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RE: Pujols is awful! - crazyforkinsler5 - 05-02-2012 08:30 AM

He's already a lock for the hall of fame. So what does it matter what he does from here on out in his career?

Being a Rangers fan, I am actually glad to see it.


RE: Pujols is awful! - Krangry - 05-02-2012 08:31 AM

(05-02-2012 08:22 AM)sesfan01 Wrote:  shoulda stayed in STL!

Im glad he went, great player, but that contract would have crippled the cardinals.


RE: Pujols is awful! - TheHammer417 - 05-02-2012 08:38 AM

I'm having flashbacks of Adam Dunn last year Smile


RE: Pujols is awful! - zeprock - 05-02-2012 09:31 AM

Yeah, Pujols is horrible.

Please send me all your cards of him. Thanks.


RE: Pujols is awful! - JASCards - 05-02-2012 09:52 AM

I remember you all telling me I was crazy because I was happy that the Cardinals let him go..... Now look. Smile


RE: Pujols is awful! - sportscardtheory - 05-02-2012 11:10 AM

Jesus. He didn't BLAME his hitting coach for anything. People should read articles, not headlines.


RE: Pujols is awful! - randall617 - 05-02-2012 12:12 PM

(05-02-2012 08:38 AM)TheHammer417 Wrote:  I'm having flashbacks of Adam Dunn last year Smile

Similar situation but Dunn went from being a position player to DH. That takes a different mental approach to keeping ones head in the game. Also, Dunn was accused of not doing his homework to prepare for the American League. Don't know what Pujol's problem may be but this is consistent with his yearly decline in production over the last four years.
The Angles paid for the best hitter in baseball not a pedestrian .270-.280 guy that isn't even getting walks. If the Angles wanted that kinda production out of 1st, the Indians would have happily traded them Matt LaPorta for Abreu and a bag of balls.


RE: Pujols is awful! - alfredoleal2001 - 05-02-2012 12:24 PM

(05-01-2012 09:38 PM)Krangry Wrote:  I think calling him awful is a bit overboard. Guy is in a megaslump though, they need to give him a couple games off so he can gather himself.

Actually, I think the best way to get out of slumps is by taking more at bats. Its hard to work out of one sitting on the bench Tongue


RE: Pujols is awful! - akbobcat - 05-02-2012 01:50 PM

If it weren't for headlines I'd never get any news read. Tongue


RE: Pujols is awful! - Vols-1 - 05-02-2012 03:17 PM

(05-02-2012 08:30 AM)crazyforkinsler5 Wrote:  He's already a lock for the hall of fame. So what does it matter what he does from here on out in his career?

Being a Rangers fan, I am actually glad to see it.

I thought Pete Rose and Mark McGwire were locks also.