Last season, Pujols was the designated hitter in 142 games and played first in six games.
Albert Pujols is slim, trim and ready to dust off his first-baseman's glove
El domincano Albert Pujols no ofreció a los medios de comunicación el acostumbrado cliché de “estoy en el mejor estado físico de mi vida”, el cual se suele escuchar en los entrenamientos de primavera, cuando llegó al Tempe Diablo Stadium en Arizona el viernes. Sin embargo el primera base de los...
Albert Pujols didn’t drop that spring-training “best-shape-of-my-life” cliche into his conversation with reporters upon arriving at Tempe Diablo Stadium on Friday, but the Angels first baseman was clearly in the best shape he has been in since 2013. Free of the shackles of physical therapy for...
Japanese two-way sensation Shohei Ohtani joins Mike Trout and Albert Pujols as the Los Angeles Angels try to make it back to the playoffs for the first time since 2014
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START THE SEASON, AND GIVE ME AN ANGELS DOUBLEHEADER, PLEASE. It was so easy to laugh at the Angels just a few sweet months ago. They still — still! — owe Albert Pujols $125 million. Their farm system has been in tatters for years. They couldn’t spend last year because of money owed to C.J. Show More Summary
Shohei Ohtani has made his decision, but how exactly the Angels plan to use him remains anybody's guess, as does the collateral impact on players like Albert Pujols. Scott White breaks it down.
Will he be able to DH even though Albert Pujols is still there?
Albert Pujols used to be the best player in baseball. Last year his performance was radically sub-replacement level, which means that his team would almost certainly have been better if they had replaced him with somebody off the scrap heap of players who had been cut by their teams and could be picked up at […]
Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols’ on-base percentage ranked in the fifth percentile among qualified major league hitters last year. Billy Eppler, the Angels’ general manager, has said improving his club’s offense is his offseason priority. Within that, on-base percentage is his specified...
Pujols’ cousin, Wilfrido, reportedly filed the suit last October, alleging that Pujols’ wife, Diedre, had defamed him by claiming in an email that he was responsible in a fatal car crash.
The day after the Angels were eliminated, most of their regulars had the day off, but Albert Pujols was not among them. Pujols started on Thursday, as he did again on Friday and for Saturday’s game against the Seattle Mariners.
Albert Pujols entered the final weekend of the regular season battling Toronto's Jose Bautista for the distinction of being the least valuable player in baseball. And who says the Angels have nothing left to play for?
Albert Pujols won't have to cough up a single cent to the cousin who sued him for $27 MILLION in a case related to a fatal police chase in Missouri. Long story short... Albert was being sued by his cousin Wilfrido Juan Pujols -- a former…
All eyes were on Deidre Pujols as she stepped up to the podium to share her inspiration behind creating Open Gate International. Pujols is CEO of the nonprofit, started this year, and wife to Angels first baseman Albert Pujols. “Burdens are a blessing because they propel us to do something,” said Deidre Pujols. “That something […]
The Astros showed Pujols and his wheels no respect
The Angels announced Thursday that designated hitter Albert Pujols has a bone bruise in his sore left knee. Team doctor Steven Yoon examined him on Wednesday and administered a lubricating injection into the knee. Pujols, 37, has been cleared to play Friday in Seattle. The Angels were off Thursday....
Albert Pujols, who left the team Wednesday to have his sore left knee checked, was diagnosed with a bone bruise and cleared to return to the lineup Friday in Seattle, the club announced Thursday. Pujols received an injection of a lubricating fluid to alleviate the discomfort. Pujols, 37, was hurt on a slide into second […]
Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols returned to Southern California on Wednesday morning to undergo treatment on his sore left knee. Pujols missed the Angels’ series finale in Oakland but will be ready to play in Seattle on Friday, according to Angels manager Mike Scioscia. The Angels are off...