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Albert Pujols
AVG HR RBI
.268 31 119
Team: LA AngelsHt / Wt: 6-3 / 240 NFBC ADP: 90.56
Position: 1BBorn: 1/16/1980 Birthplace: Santo Domingo, DR
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 13th Round by Cardinals (1999)


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Dec. 2 5:31 PM PT6:31 PM MT7:31 PM CT8:31 PM ET20:31 ET1:31 GMT9:31 6:31 PM MST8:31 PM EST9:01 PM VEN5:31 UAE (+1)7:31 PM CT-Pujols has undergone surgery on his right foot, possibly sidelining him past opening day. The Angels said Pujols had the procedure Friday to release his plantar fascia, the ligament connecting the heel to the toes. The three-time NL MVP was bothered by plantar fasciitis repeatedly during the regular season. He also had plantar fasciitis in his left foot during the 2013 season.
Analysis: The Angels say the estimated time to return to play from the surgery is four months. Opening day for Los Angeles is April 3. Pujols, who turns 37 next month, enjoyed a return to form last season, batting .268 with 31 homers and 119 RBIs, the fourth-most in the majors. He has 591 career homers, ranking him ninth in major league history.
Sep. 29 10:05 AM PT11:05 AM MT12:05 PM CT1:05 PM ET13:05 ET17:05 GMT1:05 10:05 AM MST12:05 PM EST12:35 PM VEN21:05 UAE12:05 PM CT-Pujols will not play in the Angels' season-ending three-game series with Houston due to plantar fasciitis in his right foot.
Analysis: The three-time NL MVP also sat out the previous two games with the injury. Pujols concludes a solid 2016 campaign with 31 homers, 119 RBIs - his most since 2009 - and a .268 average. The 36-year-old finished strong, hitting .336 over his final 32 games.
Sep. 25 4:13 PM PT5:13 PM MT6:13 PM CT7:13 PM ET19:13 ET23:13 GMT7:13 4:13 PM MST6:13 PM EST6:43 PM VEN3:13 UAE (+1)6:13 PM CT-Pujols singled Sunday to give him a hit in five straight games.
Analysis: He's batting .386 with two homers, three doubles, eight RBIs and eight runs scored in his last 11 games.
Sep. 25 10:20 PM PT11:20 PM MT12:20 AM CT1:20 AM ET1:20 ET5:20 GMT13:20 10:20 PM MST12:20 AM EST12:50 AM VEN9:20 UAE12:20 AM CT-The resurgent Pujols had two hits and a pair of RBIs in Saturday's rout of Houston.
Analysis: The 36-year-old superstar has turned back the clock over the last month, batting a robust .350 with eight homers and 22 RBIs in 30 games since Aug. 21. Pujols is 7 for 12 with a homer and four RBIs through the first three games of this series.
Sep. 24 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET0:27 ET4:27 GMT12:27 9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST11:57 PM VEN8:27 UAE11:27 PM CT-Pujols had his fifth multi-hit game in his last nine, going 3 for 4 wit a double in a 10-6 win at Houston on Friday.
Analysis: Pujols is batting .389 (14 for 36) with two home runs and six RBIs in his last nine games.
Sep. 23 1:24 PM PT2:24 PM MT3:24 PM CT4:24 PM ET16:24 ET20:24 GMT4:24 1:24 PM MST3:24 PM EST3:54 PM VEN0:24 UAE (+1)3:24 PM CT-Pujols hit a two-run homer - his 31st of the season - as the Angels beat the Astros 2-0 on Thursday.
Analysis: Pujols' two RBIs broke a tie with Frank Robinson for 20th on the career list. His 116 RBIs this season are his most since driving in 118 in 2010. The home run was Pujols' 53rd against the Astros.
Sep. 18 6:14 PM PT7:14 PM MT8:14 PM CT9:14 PM ET21:14 ET1:14 GMT9:14 6:14 PM MST8:14 PM EST8:44 PM VEN5:14 UAE (+1)8:14 PM CT-Pujols concluded a very good four-game series against Toronto with two hits and an RBI Sunday in a 4-0 win.
Analysis: Pujols went 7 for 16 with a homer and two RBIs in the four games after 1-for-15 slide.
Sep. 18 8:58 AM PT9:58 AM MT10:58 AM CT11:58 AM ET11:58 ET15:58 GMT23:58 8:58 AM MST10:58 AM EST11:28 AM VEN19:58 UAE10:58 AM CT-Pujols hit his 590th career home run and the Angels beat Toronto 6-1 Saturday night, dropping the Blue Jays into a tie for the top two AL wild-card spots.
Analysis: Pujols hit his 30th homer. He joined Hank Aaron, Barry Bonds and Alex Rodriguez as the only players to reach 30 home runs in at least 14 seasons.
