Albert Pujols hoping for extension

Updated: November 4, 2010, 4:39 PM ET
Associated Press

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- Albert Pujols hopes to negotiate a contract extension for beyond 2011 with the St. Louis Cardinals.

St. Louis exercised a $16 million option for 2011 on Oct. 6 for the three-time NL MVP.

"I hope that before the season begins I get an extension," the 30-year-old Pujols said during a news conference Thursday.

The team has said there's no specific timetable for beginning negotiations on a new deal with Pujols, who can be a free agent after next ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?