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Albert Pujols returns to action

Jul 6, 2011, 5:10 PM EDT

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A day after being activated — but seeing no playing time — Albert Pujols is back in the Cardinals’ lineup, batting third and playing first base.

Whatever we can say about his quick recovery, if I were the opposition, I’d certainly want to test just how recovered he is.  I certainly wouldn’t want to hit the guy or anything — we’re not savages here — but I’d probably feed him a steady diet of hard inside stuff to see just how strong that wrist is. And then he’d probably hit, like, three homers, but that’s why I’m not a pitching coach or a manager or whatever.

Anyway, welcome back El Hombre.

  1. aceshigh11 - Jul 6, 2011 at 5:30 PM

    He doesn’t feel pity, or remorse!

    And he will not stop…EVER…until he’s batting at least .320 with 40 home runs and 120 RBIs!

    (apologies to James Cameron)

  2. FC - Jul 6, 2011 at 5:36 PM

    Craig you need Photoshop skills, you should have had Pujols face super-imposed in one of those Terminator scenes where the machine is fixing its own hand.

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