Sep. 17 9:00 AM PT10:00 AM MT11:00 AM CT12:00 PM ET12:00 ET16:00 GMT0:00 9:00 AM MST11:00 AM EST11:30 AM VEN20:00 UAE11:00 AM CT-Pujols singled and doubled Friday for his second straight two-hit game. He became the 16th player in big league history to get 600 career doubles, and joined Barry Bonds and Hank Aaron as the only players with at least 575 homers and 600 doubles.
Analysis: Pujols had been struggling with just one hit in 24 at-bats over his previous six games.
Sep. 16 9:45 AM PT10:45 AM MT11:45 AM CT12:45 PM ET12:45 ET16:45 GMT0:45 9:45 AM MST11:45 AM EST12:15 PM VEN20:45 UAE11:45 AM CT-Pujols got back on track with two hits in Thursday's 7-2 loss to Toronto.
Analysis: The slugger had been struggling with just one hit in 24 at-bats over his previous six contests.
Sep. 7 5:13 PM PT6:13 PM MT7:13 PM CT8:13 PM ET20:13 ET0:13 GMT8:13 5:13 PM MST7:13 PM EST7:43 PM VEN4:13 UAE (+1)7:13 PM CT-Pujols is expected to be back in the lineup Friday when the Angels open a series against the Rangers.
Analysis: The red-hot Pujols is batting .451 (23 for 51) with six homers and 14 RBIs during a 12-game hitting streak, and is 7 for 26 (.269) with a pair of homers lifetime against Yu Darvish, the scheduled starter for the opener.
Sep. 7 12:34 PM PT1:34 PM MT2:34 PM CT3:34 PM ET15:34 ET19:34 GMT3:34 12:34 PM MST2:34 PM EST3:04 PM VEN23:34 UAE2:34 PM CT-Pujols and Mike Trout are both out of Wednesday's starting lineup.
Analysis: Manager Mike Scioscia says he's just giving his stars some rest.
Sep. 7 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET0:51 ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST12:21 AM VEN8:51 UAE11:51 PM CT-Pujols went 2 for 4 with a run scored in Tuesday's loss at Oakland to extend his hitting streak to 12 games.
Analysis: The 36-year-old has been looking like the Pujols of old during the surge, in which he's batting an impressive .451 (23 for 51) with six homers and 14 RBIs.
Sep. 6 6:49 AM PT7:49 AM MT8:49 AM CT9:49 AM ET9:49 ET13:49 GMT21:49 6:49 AM MST8:49 AM EST9:19 AM VEN17:49 UAE8:49 AM CT-Pujols is still getting it done. He went 2 for 5 with a double and two RBIs in Monday's 10-7 win over the A's.
Analysis: Pujols is batting .447 with six home runs and 14 RBIs over an 11-game hitting streak.
Sep. 5 9:17 AM PT10:17 AM MT11:17 AM CT12:17 PM ET12:17 ET16:17 GMT0:17 9:17 AM MST11:17 AM EST11:47 AM VEN20:17 UAE11:17 AM CT-Pujols went 3 for 4 with a homer and two RBIs in Sunday's win over Seattle.
Analysis: Pujols, who now has 29 homers on the season and 589 for his career, is batting .452 with six home runs and 12 RBIs during a 10-game hitting streak
Sep. 4 10:22 AM PT11:22 AM MT12:22 PM CT1:22 PM ET13:22 ET17:22 GMT1:22 10:22 AM MST12:22 PM EST12:52 PM VEN21:22 UAE12:22 PM CT-Pujols homered twice as the Los Angeles Angels beat Seattle 10-3 Saturday night.
Analysis: Pujols' 28th homer of the season, a two-run shot in the second, gave him 588 for his career to move past Frank Robinson into ninth place on the all-time list.
Aug. 30 8:57 AM PT9:57 AM MT10:57 AM CT11:57 AM ET11:57 ET15:57 GMT23:57 8:57 AM MST10:57 AM EST11:27 AM VEN19:57 UAE10:57 AM CT-Pujols hit his 586th homer, tying Frank Robinson for ninth on the career list, and Los Angeles beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-2 on Monday night.
Analysis: Pujols also had an RBI single. It was Pujols' 1,801st RBI, and he's now 11 shy of tying Frank Robinson at 20th on the career list.
Aug. 28 7:13 PM PT8:13 PM MT9:13 PM CT10:13 PM ET22:13 ET2:13 GMT10:13 7:13 PM MST9:13 PM EST9:43 PM VEN6:13 UAE (+1)9:13 PM CT-Pujols stayed hot by going 2 for 4 with a run scored in Sunday's victory at Detroit.
Analysis: The Anaheim slugger has hit safely in 11 of his last 12 games, batting .367 with four homers and 12 RBIs during that span. Pujols is 10 for 21 with two homers over a five-game hitting streak.
Aug. 26 7:16 PM PT8:16 PM MT9:16 PM CT10:16 PM ET22:16 ET2:16 GMT10:16 7:16 PM MST9:16 PM EST9:46 PM VEN6:16 UAE (+1)9:16 PM CT-Pujols homered for the fourth time in 10 games Friday in a 4-2 loss at Detroit.
Analysis: Pujols, who hit his 585th career homer, came into the game hitting .360 against the Tigers, the best average in baseball since 2001. Pujols is 15 for 40 (.375) with four homers and 12 RBIs in his last 10 games.
