Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols looked like the best version of himself during the season's third month, tying a franchise single-month record with his 13 home runs in June, per ESPN Stats & Info. The last of those 13Show More Summary
KEY MOMENT: Albert Pujols slammed Ivan Nova's first pitch of the sixth inning over the center-field wall for his American League-leading 24th homer of the season and a 1-1 tie. Two pitches later, Erick Aybar drove his second homer of the season over the center-field wall for a 2-1 lead, and the...
Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar connected in the sixth inning, while Los Angeles pitcher Andrew Heaney allowed just one Yankees runner to reach second base.
Andrew Heaney pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar hit back-to-back homers in the sixth, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 2-1 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.
Between the entries for A.J. Preller and Albert Pujols in the index of Molly’s Knight’s new book, “The Best Team Money Can Buy,” there are 42 sub-headings for the search term, “Puig, Yasiel.” An alphabetical listing can be quite helpful, and is here, with “anger issues of” in the leadoff spot, [...]
Albert Pujols was mad, but not just at the author of an Internet story whom he felt misrepresented his words and actions during a tense team meeting before Sunday's game.
Trout also made two sprinting catches in center field, and Albert Pujols hit a run-scoring double as the Yankees fell to their sixth loss in nine games.
Mike Trout and C.J. Cron homered, Albert Pujols and Kole Calhoun added run-scoring doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 4-1 Monday night for their fifth victory in seven games.
Kole Calhoun scored the winning run on a wild pitch by Tom Wilhelmsen in the 10th inning after Albert Pujols grounded into a bases-loaded double play against a five-man infield, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Sunday.
Robinson Cano gets hit in the head with a ball, Albert Pujols gets mad. pic.twitter.com/pOIM3AeOLx — Justin Russo (@FlyByKnite) June 28, 2015 Robinson Cano took a solid shot to the head by an errant throw during the Angels' warmups in...Show More Summary
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. The Astros tied the score, 1-1, in the fifth...
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.
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Pujols leads the American League with 23 home runs after a two-homer night on Monday.
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Before the Angels opened a series against the Houston Astros on Monday night, Manager Mike Scioscia said he would probably keep Mike Trout batting third in the order and Albert Pujols fourth for the rest of the season.
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 bunt to the first-base side. First baseman...
Albert Pujols homered twice and Erick Aybar scored the go-ahead run on a safety squeeze by Daniel Robertson in the eighth inning, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
Scott Kazmir pitched into the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics withstood another home run by Albert Pujols to beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Sunday.
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.