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Albert Pujols full Jose Alberto Pujols Alcántara  (He was born on January 16, 1980 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) He is considered one of the best players in the Major Leagues and the most feared hitter in baseball, he is a first baseominicano ligamayorista who found in the Anaheim Angels organization.

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Only son of Bienvenido Pujols, softball pitcher. Raised by his paternal grandmother in his hometown, given the problem with the drink his father had.

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He emigrated to the United States with his family in 1996, and settled in  New York . In Fortitude Osage High School of Independence it arrived to hit with an average superior to .500, being named best sportsman of the state. He finished high school in 1998. He attended the following year to Metropolitan Community College, who awarded him a scholarship to play baseball.

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He was chosen in the thirteenth round of the draft by the  St. Louis Cardinals , but rejected his offer of $ 10,000, choosing to play in the Jayhawk Collegiate League. The Cardinals increased their offer to $ 60000 and signed. In 2000, he participated in the minor league with the  Peoria Chiefs , resulting in being elected MVP of the league.

After passing through several teams of Saint Louis, seeing his progress improved, and after the injuries of players in the Cardinals, in 2001 he began to be part of the team playing as third base. He made his debut in  MLB  on April 2 of that year, ending the season by being elected  Rookie of the Year of the National League , as well as playing the game of the stars, first rookie to be since 1955.

In 2003, Albert Pujols set  a record in team history by making 40 or more home runs and 200 or more hits in the same season, having a 30-game hitting streak, matching  Rogers Hornsby .

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He extended his contract for 100 million dollars in seven years without the possibility of including him in any transfer. He was elected  MVP of the 2004 Championship Series  and National League MVP of 2005, 2008 and 2009.

In 2006, he set several records, including getting more homers connected in a season, with 14, the fastest player in the league. Major League history in reaching 19 homers in one season and attaining 20 home runs, breaking the 1962 record of  Willie Mays . That same year he won his first  World Series , defeating the Detroit Tigers four to two in the final, earning him the Golden Glove.

He won the Fielding Bible Award in 2007  for his excellent defense at first base. That season he became the first player in Major League history to start his career with eight seasons of at least 30 homers, 100 RBIs, a .300 average, and 99 runs. The following year he won several prizes including the  Roberto Clemente Prize , for being the best exemplifier of the game of baseball, his sportsmanship and his contribution to his team.

After the 2009 season,  Pujols  was among the first 15 players in Major League history in four statistical categories.

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After being a free agent, on December 10, 2011, he reached an agreement with the  Angels of Anaheim  for ten years and 254 million dollars. He made his debut with the Angelenos in the 2012 season. The following season was the worst of his career, not reaching to play 100 games with a knee injury.

In 2013 he was accused by  Jack Clark , a former Cardinals player, of consuming doping substances.

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He married on January 1, 2000 with Deidre, with whom he had four children, Ezra, Albert Jr., Sophia, and Esther Grace. Dreide had another daughter with her previous partner, Isabella. Both helped in projects with people with Down syndrome , since Isabella was born in that condition. They came to create the Pujols Family Foundation.

Albert owned the restaurant Patrick in Maryland Heights, Missouri, which changed its name in 2006 to Pujols 5 and six years later known as Sport Hall Fame.

Pujols  obtained the 2007 nationality in 2007, taking a 100 in the citizenship test.

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Albert Pujols Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SW SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2001 twenty-one Cardinals 161 590 112 194 47 4 37 one 130 69 6 93 one 7 9 twenty-one .329 .403 .610
2002 22 Cardinals 157 590 118 185 40 two 3. 4 two 127 72 13 69 0 4 9 twenty .314 .394 .561
2003 2. 3 Cardinals 157 591 137 212 51 one 43 0 124 79 12 65 0 5 10 13 .359 .439 .667
2004 24 Cardinals 154 592 133 196 51 two 46 0 123 84 12 52 0 9 7 twenty-one .331 .415 .657
2005 25 Cardinals 161 591 129 195 38 two 41 one 117 97 27 65 0 3 9 19 .330 .430 .609
2006 26 Cardinals 143 535 119 177 33 one 49 one 137 92 28 fifty 0 3 4 twenty .331 .431 .671
2007 27 Cardinals 158 565 99 185 38 one 32 0 103 99 22 58 0 8 7 27 .327 .429 .568
2008 28 Cardinals 148 524 100 187 44 0 37 one 116 104 3. 4 54 0 8 5 16 .357 .462 .653
2009 29 Cardinals 160 568 124 186 Four. Five one 47 5 135 115 44 64 0 8 9 2. 3 .327 .443 .658
2010 30 Cardinals 159 587 115 183 39 one 42 0 118 103 38 76 0 6 4 2. 3 .312 .414 .596
2011 31 Cardinals 147 579 105 173 29 0 37 one 99 61 fifteen 58 0 7 4 29 .299 .366 .541
2012 32 Angels 154 607 85 173 fifty 0 30 0 105 52 16 76 0 6 5 19 .285 .343 .516
2013 33 Angels 99 391 49 101 19 0 17 0 64 40 8 55 0 7 5 18 .258 .330 .437
2014 3. 4 Angels 159 633 89 172 37 one 28 0 105 48 eleven 71 0 9 5 28 .272 .324 .466
2015 35 Angels 157 602 85 147 22 0 40 one 95 fifty 10 72 0 3 6 fifteen .244 .307 .480
2016 36 Angels 152 593 71 159 19 0 31 0 119 49 6 75 0 6 two 24 .268 .323 .457
2017 37 Angels 149 593 53 143 17 0 2. 3 one 101 37 5 93 0 4 two 26 .241 .286 .386
2018 38 Angels 117 465 fifty 114 twenty 0 19 0 64 28 3 65 0 3 two 12 .245 .289 .411
2019 39 Angels 3. 4 120 14 25 6 0 6 0 18 12 0 18 0 3 two 4 .208 .285 .408
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SW SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
19 Years 2,726 10,316 1,787 3,107 645 16 639 14 2,000 1,291 310 1,229 one 109 106 378 .301 .381 .553

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Real Name José Alberto Pujols Alcántara
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Albert Pujols

Profession Baseball player
Age 39 years old
Height  1.90 m
Salary $ 25 million USD
Net Worth $ 170 million USD

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