Aug. 25 8:05 PM PT9:05 PM MT10:05 PM CT11:05 PM ET23:05 ET3:05 GMT11:05 8:05 PM MST10:05 PM EST10:35 PM VEN7:05 UAE (+1)10:05 PM CT-Pujols joined some elite company Thursday, reaching 100 RBIs for the 13th time in a 6-3 win at Toronto.
Analysis: Pujols, who leads baseball with 40 RBIs since the All-Star break, joined Jimmie Foxx, Lou Gehrig, Alex Rodriguez and Babe Ruth as the only players to collect 100 or more RBIs in 13 seasons. Pujols has hit safely in eight of his last nine games, going 14 for 36 (.389) with three home runs and 11 RBIs.
Aug. 24 8:35 PM PT9:35 PM MT10:35 PM CT11:35 PM ET23:35 ET3:35 GMT11:35 8:35 PM MST10:35 PM EST11:05 PM VEN7:35 UAE (+1)10:35 PM CT-Pujols moved into sole possession of 10th place on baseball's all-time list by hitting his 584th home run in Wednesday's win over the Blue Jays.
Analysis: He finished 4 for 4 with three RBIs. For Pujols, the homer broke a tie with Mark McGwire on the all-time list. A three-time MVP and 10-time All-Star, Pujols is two home runs shy of tying Frank Robinson for ninth place.
Aug. 22 9:32 AM PT10:32 AM MT11:32 AM CT12:32 PM ET12:32 ET16:32 GMT0:32 9:32 AM MST11:32 AM EST12:02 PM VEN20:32 UAE11:32 AM CT-Pujols went 3 for 4 and was robbed of a two-run homer by Jacoby Ellsbury but scored all of the Angels' runs in a 2-0 win over the Yankees.
Analysis: Pujols remains tied with former former St. Louis teammate Mark McGwire for 10th on the career home run list at 583. Pujols has hit safely in six straight games, batting .333 with seven RBIs and four runs.
Aug. 21 7:26 AM PT8:26 AM MT9:26 AM CT10:26 AM ET10:26 ET14:26 GMT22:26 7:26 AM MST9:26 AM EST9:56 AM VEN18:26 UAE9:26 AM CT-Pujols' solo homer in the ninth inning was the Angels' lone bright spot in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Yankees.
Analysis: The blast gives Pujols seven RBIs over his last five games and 96 for the season, fourth most in the majors. The future Hall of Famer also has hit safely in each of those five contests.
Aug. 19 7:25 AM PT8:25 AM MT9:25 AM CT10:25 AM ET10:25 ET14:25 GMT22:25 7:25 AM MST9:25 AM EST9:55 AM VEN18:25 UAE9:25 AM CT-Pujols hit a two-run double Thursday.
Analysis: He now has 95 RBIs in 118 games, the same total he had last season in 157 contests.
Aug. 17 10:24 AM PT11:24 AM MT12:24 PM CT1:24 PM ET13:24 ET17:24 GMT1:24 10:24 AM MST12:24 PM EST12:54 PM VEN21:24 UAE12:24 PM CT-Pujols hit his 22nd home run of the season Tuesday, a three-run shot that helped the Angels beat Seattle to halt an 11-game losing streak.
Analysis: Pujols had gone 4 for 37 (.108) without a homer in his previous 10 games. He is baseball's active home run leader with 582, one shy of Mark McGwire for 10th all-time. Pujols' next five games are at home, where he has seven homers and 21 RBIs in his last 13 games. He's gone 22 straight on road without homering.
Aug. 4 7:42 AM PT8:42 AM MT9:42 AM CT10:42 AM ET10:42 ET14:42 GMT22:42 7:42 AM MST9:42 AM EST10:12 AM VEN18:42 UAE9:42 AM CT-The 36-year-old Pujols continued his torrid stretch Wednesday, hitting a walkoff two-run homer and going 3 for 5 with a double and three RBIs.
Analysis: He's batting .354 with six homers and 24 RBIs in his last 16 games. His 84 RBIs on the season are third-most in the majors.
July 31 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET0:51 ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST12:21 AM VEN8:51 UAE11:51 PM CT-Pujols hit two-run homer Saturday.
Analysis: He is 11 for 27 with eight RBIs in his last six games.
July 30 1:51 PM PT2:51 PM MT3:51 PM CT4:51 PM ET16:51 ET20:51 GMT4:51 1:51 PM MST3:51 PM EST4:21 PM VEN0:51 UAE (+1)3:51 PM CT-Pujols had a second straight two-hit game Friday and scored a run in a loss to the Red Sox.
Analysis: Pujols is batting .391 in his last five games but has gone nine straight without an extra-base hit.
July 29 8:41 AM PT9:41 AM MT10:41 AM CT11:41 AM ET11:41 ET15:41 GMT23:41 8:41 AM MST10:41 AM EST11:11 AM VEN19:41 UAE10:41 AM CT-Pujols went 2 for 4 on Thursday.
Analysis: He's batting .341 with four homers and 18 RBIs in his last 11 games.
July 27 8:05 AM PT9:05 AM MT10:05 AM CT11:05 AM ET11:05 ET15:05 GMT23:05 8:05 AM MST10:05 AM EST10:35 AM VEN19:05 UAE10:05 AM CT-Pujols had two hits and drove in a run Tuesday.
Analysis: He's batting .361 with four homers and an eye-popping 17 RBIs in his last nine games.
