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Albert Pujols

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 01: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks bats against the San Francisco Giants during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 1, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Giants defeated the Diamondbacks 8-2.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: First Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.


OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 04: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a single in the first inning against Bartolo Colon #40 of the Oakland Athletics during Game One of the American League Division Series at Coliseum on October 4, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

ESPN Writer: Tigers Extending Miguel Cabrera’s Contract A ‘Bad Idea’

“The problem with signing Cabrera right now is that the Tigers have little leverage as he’s already wealthy and knows that his next contract will almost certainly be the last big payday.”

97.1 The Ticket–11/22/2013

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Keidel: The End Of MLB Innocence

The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”


DETROIT, MI - JUNE 27: Shortstop Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels gets the ball in time to tag out Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers trying to steal second base in the fourth inning at Comerica Park on June 27, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Pujols Lifts Angels Over Tigers 3-1 In 10 Innings

Albert Pujols hit a tiebreaking double in the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat Detroit 3-1 on Thursday for their ninth straight victory over the Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2013

HOUSTON - MAY 04:  Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 4, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Does (Payroll) Size Matter? Tigers, Angels Series May Bring An Answer

Spending money does not guarantee success in sports. Ten games below .500 with MLB’s seventh-highest payroll, the Los Angeles Angels can testify to that better than most.

CBS Detroit–06/25/2013

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Who Should You Draft? Fantasy Baseball’s Top 40 Players

If you’re fantasy baseball draft hasn’t happened already, it’s going to be happening soon. Here’s a look at the top five players at each position.


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Angels’ Mike Trout Best All-Around Player In Majors

Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.


ST. LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 30: First baseman Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals waves to the crowd during the World Series victory parade for the franchise's 11th championship on October 30, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Szczepanski/Getty Images)

Pujols Deal Makes AL Tougher For Tigers

Three-time NL MVP Albert Pujols agreed Thursday to a $254 million, 10-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.

97.1 The Ticket–12/08/2011

St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training Workout Session

Karsch And Anderson Top Ten 2-17-11

Headlines with Pujols… 10. Headlines for Albert Pujols: Pujols to seek release from first team will pursue number two… Tony @ work Headlines regarding Pujols? “Contract Dispute Smears Pujols” -Dan in Livonia 9. Pujols back […]

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2011