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Oh Please, Don’t Feel Bad For Lamar Odom And Albert Pujols

When NBA Commissioner David Stern scuppered a three-team trade that would have brought guard Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers, it generated a boatload of condemnation from fans and pundits. But it also left plenty of bruised egos, as players who were told that they would have to pack […]
Oh Please, Don’t Feel Bad For Lamar Odom And Albert Pujols
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Albert Pujols’ New Contract Is Not As Crazy As Some Want You To Believe

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] When it was announced that the Cardinals had given Albert Pujols a 10-year deal worth $250 million, the biggest concern for many was the length of the contract and how Pujols is likely to be overpaid in the final years. But what those arguments are missing is […]
Albert Pujols’ New Contract Is Not As Crazy As Some Want You To Believe
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Angels Can Afford Albert Pujols Thanks To Their Next TV Contract

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] The Angels are currently negotiating their next television deal with Fox. And early estimates show that it will be a huge revenue boost for the team, and explains how they can afford to give one player $254 million.The Angels current TV deal pays them $50 million per […]
Angels Can Afford Albert Pujols Thanks To Their Next TV Contract
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Baseball’s Biggest Star Might Actually Sign With The Miami Marlins

[credit provider=”Miami Marlins”] The Miami Marlins have already added free agents Jose Reyes and Heath Bell, and now they are pushing hard for baseball’s biggest free agent, Albert Pujols.According to Jon Heyman of SI.com, the Marlins latest offer to Pujols is for 10 years, the same length as Alex Rodriguez’ […]
Baseball’s Biggest Star Might Actually Sign With The Miami Marlins
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The Marlins Think Pujols Is Lying About His Age

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] The Miami Marlins have offered Albert Pujols a nine-year contract worth close to $200 million. But they may have offered him more if they didn’t have doubts about his age.According to Dan LeBatard of the Miami Herald, the Marlins are one of several teams that doubts the […]
The Marlins Think Pujols Is Lying About His Age
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Another Baseball Player Wants To Join The $200 Million Club

[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] If Prince Fielder gets his way, Albert Pujols won’t be the only player that signs a $200 million contract this winter. According to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated, Prince Fielder is looking for an 8-year, $200 million contract as a free agent.But is Fielder worth as much […]
Another Baseball Player Wants To Join The $200 Million Club
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The Miami Marlins Might Spend $400 Million On Two MLB Stars

[credit provider=”AP Images”] The Marlins are getting a new stadium, new uniforms, a new name, and now they are going after two of the biggest free agents to complete their off-season overhaul.The first piece to be added could be shortstop Jose Reyes, who according to one source is “almost a […]
The Miami Marlins Might Spend $400 Million On Two MLB Stars
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The Cardinals Can’t Afford To Keep Pujols…Or Let Him Go

So far this postseason, Albert Pujols is 14-31 (.452) in eight games with eight extra-base hits. He has also already been intentionally walked three times as the St. Louis Cardinals have a two games-to-one lead in the National League Championship Series.
The Cardinals Can’t Afford To Keep Pujols…Or Let Him Go
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Nyjer Morgan Referred To Albert Pujols As A Girl Last Night

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Nyjer_Morgan_on_May_29,_2011.jpg”] Nyjer Morgan, the Brewers centerfielder, struck out against the Cardinals last night and promptly threw his tobacco wad toward the pitching mound.The benches cleared and Albert Pujols sprinted from first base to confront Morgan.
Nyjer Morgan Referred To Albert Pujols As A Girl Last Night
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SPORTS CHART OF THE DAY: Who Will Be Next To 600 Home Runs?

Yesterday, Jim Thome hit home runs number 599 and 600, becoming just the eighth player to reach that milestone, and only the fifth player with no link to Performance Enhancing Drugs. And while the achievement might be muted due to the recent steroid era, true appreciation may come in realising […]
SPORTS CHART OF THE DAY: Who Will Be Next To 600 Home Runs?
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Albert Pujols Will Be Out 4-6 Weeks With A Broken Arm

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols will be out for 4-6 weeks with a fractured left forearm, a devastating blow for a franchise hit hard by injuries this season.The team announced the results of an MRI and CT scan Monday, one day […]
Albert Pujols Will Be Out 4-6 Weeks With A Broken Arm
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Prince Fielder’s Hot Start Leads The 2012 Free Agent Class

[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] This past off-season, the big winners of free agency in Major League Baseball were Carl Crawford (7 years, $142M), Jayson Werth (7 years, $126M), and Cliff Lee (5 years, $120M).But those guys are not on the same level as Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder, and CC Sabathia, all […]
Prince Fielder’s Hot Start Leads The 2012 Free Agent Class
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Why Did The Cardinals Low Ball Albert Pujols?

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] It’s not hard to understand why Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals are far apart in contract talks.  Pujols is the best player on the planet, and wants to be paid like it, while the Cardinals have already committed significant money to other players and may […]
Why Did The Cardinals Low Ball Albert Pujols?
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Pujols Says He Wants To Be A Cardinal

It didn’t take Albert Pujols long to address yesterday’s contract deadline, even though he’d basically begged the media to leave him alone on the subject.
Pujols Says He Wants To Be A Cardinal
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Albert Pujols Contract Deadline Passes: NO DEAL

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] LATEST: Ken Rosenthal confirms.UPDATE: ESPN’s Buster Olney reports that the deadline will pass without a deal, and that no proposals have been exchanged for 100 hours.
Albert Pujols Contract Deadline Passes: NO DEAL
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If Albert Pujols Does Becomes A Free Agent, What Team Would Give Him $300 Million?

[credit provider=”Flickr/ben_lei” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/benlei/2675906754/”] There has been a lot of debate recently about what Albert Pujols will make in his next contract.Pujols, who will be a free agent following the 2011 season, may soon cut off negotiations with the Cardinals, guaranteeing he will test the free agency waters next winter.
If Albert Pujols Does Becomes A Free Agent, What Team Would Give Him $300 Million?
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Is Albert Pujols Worth $40 Million Per Season?

In 2011, Albert Pujols will enter the final year of a seven-year, $100 million contract that he signed prior to the 2004 season. Pujols is set to make $16 million next season. However, he will certainly make much more than that in 2012. But how much more?
Is Albert Pujols Worth $40 Million Per Season?