July 26 7:11 AM PT8:11 AM MT9:11 AM CT10:11 AM ET10:11 ET14:11 GMT22:11 7:11 AM MST9:11 AM EST9:41 AM VEN18:11 UAE9:11 AM CT-Pujols went 3 for 4 with four RBIs on Monday.
Analysis: He's batting .367 with four homers and 16 RBIs in his last eight games.
July 21 9:33 AM PT10:33 AM MT11:33 AM CT12:33 PM ET12:33 ET16:33 GMT0:33 9:33 AM MST11:33 AM EST12:03 PM VEN20:33 UAE11:33 AM CT-Pujols had two hits, drove in a run and scored twice as the Angels shut down a late rally by the AL West-leading Rangers in a 7-4 win Wednesday night that gave Los Angeles a three-game sweep.
Analysis: Pujols is 7 for 13 with four homers, 12 RBIs and six runs in the last four games. The Angels begin a series with the Astros on Friday, and Pujols is batting .407 with two home runs against them this season and is 4 for 11 with two extra-base hits lifetime against scheduled starter Lance McCullers.
July 17 6:29 PM PT7:29 PM MT8:29 PM CT9:29 PM ET21:29 ET1:29 GMT9:29 6:29 PM MST8:29 PM EST8:59 PM VEN5:29 UAE (+1)8:29 PM CT-Pujols had his second two-homer game of the season in Sunday's win over the White Sox.
Analysis: It was the 53rd multi-homer game for Pujols, who has 577 career home runs to leave him six shy of tying Mark McGwire for 10th on the all-time list.
July 7 4:19 PM PT5:19 PM MT6:19 PM CT7:19 PM ET19:19 ET23:19 GMT7:19 4:19 PM MST6:19 PM EST6:49 PM VEN3:19 UAE (+1)6:19 PM CT-Pujols went 2 for 3 with an RBI on Thursday.
Analysis: Pujols is batting .367 with 11 RBIs in his last 12 games.
July 4 4:09 PM PT5:09 PM MT6:09 PM CT7:09 PM ET19:09 ET23:09 GMT7:09 4:09 PM MST6:09 PM EST6:39 PM VEN3:09 UAE (+1)6:09 PM CT-Pujols extended his hitting streak to 10 games Monday.
Analysis: Pujols is hitting .381 with three homers and 11 RBIs over that stretch.
July 2 8:53 PM PT9:53 PM MT10:53 PM CT11:53 PM ET23:53 ET3:53 GMT11:53 8:53 PM MST10:53 PM EST11:23 PM VEN7:53 UAE (+1)10:53 PM CT-Pujols hit his 575th career homer - a two-run shot - and had five RBIs for the Angels in Saturday's 21-2 thrashing of the Red Sox.
Analysis: Pujols has been on a tear, batting .412 with three homers and three doubles in the last eight games.
June 30 7:45 AM PT8:45 AM MT9:45 AM CT10:45 AM ET10:45 ET14:45 GMT22:45 7:45 AM MST9:45 AM EST10:15 AM VEN18:45 UAE9:45 AM CT-Pujols finished with two more hits - including a double - and an RBI in Wednesday's loss to Houston.
Analysis: Pujols has gone 11 for 26 with two home runs and five RBIs over his last six games.
June 29 11:01 PM PT12:01 AM MT1:01 AM CT2:01 AM ET2:01 ET6:01 GMT14:01 11:01 PM MST1:01 AM EST1:31 AM VEN10:01 UAE1:01 AM CT-Pujols continued his hot stretch with two hits - including an RBI single - Tuesday against Houston.
Analysis: El Hombre also recorded a rare stolen base in the Angels' 7-1 loss. Pujols is 9 for 22 with a pair of homers over a five-game hitting streak and is batting .326 over his last 11 games.
June 27 9:46 AM PT10:46 AM MT11:46 AM CT12:46 PM ET12:46 ET16:46 GMT0:46 9:46 AM MST11:46 AM EST12:16 PM VEN20:46 UAE11:46 AM CT-Pujols pounded out a season high-tying three hits in Sunday's 7-6 victory over the A's.
Analysis: Pujols has gone 6 for 15 with two homers and three RBIs over his last three games.
June 26 9:55 AM PT10:55 AM MT11:55 AM CT12:55 PM ET12:55 ET16:55 GMT0:55 9:55 AM MST11:55 AM EST12:25 PM VEN20:55 UAE11:55 AM CT-Pujols hit his 574th homer Saturday to snap a tie with Harmon Killebrew for 11th place on baseball's career list.
Analysis: It was Pujols' second homer in two nights and No. 14 on the season, but the Angels lost their sixth in a row and fell to a season-worst 13 games under .500 (31-44).
June 25 8:25 AM PT9:25 AM MT10:25 AM CT11:25 AM ET11:25 ET15:25 GMT23:25 8:25 AM MST10:25 AM EST10:55 AM VEN19:25 UAE10:25 AM CT-Pujols hit 573rd career homer Friday, tying Harmon Killebrew for 11th on baseball's career list.
Analysis: It was his 13th of the season - first since June 5.
June 22 3:54 PM PT4:54 PM MT5:54 PM CT6:54 PM ET18:54 ET22:54 GMT6:54 3:54 PM MST5:54 PM EST6:24 PM VEN2:54 UAE (+1)5:54 PM CT-Pujols missed his second straight game Wednesday with an injured left hamstring.
Analysis: Angels manager Mike Scioscia said it's too soon to be thinking about placing Pujols on the disabled list and that he's day to day.
