Albert Pujols threatened legal action after former Cardinals slugger Jack Clark accused the Angels star of using performance-enhancing drugs on his radio show this week, and now Clark reportedly is out of a job.
The company that put Clark and co-host Kevin Slaten on the air announced it has cut ties with them, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Saturday morning. The move came hours after Pujols went on the offensive, vowing to make Clark and his employers pay.
"I've said time and time again that I would never take, or even consider taking, anything illegal," Pujols said in a statement after Friday's game. "I've been tested hundreds of times throughout my career and never once have I tested positive. It is irresponsible and reckless for Jack Clark to have falsely accused me of using PEDs. My faith in Jesus Christ, and my respect for this game are too important to me. I would never be able to look my wife or kids in the eye if I had done what this man is accusing me of.
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