Albert Pujols

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June 22, 2019 - 10:26 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The cheers for Albert Pujols lasted much longer than his at-bat. It had been almost eight years in the making, but Albert Pujols returned to the Busch Stadium on Friday night and was greeted by a raucous standing ovation that carried on for over a minute. Pujols spent the first 11...
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June 21, 2019 - 9:00 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Albert Pujols says he's not normally an emotional guy , but Friday was different. It was the first time, since the end of the 2011 World Series Championship parade that he stepped foot inside Busch Stadium and he admitted the moment was getting to him. Walking into Busch Stadium...
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Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols.
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June 21, 2019 - 2:38 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Matt Carpenter has heard ovations for plenty of former St. Louis Cardinals players in their return to Busch Stadium. David Freese, Matt Adams, Daniel Descalso... But none, will be quite like what will happen when Albert Pujols steps to the plate for the first time on Friday night...
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Tom Ackerman
June 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The champagne burned, but it felt so sweet. Albert Pujols is back for his first visit to Busch Stadium since signing a free-agent deal with the Angels after the 2011 season. It's a big weekend. It's also story time ... The Cardinals had just defeated the Dodgers in the 2004 NLDS...
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June 20, 2019 - 3:47 pm
(KMOX) - Some baseball fans in St. Louis may still hold a grudge against Albert Pujols for leaving the Cardinals and taking more money to play in Los Angeles – but he has proven time and time again that he's one of the most caring ballplayers in the league. He made another amazing moment possible...
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June 20, 2019 - 12:35 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Among those in St. Louis for Albert Pujols' return to Busch Stadium this weekend will be his former manager, Tony La Russa. The three-time World Series Champion called into the Charlie Brennan show Thursday morning, in part to defend Pujols' decision to sign with the Angels...
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June 20, 2019 - 11:05 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Albert Pujols played in more than 1,700 games, across 11 seasons for the St. Louis Cardinals . Pujols' talent forced fans to pay attention every time he took the field, from his first at bat on April 2, 2001, to his final plate appearance with St. Louis on Oct. 28, in Game 7 of...
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Arch Apparel and Albert Pujols
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June 19, 2019 - 12:20 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Local streetwear company Arch Apparel is welcoming Albert Pujols back to the Lou with a commemorative t-shirt. The St. Louis Cardinals play the LA Angels Friday, June 21 through Sunday, June 23, which will be Pujols' first games against the Cardinals in Busch Stadium. For $32,...
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