June 16 10:43 AM PT11:43 AM MT12:43 PM CT1:43 PM ET13:43 ET17:43 GMT1:43 10:43 AM MST12:43 PM EST1:13 PM VEN21:43 UAE12:43 PM CT-Pujols snapped out of his recent funk by going 2 for 5 with an RBI in Wednesday's 10-2 home win over the Twins.
Analysis: Pujols had been 4 for 32 with one extra-base hit over his previous eight games.
June 10 9:27 AM PT10:27 AM MT11:27 AM CT12:27 PM ET12:27 ET16:27 GMT0:27 9:27 AM MST11:27 AM EST11:57 AM VEN20:27 UAE11:27 AM CT-Pujols went 1 for 12 in the last three games at Yankee Stadium as the Angels suffered a four-game sweep.
Analysis: Pujols should be happy to return home, where he is batting .349 with three homers, three doubles and nine RBIs in his last 12 games.
June 7 9:08 PM PT10:08 PM MT11:08 PM CT12:08 AM ET0:08 ET4:08 GMT12:08 9:08 PM MST11:08 PM EST11:38 PM VEN8:08 UAE11:08 PM CT-Pujols went 2 for 3 in Monday's loss to the Yankees.
Analysis: He is 12 for 30 in his last nine games.
May 30 11:42 AM PT12:42 PM MT1:42 PM CT2:42 PM ET14:42 ET18:42 GMT2:42 11:42 AM MST1:42 PM EST2:12 PM VEN22:42 UAE1:42 PM CT-Pujols was 3 for 6 on Sunday.
Analysis: Pujols has been a bust with a .734 OPS.
May 29 11:17 AM PT12:17 PM MT1:17 PM CT2:17 PM ET14:17 ET18:17 GMT2:17 11:17 AM MST1:17 PM EST1:47 PM VEN22:17 UAE1:17 PM CT-Pujols homered in a second straight game during Saturday's loss to Houston.
Analysis: The aging former MVP has three homers in his last five games, though those are his only three hits in 19 at-bats during that stretch.
May 28 5:46 PM PT6:46 PM MT7:46 PM CT8:46 PM ET20:46 ET0:46 GMT8:46 5:46 PM MST7:46 PM EST8:16 PM VEN4:46 UAE (+1)7:46 PM CT-Pujols contributed a two-run homer to Friday's win over Houston.
Analysis: The once-mighty slugger is hitting a paltry .219 for the season, though the power is still there. Pujols is up to 10 homers and 33 RBIs and has knocked in six runs over his last five games.
May 17 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET17:28 ET21:28 GMT5:28 2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST4:58 PM VEN1:28 UAE (+1)4:28 PM CT-Pujols collected three hits Monday.
Analysis: Pujols raised his average 15 points to .212.
Apr. 26 3:58 PM PT4:58 PM MT5:58 PM CT6:58 PM ET18:58 ET22:58 GMT6:58 3:58 PM MST5:58 PM EST6:28 PM VEN2:58 UAE (+1)5:58 PM CT-Pujols smacked a pair of solo homers in Monday's victory over Kansas City.
Analysis: The Anaheim star is finally heating up after a rough start. After batting .132 through the first 18 games, Pujols is 4 for 8 with three homers over the last two.
Apr. 18 2:48 PM PT3:48 PM MT4:48 PM CT5:48 PM ET17:48 ET21:48 GMT5:48 2:48 PM MST4:48 PM EST5:18 PM VEN1:48 UAE (+1)4:48 PM CT-Pujols hit his second home run in three games on Sunday, a first-inning two-run shot.
Analysis: He has seven RBIs in his last five games.
Apr. 16 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Pujols was 2 for 3 with his first home run in Friday's loss in Minnesota.
Analysis: Pujols has five RBIs in his last three games, but he's batting .216. The average might not be a huge surprise after he hit a career-low .244 last year, but that included 40 home runs.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2001 StL 161 590 112 194 47 4 37 130 69 93 1 3 .329 .403 .610
2002 StL 157 590 118 185 40 2 34 127 72 69 2 4 .314 .394 .561
2003 StL 157 591 137 212 51 1 43 124 79 65 5 1 .359 .439 .667
2004 StL 154 592 133 196 51 2 46 123 84 52 5 5 .331 .415 .657
2005 StL 161 591 129 195 38 2 41 117 97 65 16 2 .330 .430 .609
2006 StL 143 535 119 177 33 1 49 137 92 50 7 2 .331 .431 .671
2007 StL 158 565 99 185 38 1 32 103 99 58 2 6 .327 .429 .568
2008 StL 148 524 100 187 44 0 37 116 104 54 7 3 .357 .462 .653
2009 StL 160 568 124 186 45 1 47 135 115 64 16 4 .327 .443 .658
2010 StL 159 587 115 183 39 1 42 118 103 76 14 4 .312 .414 .596
2011 StL 147 579 105 173 29 0 37 99 61 58 9 1 .299 .366 .541
2012 LAA 154 607 85 173 50 0 30 105 52 76 8 1 .285 .343 .516
2013 LAA 99 391 49 101 19 0 17 64 40 55 1 1 .258 .330 .437
2014 LAA 159 633 89 172 37 1 28 105 48 71 5 1 .272 .324 .466
2015 LAA 157 602 85 147 22 0 40 95 50 72 5 3 .244 .307 .480
2016 LAA 152 593 71 159 19 0 31 119 49 75 4 0 .268 .323 .457
Career 2426 9138 1670 2825 602 16 591 1817 1214 1053 107 41 .309 .392 .573

