TOP OF THE NINTH: ANGELS 9 (6) – 7 MARINERS
With one swing of the bat, Albert Pujols became the one-man big inning. He took the Angels from 7-6 down to 9-7 up—with a single hit far bigger than any whole inning prior—continuing his legacy as the last guy you’d want to pitch to with a game on the line, no matter his age, no matter his recent stats. The guy who was considered one of the best all-time, in St. Louis, who’d fallen off some in recent years.
He’s still got it. Continue reading “Game 35 // Ninth Inning, Seattle // Pujols Wins It”