Browsing Albert Pujols

MLB All-Star Game: Cincinnati Reds Fans Boo Yadier Molina & Albert Pujols

Posted on 15 Jul, 2015, by in MLB

The 2015 MLB All-Star game was held at the Great American Ball Park, home to the Cincinnati Reds. As expected, players from the St. Louis Cardinals, fierce (and more successful) division rivals, aren’t exactly loved there, which is why Yadier Molina and Albert Pujols got a very cold welcome during the player introductions. More

MLB Playoffs – Los Angeles Angels Are in Before Anyone Else

Posted on 16 Sep, 2014, by in MLB

For the first time after a four-year drought, the Los Angeles Angels are going to be in the postseason, beating the Seattle Mariners 8-1 to be the first team in MLB to clinch a playoff spot while being very close to clinching the AL West, which hasn’t happened since their last postseason visit. More

Angels Over Athletics – No Doubt Who is the Best Right Now

Posted on 30 Aug, 2014, by in MLB

If there was any doubt about the momentum swing in the AL West, a second straight win for the Los Angeles Angels over the Oakland A’s, shutting them out 4-0, proved where this season is going for both teams after another great performance from Jered Weaver and some big hitting from Albert Pujols and Chris Iannetta. More

Angels Over Red Sox – Big Hitting Works in the Long Run

Posted on 10 Aug, 2014, by in MLB

It’s been more than three years since Albert Pujols hit a walk off home run, but his big swing in the 19th inning gave the Los Angeles Angels a 5-4 … More

Angels Over Dodgers – The Real Team to Beat

Posted on 5 Aug, 2014, by in MLB

Interleague and crosstown rivalry looked like a one sided affair as the Los Angeles Angels easily beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 with a strong pitching performance from Garrett Richards, backed up by a Josh Hamilton home run and RBI doubles from Albert Pujols and Mike Trout. More

Angels Over Rays – Machine Working Just Fine

Posted on 19 May, 2014, by in MLB

Despite having a good season compared to his first two with the Los Angeles Angels, Albert Pujols was in something of an RBI drought the last couple of weeks. Until he met David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays, hitting two home runs to help the Angels pick up a 6-2 win. More

Angels Over Nationals – This Year It’s Different

Posted on 23 Apr, 2014, by in MLB

It hasn’t been the most rewarding of periods since signing for the Los Angeles Angels. But after two rough seasons, being overpaid and under performing, Albert Pujols is playing like the guy he was before, blasting home runs at an alarming rate, and reaching the 500 club with two in the 7-2 win over the Washington Nationals. More

This is What Closers Are For (Yankees vs Angels)

Posted on 17 Jun, 2013, by in MLB

The pitchers nearly ruined the six run lead built by the New York Yankees bats, but when it came down to the last out between Mariano Rivera and Albert Pujols, with the bases loaded, the greatest closer in the history of the game overcame the hitting prowess of the expensive flop from the Los Angeles Angels. More

Random Dudes With More Home Runs Than Albert Pujols

Posted on 21 May, 2012, by in MLB

So how is Albert Pujols doing? Not that good. Yes, he’s making $12 million this year, his first with the Los Angeles Angels. Yes, he’s set to make $254 million through his 10 season with the Angels. Not that much to be upset about. But the hitting… The losing… The Home run numbers. Pujols has plenty to be upset about. More

Albert Pujols Finally Has a Home Run (Blue Jays vs Angles)

Posted on 7 May, 2012, by in MLB

Albert Pujols isn’t exactly back to his old self, the one who won World Series rings and MVP’s when playing for the Cardinals, but getting a home run, his first of the season, his first in Angels uniform, is a good way to start getting back on track, for him and his team. More