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2001 StL Total 5 18 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 .111 .200 .278
    LDS 5 18 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 .111 .200 .278
2002 StL Total 8 29 5 8 1 1 1 5 5 6 0 0 .276 .400 .483
    LDS 3 10 3 3 0 1 0 3 3 1 0 0 .300 .462 .500
    LCS 5 19 2 5 1 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 .263 .364 .474
2004 StL Total 15 58 15 24 4 0 6 14 8 6 0 0 .414 .493 .793
    LDS 4 15 4 5 0 0 2 5 3 0 0 0 .333 .444 .733
    LCS 7 28 10 14 2 0 4 9 4 3 0 0 .500 .563 1.000
    WS 4 15 1 5 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .333 .412 .467
2005 StL Total 9 32 7 12 2 0 2 8 5 3 0 0 .375 .447 .625
    LDS 3 9 4 5 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 .556 .692 .778
    LCS 6 23 3 7 0 0 2 6 1 3 0 0 .304 .320 .565
2006 StL Total 16 52 11 15 3 0 3 6 13 10 0 1 .288 .439 .519
    LDS 4 15 3 5 1 0 1 3 1 4 0 0 .333 .375 .600
    LCS 7 22 5 7 1 0 1 1 7 3 0 0 .318 .483 .500
    WS 5 15 3 3 1 0 1 2 5 3 0 1 .200 .429 .467
2009 StL Total 3 10 0 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 .300 .462 .300
    LDS 3 10 0 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 .300 .462 .300
2011 StL Total 18 68 15 24 8 0 5 16 12 11 1 1 .353 .463 .691
    LDS 5 20 2 7 3 0 0 1 2 4 1 1 .350 .409 .500
    LCS 6 23 5 11 4 0 2 9 4 4 0 0 .478 .556 .913
    WS 7 25 8 6 1 0 3 6 6 3 0 0 .240 .424 .640
2014 LAA Total 3 12 1 2 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 .167 .231 .417
    LDS 3 12 1 2 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 .167 .231 .417
Career 77 279 55 90 18 1 19 54 49 40 1 2 .323 .431 .599


