Albert Pujols

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a three run home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive Group

The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.


Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim bends over at second base as Angels first base coach Alfredo Griffiin #4 and second baseman Robinson Cano #24 of the Seattle Mariners check on him as he comes up injured after hitting a three run double at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 15, 2014 in Anaheim, California. Pujols left the game.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pujols Injured As Angels Near Playoff Clinch

Ailment described as left leg cramp


Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels and Huston Street #16 of the Los Angeles Angels are congratulated after defeating the Minnesota Twins 8-5 during their MLB baseball game at Target Field on September 6, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Andy King/Getty Images)

Albert Pujols Gets Hit #2500

Former Cards MVP has the Angels headed toward postseason in 2014


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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.


Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is hit by a pitch in the fifth inning thrown by Yu Darvish of the Texas Rangers at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 4, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Pujols Beaned, Angels Lose Big

Pujols: “If he was going to hit me intentionally with the score 9-2, then he’s an idiot. But I don’t think that happened.”


Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a two-run home run against the Washington Nationals in the fifth inning at Nationals Park on April 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. The home run home was Albert Pujols' 500th. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Albert Pujols Hits 500th Home Run

Former Cardinals slugger is 26th in MLB history to reach milestone


Albert Pujois #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim celebrates with his teammates Mike Trout #27 and Chris Ianetta #17 after hitting a three run home run to left field in the sixth inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images

Pujols Hits HR #497 In Angels Win

Ex-Cards slugger said afterward, “I don’t want to talk about that. Thank you,”


PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 01: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks bats against the San Francisco Giants during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 1, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Giants defeated the Diamondbacks 8-2.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: First Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.


National League All-Star Albert Pujols #5 of the St. Louis Cardinals and American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees during the 81st MLB All-Star Game at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 13, 2010 in Anaheim, Calif. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pujols: Jeter Is ‘Pretty Close’ To Jesus

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter received heavenly praise from an Angel.


Albert Pujols #5 poses during the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Photo Day on February 21, 2013 in Tempe, Arizona.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Albert Pujols Drops Lawsuit Against Jack Clark

Clark retracts statement of PED use made on radio show.