Pujols hit his 599th homer on Tuesday and then went through three straight homerless games. The slugger rarely acknowledges the importance of individual accomplishments, but his fellow Angels thought he clearly wanted to reach the milestone at home before they hit the road Monday. The Angels were excited, too: Mike Trout went to the ballpark right after having thumb surgery Wednesday because he wanted to see Pujols make history — and Trout has returned every night since, his hand in a cast.…Continue
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Mauer's HR in 9th lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Red Sox
Joe Anthony Rizzo Jerseys Mauer pumped his fist as he rounded the bases, a rare show of emotion from one of baseball's most understated veterans.
Hard to blame him when he finally lived out the dream every ball player has growing up. A dream that took 14 years…Continue
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