St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - In his first local interview since his decision to leave St. Louis and sign with the Los Angeles Angels, Albert Pujols sits down for a candid conversation with NewsChannel 5 Sports Director Rene Knott.
Albert and his wife, Deidre, discuss the factors that lead to their decision and their feelings on the negative reaction from Cardinal Nation.
The former Cardinals first baseman also shares with Rene how the City of St. Louis helped groom him into a man.
While Albert declined to go into details about the contract negotiations, he does say that the Angels offer was not the biggest deal on the table.
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