Albert Pujols is not going anywhere. In this day and age of selfish athletes and overpaid stars, we have become disillusioned with the idea that there are no longer people out there that have an allegiance to a team and its fans.
We have come to assume that if a player is not locked up under contract for years, there is most likely going to be a drawn out “trade me or else” situation that negatively effects the team.
In the steroid era, there is no reason to believe that anyone is clean. Pujols has risen above this speculation and consistently preformed at the highest level.
He means more to the Cardinals and the city of St. Louis than any other player.
Here are the reasons that Albert Pujols will be a Cardinal for life.