Mostly Credited As: Albert Pujols
Birth Name: José Alberto Pujols
Date Of Birth: January 16, 1980 (Age 36)
Country Of Birth: Dominican Republic
Birth Place: Santo Domingo
Height: 6' 3" (1.9 m)
José Alberto Pujols was born on January 16, 1980 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He is thought of as one of the best baseball players ever.
In his first season of high school baseball, Albert batted over .500. After high school, Albert moved on to Maple Woods Community College.
Albert was drafted in the 1999 draft by the St. Louis Cardinals, in the 13th round. Albert's best season came in 2006, where Albert hit 49 home runs and 138 RBIs.