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Pete and Price get to more analysis and breakdowns as they discuss how both of these teams will approach one another. They talk about things to keep an eye on and interesting stats before getting Price's prediction.

Celtics Podcast - How the…

Celtics Podcast - How the Celtics can hang with Cleveland atop the Eastern Conference 11-30-16

WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen of the 'Dale and Holley Show' talk about what the Celtics will need to do in order to be considered one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference along with the Cavs.

Celtics Podcast - Turning a corner with Al Horford back 11-28 -16

WEEI's Mike Petraglia talks with Josue Pavon about how the Celtics are looking better with Al Horford back on the court and the overall toughness of this team.

Celtics Season Preview

Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen preview the Celtics season. Will Jaylen Brown be an impact rookie and prove he was the right pick at #3? Will the Celtics win the Atlantic Division? Is the season a failure if the Celtics don't advance past the first round of the playoffs?

Curt Schilling - I would …

Curt Schilling - I would rather get into the Hall of Fame than win a Senate seat

Mut, Bradford, and Tomase talk with Curt Schilling to get his reaction to Dan Shaughnessy and Jon Heyman's comments about not voting for Curt for the Hall of Fame again based on some of Schilling's comments on social media.

Hot Stove Show Hour 2 - More MLB hall of Fame voting talk and reaction, and Rob's Dominican travel itinerary

Mut, Bradford, and Tomase are taking some calls and reaction to their interview with Curt Schilling in regards to Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame voting. We also hear about Rob's upcoming working vacation to the Dominican Republic for the David Ortiz Charity Golf Classic.

Hot Stove Show Hour 1 - MLB Hall of Fame voting, the Character Clause, and Curt Schilling

Mut, Bradford, and Tomase are talking about Dan Shaughnessy's column about how he would no longer vote for Curt Schilling for the Hall of Fame. They then talk with Curt Schilling getting his thoughts on the whole situation and whether he would rather make the HoF or the Senate.

Saturday Skate - Rask doe…

Saturday Skate - Rask does it again, but debates rage on Krejci, Chara, Bergeron and Krug 12-3-16

Hour two of Saturday Skate after a Bruins 2-1 over Buffalo, with Ken Laird and Rear Admiral debating the status of Krejci, Chara, Krug and Bergeron.

Saturday Skate - Laird & Admiral on the Sox & Gronk, then first reaction as B's beat Sabres 2-1

The first hour of Saturday Skate starts up against the third period of Bruins - Sabres, so Ken Laird and Rear Admiral give some Red Sox hot stove and Rob Gronkowski thoughts before moving into Bruins - Sabres game reaction

Bruins Cast - B's missing offense but manage back-to-back road wins 11-2-16

Ken Laird and Ty Anderson chat Bruins after a 2-1 win in Florida improved the team's record to 5-4.

K&C - Damien Woody on wha…

K&C - Damien Woody on what it's like playing for Bill Belichick with an injury 12-2-16

Damien Woody joined K&C and shared a story regarding a conversation he had with Bill Belichick in the training room in Foxboro.

K&C - Gerry and Kirk mock the Belichick press conference; Jim the Wrestling Goon mocks Amani Toomer 12-2-16

In the 9 am hour Gerry and Kirk mocked the Belichick press conference and took a call from Jim the Wrestling Goon who is not a fan of Amani Toomer.

K&C - Dan Shughnessy has an awful answer on Bill Conlin; The Patriots future without Gronk 12-2-16

In the 8 am hour Gerry and Kirk talked about a brutal answer by Dan Shaughnessy regarding Bill Conlin'sn spot in the Hall of Fame.

