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Albert Pujols is approaching a big milestone but isn't focused on it

Albert Pujols is approaching a big milestone but isn't focused on it

In a sporting world overstuffed with hype, there is a milestone rapidly approaching, with scarcely a murmur of anticipation.

There is no statistic in baseball more fabled than the home run. With three more home runs, Albert Pujols will take his place among the top 10 on the all-time list.

The list starts with Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron and Babe Ruth. By the time Pujols retires, his name could be the next one on the list, a proud member of the 700 club.

Mike Trout is the talk of the Angels, and the top player in baseball. Bryce Harper wants to make baseball fun again. The three most popular jerseys in the majors: David Ortiz, Kris Bryant and Clayton Kershaw.

Pujols...

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