Albert Pujols Approaches 500 HRs… And Nobody Cares

Sometimes you read a piece and it says everything you feel. Bob Nightengale does just that with an article from the USA Today on Albert Pujols and his pending milestone 500th homerun. The reason the Angels were able to justify (at least to themselves) that Albert was worth the 240 million dollar contract they offered was that they were going to get one of the all-time greats, yes...
Via Cardinals Diaspora
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Halo Headlines: Pujols gets his power back, Hamilton to start workouts

The April 16th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Pujols gets his power back, Hamilton to start workouts and much more… The Story: Albert Pujols is getting his power back. The Monkey Says: Yes, boys and girls, being able to swing with your lower half kind of matters a lot when it comes to hitting. The Story: Josh Hamilton will begin working out...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Join the conversation: Albert Pujols and #Pujols500

In the 145-year history of Major League Baseball, only 25 players have emassed 500 careeer home runs. And Albert Pujols is getting closer to being No. 26, joining the likes of Hank Aaron (755 career HRs), Ken Griffey Jr. (630) and Mickey Mantle (536). As the Angels slugger closes in on 500, join the FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket  conversation by sharing photos, videos and tweets...
Via Fox Sports West
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday Scorecard: Angels vs A's, April 14, 2014

Albert Pujols delivered an RBI single and a solo home run to carry a 2-1 lead into the ninth behind starter Hector Santiago’s one run, five hit performance over seven innings. But Oakland spoiled the night for the Halos when John Jaso tagged Ernesto Frieri late for a pinch hit, two-run home run to give the A’s a 3-2 victory.Click here to download the scorecard.If your new to...
Via Angelswin
3 days ago  |  Discuss

How will the Los Angeles Angels will make the postseason?

The Los Angeles Angels have gotten off to a .500 season, well now they’re one game under .500 with a loss today and it may seem sort of disappointing but after the past two seasons where they have gotten off to miserable Aprils, this April is off to a hot start. Ernesto Frieri was unable to hold the lead against the A’s and has gotten off to a rough start with a 6.75 ERA, allowing...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gameday Scorecard: Angels at Mariners, April 9, 2014

Albert Pujols homered for the second time in as many games leading the Angels to a 2-0 victory behind starter Garrett Richards, who all but shut down the Mariners offense on just one hit, three walks and six strikeouts over seven innings. Joe Smith and Ernesto Frieri came on in relief to complete the combined one-hit shutout.Click here to download the scorecard.If your new to scoring...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Albert Pujols, pitching leads Angels past Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) -- Albert Pujols homered for the second straight game while Garrett Richards and two relievers combined on one-hitter as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 on Wednesday night. On the day the Angels lost Josh Hamilton for potentially up to two months to injury, Pujols provided the biggest blow. He hit a two-run homer in the third off Seattle starter...
Via Fox Sports West
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Numbers don't lie: The decline of Pujols is stunning

When the Detroit Tigers announced that they had signed Miguel Cabrera to an eight-year contract extension that didn't even begin for another two years, the deal was immediately met with skepticism. The Tigers tacked on an additional $248 million in guaranteed money to lock up Cabrera's age-33 to age-40 seasons, and the history of aging, super-sized, bat-only players is littered...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim: Jerry DiPoto could be on the hot seat in 2014

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are trying to bounce back from a 3rd place finish in the AL West from a year ago. Though General Manager Jerry DiPoto has only had two seasons on the job going into 2014, it may be time to scrutinize his moves. The Angels have not made the postseason since 2009. It’s hard to go wrong with the two time defending division champion Oakland Athletics...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Clark accuses Pujols of steroid use

Former Cardinals slugger Jack Clark has accused Albert Pujols of using steroids, claiming Pujols' former trainer "shot him up, all that stuff."

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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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