Albert Pujols hits 700th career home run at Dodger Stadium

1

Author: Juan Toribio

Published on: 2022-09-25 12:43:06

Click HERE to read the entire MLB story

This story was excerpted from Juan Toribio’s Dodgers Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, click here. And subscribe to get it regularly in your inbox.

LOS ANGELES — Everything about Albert Pujols hitting his 700th career home run on Friday night felt perfect.

It was fitting that Pujols was wearing a Cardinals jersey at the time of the historic accomplishment. At the end of his career, Pujols’ No. 5 will undoubtedly be retired in St. Louis, and it would be shocking if they didn’t ultimately build him a statue.

Pujols hitting his 700th home run at Busch Stadium might’ve made the moment better. It would’ve been a great moment for the home fans to embrace Pujols, one of the best players in franchise history.

[td_cw_facebook_share]

But it was destined to happen at Dodger Stadium, a place that holds a special place to Pujols,…

Click HERE to read the entire MLB story

Share or Post This Article to Others.......