Albert Pujols has announced that he will retire from baseball at the end of the 2021 season of MLB after 21 years as a professional baseball player. The Dominican has played for organizations such as the St. Louis Cardinals and the Anaheim Angels and at the moment, he is the oldest active player since at 41 years of age he is about to play his 21st season.
This Monday, February 22, it was learned that Albert Pujols has declared that he will retire as a professional baseball player at the end of the upcoming MLB campaign. Deidre Pujols, the player’s wife, was in charge of reporting this through a post on social networks.
Mrs. de Pujols shared a photograph of her husband on her official Instagram account (deidrepujolsadventures) and the description read the words “Today is the first day of the last season of one of the most outstanding careers in sport, I’m talking from my husband @albertpujols (…) “.
Albert Pujols will “hang up the spikes” after 21 active seasons in MLB since his debut with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2001. He is currently part of the Anaheim Angels, which, it seems, will be the last team in his career.