Pre-Game Fight Fires Up Pujols, Belts 2 Homers

Albert Pujols had been pretty quiet this season, only going 2-for-14 & having his Opening Day home run washed out from the stat books. But the St. Louis slugger finally spoke up Wednesday night, hitting his first two official homers of the year in a 6-4 win over the Astros.

Albert Pujols Brandon Backe

So, what finally go Pujols out of his slump? He may have been fired up from a pre-game confrontation with a Houston pitcher.

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