Albert Pujols is returning for now not lower than one extra one year with the St. Louis Cardinals, the crew the future Hall of Famer played for within the first 11 seasons of his career.
Pujols and the Cardinals contain agreed to a one-one year contract worth $2.5 million, in accordance to a number of reviews.
Pujols played for the Cardinals from 2001-11. He became as soon as the 2001 NL rookie of the one year, after which went on to grab three National League MVP awards. Pujols also became as soon as a really major a part of two World Series title-successful teams (2006 and 2011) in St Louis.
Pujols signed a free-agent contract with the Los Angeles Angels in 2012 and spent nine-plus seasons with the crew sooner than being launched on Might maybe 13, 2021. Four days later, he signed a free-agent contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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The 2022 season also marks what seemingly could possibly possibly be the career finale for Pujols’ longtime St. Louis teammate, catcher Yadier Molina, who enters his 19th foremost-league season, all with the Cardinals.