Bill Belichick does not e…

Bill Belichick does not elaborate on Gronk's back injury, 12-2-16

Glenn, Lou, and Christian are less than surprised that Bill Belichick won't comment further about Gronk than the released statement. Speaking of statements, how weird is it that the Gronkowski family is releasing joint statements with the Patriots?

Dr. Thomas Gill of Steward Health Care tells OMF that playing NFL Football might not be in Gronk's future, 12-2-16

Orthopedic surgeon to the pros, Dr. Thomas Gill of Steward Health Care joins Glenn, Lou, and Christian in the wake of Gronk's back injury. He talks about different types of disc injuries, and one type of fusion which could potentially prevent Gronk from playing football. He also commented on the unique situation of a joint statement between the Patriots and the Gronkowskis, and clarified his role in Gronk's arm surgeries.

Somehow Joe McKnight's shooter is free, 12-2-16

Glenn, Lou, and Christian wonder how the man who shot former NFL RB Joe McKnight can be free of charges and walking around the streets of New Orleans.

Michael Irvin on how the …

Michael Irvin on how the Patriots keep winning without Rob Gronkowski

Dale and Michael check in with the playmaker Michael Irvin on a Friday.

Dale and Holley's Freestyle Friday Hours 3&4 - All topics on the table

We open it up in the final portions of hours 3 and 4 on a Friday.

Dale and Holley's Freestyle Friday Hour 2 - Pats Defense, Bruins, Gronk

Hour two in it's entirety.

Ep. 43: Adam Carolla

Ep. 43: Adam Carolla

Kirk Minihane, WEEI Podcast King, talks to the Podcast Godfather Adam Carolla about his new documentary about Le Mans, the backlash from the Election, and his time with Donald Trump on the Apprentice. The audio quality isn't great but the conversation is.

Ep. 42: The Godcast with Larry Johnson

Kirk Minihane is a non-believer, Larry Johnson is a preacher, when Larry found Kirk doesn't believe in God he challenged Kirk to allow him on to the podcast to talk about religion and faith. Kirk and Larry have a tremendous conversation about God and Larry tries to convert Kirk into a believer.

Ep. 41: John Feitelberg of Barstool Sports

Kirk Minihane sits down with Barstool Sports contributor and podcast host John Feitelberg. Kirk and Feitelberg talk about the rise of barstool, the sale of the website, what it is like to work for Dave Portnoy, and their live podcast shows at the Wilbur Theater.

SoccerCast - Why Toronto …

SoccerCast - Why Toronto winning is best for MLS

Ben, Alex, and Russ talk about how Toronto winning the MLS cup will be best for the league, the FIFA Player of the Year award, and the tragedy in Brazil.

The Real K&C - Ken & Curtis recap a non-Casting Couch Friday 12-2-16

Ken Laird and Chris Curtis finish out the week recapping the Friday edition of Kirk and Callahan, with critiques of Dale & Holley's Keefe announcement and more.

The Real K&C Podcast - Ken & Curtis are back to dish about Kirk & Callahan 12-1-16

Kirk & Callahan producers Ken Laird and Chris Curtis are back together after a few days apart to dish about all things K&C show, this after a Thursday Reim-Job.

K&C - Gerry and Kirk mock…

K&C - Gerry and Kirk mock the Belichick press conference; Jim the Wrestling Goon mocks Amani Toomer 12-2-16

In the 9 am hour Gerry and Kirk mocked the Belichick press conference and took a call from Jim the Wrestling Goon who is not a fan of Amani Toomer.

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K&C - Gerry and Kirk on R…

K&C - Gerry and Kirk on Rich Keefe joining Dale & Holley; Headlines with Minihane 12-2-16

In the 7 am hour Gerry and Kirk discussed the hiring of Rich Keefe and the announcement yesterday on Dale and Holley.

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K&C - Dan Shughnessy has …

K&C - Dan Shughnessy has an awful answer on Bill Conlin; The Patriots future without Gronk 12-2-16

In the 8 am hour Gerry and Kirk talked about a brutal answer by Dan Shaughnessy regarding Bill Conlin'sn spot in the Hall of Fame.

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Ep. 43: Adam Carolla

Ep. 43: Adam Carolla

Kirk Minihane, WEEI Podcast King, talks to the Podcast Godfather Adam Carolla about his new documentary about Le Mans, the backlash from the Election, and his time with Donald Trump on the Apprentice. The audio quality isn't great but the conversation is.

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K&C - Rob Gronkowski with…

K&C - Rob Gronkowski with another serious injury; Dan Koppen is not a fan of the joint statement 12-2-16

In the 6 am hour Gerry and Kirk discussed the latest season ending injury for Gronk and the joint statement released by the team last night.

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