Cards' Woes Continue in 5-1 Loss to Angels
St. Louis was the only National League club that had never played at the "Big A," having hosted the three previous inter-league series between the teams in 2002, 2007 and 2010.
Three-time NL MVP Albert Pujols, who spent his first 12 major league seasons with the Cardinals before signing a $240 million, 10-year contract with the Angels in December 2011 as a free agent, played his first game against his former club and was 0-3 with two strikeouts and a walk as the designated hitter while Mark Trumbo started at first base.
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