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  1. Cards rookie Diaz is worthy All-Star candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... 30 hits and hit .423 in April, the first Cardinals rookie to have that many hits in his first month since Albert Pujols , who went on to win the NL Rookie of the Year Award in 2001. Diaz would be the first Cardinals rookie to make the All-Star team ...

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  2. Yadi needs late push to start in All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... history with five fan elections if he can overtake Posey in the final voting hours. Ozzie Smith (12) and Albert Pujols (5) are the other two Cardinals to hold that distinction. Molina entered Wednesday's game against the Royals hitting .262 with 15 ...

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  3. Albert Pujols, destroyer of baseballs, can make it to 700 home runsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Sporting News

    As a 21-year-old rookie, Albert Pujols made it clear to the baseball world that he was going to mash for a very long time. He hit his first career home run on April 6, 2001, and hasn't looked back since.

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  4. Carpenter plays All-Star-like role against KCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... 24 doubles, 14 homers and 49 RBIs in his first 76 games. The only other to do so since Stan Musial in 1957 was Albert Pujols , 13 years ago. Carpenter is threatening another Musial mark, too, as it was Musial who still owns the highest June OBP ...

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  5. Cardinals 15 mins ago 8:15 a.m.Adam Wainwright almost hits bird with pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... New York Mets at Busch Stadium on April 3, 2007 in St. Louis, Missouri. Releif pitcher Adam Wainwright #50 and Albert Pujols #5 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after defeating the San Diego Padres in Game Four of the National League Division ...

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  6. Molina holds narrow lead in All-Star votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... seeking his fifth career fan election. If he earns it, Molina would join Ozzie Smith (12) and former teammate Albert Pujols (5) as the only players in Cardinals history to be voted an All-Star starter at least five times. Molina enters Monday's ...

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  7. Pujols, Trout not just playing out the string with AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Morning Call

    Angels outfielder Mike Trout, left, congratulates designated hitter Albert Pujols at home plate after Pujols hit home run No. 573 to tie Harmon Killebrew for 11th on the all-time list.

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  8. Pujols' 573rd HR ties Killebrew at 11th all-timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Major League Baseball

    Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols continued his climb up the all-time home run ladder Friday night, tying Harmon Killebrew for 11th all-time with his first-inning, two-run homer off of Oakland left-hander Eric Surkamp -- No. 573 of his career.

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  9. Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts Cherishing Team's SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | CBS Local

    ... during the fall of 2011 to run the baseball operation. Rather than spending big money on aging veterans - Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder were available that offseason - the Cubs committed to rebuilding. The Cubs' rebuilding process entailed ...

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  10. Once again, no Albert Pujols in Angels' lineup vs. AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Houston Chronicle

    The Los Angeles Angels lineup featured a different look for the final two games of this week's three-game series against the Astros at Minute Maid Park. "I don't think we're there," Angels manager Mike Scioscia said regarding a potential stint on the disabled list for Pujols.

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  11. 10 MLB rising stars who could make the SN50 next seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Sporting News

    ... the former first-round pick out of Stanford (he was one of the two comp picks the Cardinals got for losing Albert Pujols; Michael Wacha was the other). If he starts hitting a couple more home runs, people across the country will start to see how ...

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  12. Star's setback not seriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... counterpart Walt Weiss took part in the ceremony as the teams gathered along the foul lines. ANGELS: 1B Albert Pujols was out of the starting lineup because of hamstring and ankle issues. Pujols rolled his left ankle three weeks ago in Pittsburgh ...

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  13. Series Preview: Angels @ AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Halos Heaven

    ... those would be Calhoun and Pujols. Kole Calhoun has a 1.000 OBP against Fister in 3 plate appearances, while Albert Pujols has only 1 hit and 6Ks in 11 AB vs. Fister. Fister will be a tough first matchup for the Angels since he's really only had one ...

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  14. Former Cub Beats Old TeamRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 19 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Albert Pujols hit a two-run double in the fourth inning that was the go-ahead hit in the St. Louis Cardinals' 5-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs. Pujols has reached base in 32 straight games.

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  15. BP Mets: Curtis Granderson Does Not Stop by Andrew MearnsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... to past teams is not groundbreaking. (For a perfect example, look no further than the Angels paying Albert Pujols forever and a day for the value he gave the Cardinals.) So when a player comes along who actually lives up to the contract, it is ...

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  16. Like La Russa And Maddon, Goats' Everson Likes Batting His Pitcher No. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Hartford Courant

    ... McGwire up from cleanup to third. The practice went dormant again until 2004 - La Russa did it in 2008 to get Albert Pujols more at-bats - and really didn't gain momentum until 2015 when Joe Maddon , another innovator and baseball iconoclast, hit ...

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  17. Legendary autograph hound is now a Yankees prospectRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 16 | New York Post

    ... Chamberlain, Jeff Samardzija and Francisco Cervelli all passed through the Florida State League at the time. Albert Pujols, then with the Cardinals, and Miguel Cabrera, then with the Marlins, trained in Jupiter in the spring. Lynch said he collected ...

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  18. ESPNU to televise more Legion World Series games, SIUE to host Great Lakes RegionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | RiverBender.com

    ... Don Mattingly, Carlton Fisk, Greg Maddux, Ryne Sandberg, Roger Clemens, and local Cardinals heroes like Albert Pujols, Scott Rolen, Chris Carpenter and many more have played American Legion baseball. This prestigious tournament is hosted by the ...

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  19. Here's the Story: Rookie is Rockies' SSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Colorado Rockies

    ... before the All-Star Game, four shy of the NL record of 21 that Dave Kingman set with the Giants in 1972 and Albert Pujols matched with the Cardinals in 2001. Joc Pederson of the Dodgers hit 20 a year ago, and Mike Piazza (Dodgers, 1993) and Frank ...

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  20. Colby Rasmus returns to St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Houston Chronicle

    Colby Rasmus was the Cardinals first-round pick in 2005 and made his debut four years later, joining a perennial power in the middle of reaching the World Series four times in a decade. But it wasn't easy for the then-22-year-old Rasmus in a veteran clubhouse that had established stars such as Albert Pujols, Chris Carpenter and Matt Halliday.

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