning single with a two-run home run to left field to pull the Angels even, 2-2. Albert Pujols hit a home run to left field in the eighth to pull the Angels...
  • Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3

    Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3
    Garrett Richards was good but not great Sunday in his long-awaited return from left-knee surgery. The hard-throwing right-hander gave the Angels plenty of reason for encouragement while showing obvious signs of rust in a 4-3 loss to the Houston Astros...
  • Albert Pujols should lead Angels through the Josh Hamilton mess

    Albert Pujols should lead Angels through the Josh Hamilton mess
    When playoff time in major league baseball comes this fall, the measure of success for the 2015 Angels will be directly related to how they handled the Josh Hamilton mess. We aren't talking about Angels management. It has already taken its stance, and...
  • Royals get to C.J. Wilson, finish sweep of Angels

    Royals get to C.J. Wilson, finish sweep of Angels
    C.J. Wilson wanted to make sure the proper perspective was taken on his first two performances with the Angels. The left-hander wasn't the same dominating pitcher Sunday that he was in his season debut, but just because Wilson was victimized for seven...
  • Pujols hits 522nd HR, passes Williams, McCovey, Thomas

    Albert Pujols has hit his 522nd home run, breaking a tie with Ted Williams, Willie McCovey and Frank Thomas for 18th place on the career list. Pujols connected for the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning against Kansas City. Pujols' second homer of...
  • Royals crush Angels 9-2, but Yordano Ventura leaves early with another cramp

    ANAHEIM, Calif. Yordano Ventura hunched over at the waist and stayed stationary on the mound. A tidy outing had unraveled in a series of minutes, as his argument with Angels star Mike Trout sparked both benches to clear and his right leg caused trainer...
  • Albert Pujols ties three Hall of Famers on all-time home run list

    Albert Pujols ties three Hall of Famers on all-time home run list
    The postgame interview with Albert Pujols on Wednesday night started out like most of the media sessions that have followed the many milestones in the Angels slugger’s distinguished 15-year career. “I don’t pay attention to that, man,...
  • Albert Pujols hits his 521st homer in Angels' 5-3 win over Seattle

    Albert Pujols hits his 521st homer in Angels' 5-3 win over Seattle
    KEY MOMENT: Angels setup man Joe Smith, summoned to protect a 5-3 lead in the eighth inning, ran into immediate trouble when Dustin Ackley led off with an infield single and Robinson Cano doubled to right-center field, putting runners on second and...
  • C.J. Wilson, Angels shut out Mariners, 2-0

    C.J. Wilson, Angels shut out Mariners, 2-0
    KEY MOMENT: With Albert Pujols aboard in the fourth inning, Angels third baseman David Freese drove a 1-and-0 pitch from Seattle starter James Paxton through the chill of a 56-degree evening and over the 380-foot sign in right-center field for a home...
  • Wilson, Angels blank M's, 2-0

    SEATTLE On a typically chilly April night at Safeco Field, maybe it made sense that the key hit of the game came from a man named Freese. A two-run home run by Angels third baseman David Freese in the top of the fourth inning was all the scoring the...
  • Angels appear stronger than last season

    Angels appear stronger than last season
    Albert Pujols has played on enough championship-caliber clubs to know what one looks and feels like. As he surveyed the Angels clubhouse in the waning days of spring training, the first baseman liked what he saw. "I think we have a better team this year...