Cardinals’ Albert Pujols hits 698th residence run vs. Reds

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Albert Pujols hit his 698th residence run, a two-run drive that pulled the St. Louis Cardinals right into a sixth-inning tie with the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night time.

Pujols hit a first-pitch slider Raynel Espinal 427 toes into the left-field stands for his nineteenth residence run of the season, tying the rating 4-4. Pujols trails solely Barry Bonds (762), Hank Aaron (755) and Babe Ruth (714) on the profession checklist.

With 2,203 RBIs, Pujols moved inside 11 of Ruth for second, behind Aaron’s 2,297.

Pujols has hit 15 residence runs in 47 video games since July 10 in his twenty second main league season. He intends to retire on the finish of the season.

St. Louis has 17 video games remaining.

Reporting by The Related Press.

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