It hasn’t yet been fully confirmed by Albert Pujols, himself, or by the Los Angeles Angeles, but his wife has purportedly said he’s hanging it up after this season.
For all the scorn he got as a Cardinal – because he kicked the Cubs’ ass – Pujols was a generational player, and one of the most incredible hitters to see in his prime:
Pujols’ wife announces on Instagram that this will be the last season for him.
The end of an era. The Machine. pic.twitter.com/McDHylSihO
— Ben Verlander (@Verly32) February 23, 2021
Albert Pujols’ wife, Deidre, posted on Instagram this would be Pujols’ final season. Working to confirm: https://t.co/605cusCpUO
— Fabian Ardaya (@FabianArdaya) February 23, 2021