As Albert Pujols’ foundation celebrated its 10th birthday this year, the Angels’ first baseman wanted to broaden its reach. The foundation is well established in St. Louis, where the slugger played for more than a decade before joining the Angels,…
A few days ago, Albert Pujols’ phone buzzed. He’d been sent a photo. He tapped the phone and there was Champ Pederson, Joc’s oldest brother. Champ was holding up a jersey – Los Angeles Angels, No. 5, PUJOLS across the back, signed by Pujols himself – and wearing a great big smile.
The Bisons teamed up with The Pujols Family Foundation (PFF) to help launch the Albert’s All-Stars Unified Baseball Program in Nashville to help kids with Down syndrome learn and experience the game of baseball.
Angels superstar Albert Pujols appeared in a short film Tuesday in partnership with I Am Second, a movement meant to inspire others through the life stories of athletes, actors, models, musicians, pastors, politicians, etc.
“This is my daughter, Isabella,” Albert Pujols told more than 200 parents and kids in the second-floor arcade of the ESPN Zone in Downtown Disney late Monday afternoon. “She’s 15 years old, and she’s perfect. Sometimes she doesn’t clean up her room, but that’s OK.”
In a season that has seen St. Louis honor the late Stan Musial in a variety of ways, it was a former Cardinals player, Albert Pujols, that spearheaded an effort to make sure the Angels did the same.
Charlie talks with STL Pediatric Dentist Dr. Homer Sedighi about his trips with Baseball Great Albert Pujols, during baseball off-season, on behalf of the Pujols Family Foundation, to the Dominican Republic to provide dental care for its indigent children.
Cardinals fan Andy Mauch didn’t want to believe it when Albert Pujols left for the Anaheim Angels last winter. So he didn’t.
Not even the urging of his two young sons, Jackson and Ethan, or the chiding of teammate Kyle Lohse could pressure Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday into grabbing an iron and taking a whack at a par-3 on Monday at The Country Club of St. Albans.