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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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  • Albert Pujols hits two homers in Angels' 4-3 win over Astros

    Albert Pujols hits two homers in Angels' 4-3 win over Astros
    KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 3-3, and runners at first and third with one out in the eighth inning, Daniel Robertson stepped in to face Astros reliever Will Harris. Robertson fouled off a pitch on a bunt attempt, but with the count 2-1 he dropped a...
  • Oakland pitcher Scott Kazmir defeats Angels and demons in 3-2 victory

    Oakland pitcher Scott Kazmir defeats Angels and demons in 3-2 victory
    The Angels have been more like demons to Oakland Athletics left-hander Scott Kazmir, who seemed to save his worst work for the team that released him in 2011 after he went 11-17 with a 5.31 earned-run average in two seasons in Anaheim. But Kazmir...
  • Albert Pujols' lights-out hitting lights up Angels' season

    Albert Pujols' lights-out hitting lights up Angels' season
    Jerry Dipoto had an inkling Albert Pujols would have a big year in February, when the Angels first baseman began rifling balls all over the field at the team's spring-training complex in Tempe, Ariz. "From the start of camp, you could see his bat speed,...
  • Taylor Featherston an unlikely hero in Angels' 13-inning win over Astros

    Taylor Featherston an unlikely hero in Angels' 13-inning win over Astros
    Almost three months into the 2015 season, the Angels finally realized a return on the trade that sent one of their most productive and consistent hitters, veteran second baseman Howie Kendrick, to the Dodgers last December. Andrew Heaney was called up...
  • Angels beat Houston Astros, 2-1, in 13 innings

    Angels beat Houston Astros, 2-1, in 13 innings
    AT THE PLATE: The Angels scored their first run in the fourth inning after loading the bases on an Albert Pujols walk, a Matt Joyce single and an Efren Navarro walk. Chris Iannetta flied to medium left field, just deep enough for Pujols to tag and score....
  • Angels lose to Athletics, 3-2

    Angels lose to Athletics, 3-2
    KEY MOMENT: Johnny Giavotella crushed a Tyler Clippard changeup in the ninth inning that looked like a go-ahead two-run homer to left field. "From the dugout, it looked like a no-doubter," Angels slugger Albert Pujols said. But Giavotella hit it in the...
  • Kazmir pitches A's past Angels

    OAKLAND, Calif. Scott Kazmir extended the trend of the A's getting stellar starting pitching by throwing 7 ?1/3 one-run innings Sunday in leading Oakland to a 3-2 win over the Angels. It gave the A's the series win over the Angels, and the club, now 31-...
  • Albert Pujols' grand slam for Angels wasn't a product of positive thinking

    Albert Pujols' grand slam for Angels wasn't a product of positive thinking
    When Albert Pujols stepped to the plate in the seventh inning with the bases loaded, one out and the Angels trailing the Oakland Athletics by two runs Friday night, he set his expectations a little low. "In that situation, man, you just want to stay...
  • Albert Pujols' grand slam highlights eight-run seventh for Angels

    Albert Pujols' grand slam highlights eight-run seventh for Angels
    Albert Pujols went to high school in Independence, Mo., just outside of Kansas City, but he's been unable to curry favor with Royals fans who, as of last Monday, had positioned eight of their hometown players — some of whom actually deserve the...
  • Angels fall to Athletics, 8-1

    Angels fall to Athletics, 8-1
    KEY MOMENT: With one on and one out in the Oakland second, Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella misplayed what should have been an inning-ending double-play grounder. The Athletics scored an unearned run — their first of two on the day —...
  • Angels Manager Mike Scioscia is fed up with instant replay system

    Angels Manager Mike Scioscia is fed up with instant replay system
    When the Angels were in New York to play the Yankees in early June, Manager Mike Scioscia, bench coach Dino Ebel and scouting coordinator Jeremy Zoll, who mans the instant replay booth for the team, toured Major League Baseball’s replay command...