Fact: With his 550th career HR, Albert Pujols becomes the only player in MLB history to have 13 30-home run seasons within the first 15 seasons of his career. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
Fans who catch a home run ball hit by an opposing player often face a tough dilemma. Should they keep the ball as a souvenir and a memory, or should they throw the ball back onto the field? One Houston Astros fan may have found a simple solution for anybody who faces that situation in the future. Show More Summary
There may come a day when Albert Pujols steps to bat at Busch Stadium, dressed in the red of the Angels, playing against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols made the most of Monday's doubleheader against the Boston Red Sox, hitting three home runs in the two games to move past Mike Schmidt for sole possession of 15th place on the all-time home...Show More Summary
The revitalized Angels’ slugger leads the Majors in home runs at age 35.
Led by Albert Pujols and Mike Trout, the Los Angeles Angels managed to usurp first place just before All-Star activities began. Pitching hasn’t been instrumental in leaping over Houston, but it’s been sustainable enough to keep divisional foes at bay. Show More Summary
Tuesday morning's baseball includes Albert Pujols' historic homers, Zack Greinke's scoreless streak, and MLB's young, successful trio of stars. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Albert Pujols hit three solo home runs in the Angels' doubleheader sweep of the Boston Red Sox on Monday, adding Mike Schmidt to the list of Hall of Fame members he has passed this season on his rise up the all-time home run list. The others: Ted Williams, Jimmie Foxx, Willie McCovey and Frank...
Yeah, Albert Pujols is 35 years old. And yeah, that's pretty old by baseball standards. But these days, he's swinging like he's 35 going on 25. Pujols went into the Los Angeles Angels' Monday double-header against the Boston Red Sox already having a turn-back-the-clock kind of season, as he was OPS'ing.844 with 26 home runs. Show More Summary
Kole Calhoun and Albert Pujols homered in the second inning as Los Angeles scored seven runs and routed Boston, 11-1.
Kole Calhoun and Albert Pujols homered during Los Angeles' seven-run second inning, and the Angels opened their first home doubleheader since 2003 with an 11-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday.
A large crowd filed into Angel Stadium and witnessed history Sunday night, and it had nothing to do with Mike Trout or Albert Pujols.
Albert Pujols has been a member of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim since 2012, but (if this screencap is real) someone at MLB International just can’t let go. This graphic apparently aired during Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game: We Matt Sebek] The post Does MLB International think Albert Pujols is still a Cardinal? appeared first on Awful Announcing.
Of course, that didn’t stop Reds fans from booing at Pujols too.
Class acts. #HRDerby pic.twitter.com/EP2ht5l369 — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) July 14, 2015 A heartwarming moment was probably dead-last on the list of things you might expect from the Home Run Derby, but Albert Pujols gave us just that on Monday night. Show More Summary
Pujols shared a special moment with Joc Pederson’s brother, Champ, who has Down syndrome.
Fact: Albert Pujols has 546 career home runs. The rest of the Home Run Derby field has 655 combined. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
KEY MOMENT: The Angels loaded the bases with no outs in the first when Johnny Giavotella walked and Kole Calhoun and Mike Trout singled. Albert Pujols struck out, and Giavotella was forced out at home on Erick Aybar's grounder to third. David Freese smashed a line drive to right-center, but Nelson...
- It was a midsummer night's tradition for Mike Trout's family, which would gather around the television in their Millville, N.J., home to watch the All-Star game every July.
I've been on a self-imposed sabbatical from doing anything with baseball cards, but I picked up this Shoemaker card - while it's not a card of Mike Trout or Albert Pujols, the card itself is supposedly limited to only 17 copies, so it's a nice little find. Show More Summary