Albert Pujols RUMORS & NEWS

  • Padres' Manny Machado: Why aren't teams giving Albert Pujols 'farewell tour?'

    The Score "San Diego Padres third baseman Manny Machado doesn't understand why St. Louis Cardinals slugger and MLB legend Albert Pujols hasn't received more fanfare from opposing clubs during his last season in the majors. "It's kind of (bovine..." June 07

  • How Albert Pujols is using his final season to mentor a budding St. Louis Cardinals slugger

    ESPN "Stepping into a major league clubhouse for the first time can be an intimidating experience for any rookie. For Juan Yepez, who joined the St. Louis Cardinals on May 3 after spending the first month of the season in Triple-A Memphis, he was about to join a locker room full of..." June 04

  • Cardinals' Albert Pujols Ties Eddie Collins for 10th on MLB's All-Time Hits List

    Bleacher Report "St. Louis Cardinals veteran first baseman Albert Pujols continues to work his way up the MLB record books. In the second inning of Wednesday's game against the New York Mets, Pujols hit a two-run single that was the 3,313th hit of his career, tying Eddie Collins for 10th..." May 18

  • Albert Pujols reflects on 1st career pitching appearance

    The Score "There isn't much left for St. Louis Cardinals legend Albert Pujols to accomplish in his career, but he tried his hand at something new Sunday - pitching. The 42-year-old entered the game as a reliever in the top of the ninth inning with the Cardinals leading..." May 16

  • Cardinals’ Nolan Arenado gets brutally honest on role of Albert Pujols in his scorching hot 2022 start

    Clutch Points "Nolan Arenado is enjoying a scorching hot start to the 2022 campaign. After being traded from the Colorado Rockies to the St. Louis Cardinals prior to 2021, many doubters questioned whether Arenado could maintain his elite offensive productivity away from the elevation..." May 04

  • Paul Goldschmidt, Nolan Arenado sound off on Albert Pujols’ massive impact on Cardinals

    Clutch Points "The St. Louis Cardinals have two of the best infielders in the game in first baseman Paul Goldschmidt and third baseman Nolan Arenado. But even those two stars hold deference for Albert Pujols. Despite being the new addition this season, the Cardinals icon has rubbed off on..." April 21

  • How a 48-hour stretch of calls, texts and FaceTimes brought Albert Pujols home to St. Louis

    The Athletic " Yadier Molina had just one question for John Mozeliak, St. Louis’ president of baseball operations, when the latter informed him that Albert Pujols would be returning to the Cardinals for the 2022 season. “What took you so..." April 20

  • Albert Pujols’ Wife Posts About Her Successful Brain Surgery

    Total Pro Sports "Major League Baseball star Albert Pujols and his wife, Deidre, will be getting a divorce after being married for over two decades. It’s not exactly shocking news that two people grew apart, but what made it that way is the fact that Pulojs made this announcement just days after she had..." April 06

  • Albert Pujols Divorcing Wife, Deidre, After 22 Years

    TMZ "Albert Pujols is going into his farewell season as a single man -- the MLB legend just announced his divorce from his wife of more than 2 decades. "I've been asked a lot of questions over the past few days regarding what's been going on at home and sadly, after 22..." April 04

  • Cardinals' Albert Pujols to make 22nd straight Opening Day start

    The Score "St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols will start at designated hitter on Opening Day against the Pittsburgh Pirates, manager Oliver Marmol announced Monday, according to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. It will be Pujols' 22nd consecutive..." April 04

  • Albert Pujols Planning To Retire After 2022 Season

    MLB Trade Rumors "Albert Pujols is back with the Cardinals, and he’ll wrap up his career where it began. Speaking to reporters (including Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch) at a press conference announcing his return to St. Louis, Pujols confirmed he’s planning to retire..." March 28

  • The 7 Biggest Questions That Need Answers Before 2022 MLB Opening Day

    Bleacher Report "The clock is ticking for MLB teams to wrap up their offseason wheeling and dealing and settle on an Opening Day roster, as the 2022 season kicks off on April 7. With less than two weeks until the season gets underway, there are still position battles to reconcile, extensions..." March 28

  • Albert Pujols signing one-year, $2.5 million deal with Cardinals

    ESPN "Albert Pujols is going back to where it all started -- to the organization with which he carved out a Hall of Fame career, and to the city that still adores him. On Sunday night, Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals agreed to terms on a one-year contract for the 2022..." March 28

  • Three Teams Interested In Albert Pujols

    MLB Trade Rumors "Future Hall-of-Famer Albert Pujols is looking to continue his career, and MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand reports that three teams have shown some interest in signing the 42-year-old. As Pujols prepares for what would be his 22nd Major League season, the slugger..." March 11