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St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols poses with a bat on fire in 2004. A 10-time All-Star and three-time NL MVP, “The Machine,” “Prince Albert” turned 36 years old on Jan. 16, 2016.

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ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 06: Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at bat in the second inning against the Kansas City Royals on Opening Day of the 2012 MLB season at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 6, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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Albert Pujols helps Stan Musial with his Cardinals jacket before the home opener in 2009. (Photo by Chris Lee / clee@post-dispatch.com)

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.690 lifetime slugging pct. Babe Ruth Though Ruth's more glamorous records have been eclipsed, this one has withstood challenges from Lou Gehrig to Ted Williams to Barry Bonds and remains intact. Albert Pujols, currently the game's most prolific slugger, has never reached .690 even once in his stellar career.

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