Albert Pujols Biography  

Albert Pujol was born on 16th January 1980 in Santo Domingo. He is a very well known baseball player and known for his exceptional hits. He is known for his consistency in performance and his association with St. Louis Cardinals. He is also presently the best baseball player available. He became the first player to hit some 30 home runs on 5th August 2005. His family had shifted to the US in the initial 1900s. He kept shifting from Dominican Republic to Missouri and finally settled in New York City.

He then considered baseball as his game and got popular right since high school days. Once graduated, Pujol attended the Maple woods near Kansas. During these days he underwent baseball matches and eventually understood his capability. Also in the 13th term of 1999 draft, he was taken by St Louis Cardinals. However, he preferred to play for Kansas Jayhawk by literally rejecting a whooping bonus.

Later in 1999, Cardinals decided to strongly get him back by offering a great offer of nearly $60000 which Pujol readily accepted. It is since then that he supported and played for Cardinals. He topped most matches and was rewarded the MVP award. The other famous players of Cardinals during 2001 spring were Mark Mcgwire, Jim Edmonds, J.D. Drew and Fernando Vina. He was also awarded the National League Rookie of the year in 2001, for his 130 runs. He reached great heights in his career right since 2001 and some of his superb performances were in 2005 and 2006. He was also bedridden due to a long term injury that took place in 2006. He also established the Pujols family foundation in US to help kids who suffering from Down syndrome.

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Albert-Pujols-Information      Albert Pujol is a famous baseball player known globally for his great timing of shots. He was born on 16th January 1980 and is a St. Louis Cardinal’s player. He is the number fifth and first baseman. He is 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He weighs 225 kg. Most of the times, media is quite curious to know his exact age. Most in the Maple Woods Community College would often pass the word about his age and how he is much older than his claims. More..

 


 

 

 
   
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