The Cardinals’ power-hitting first baseman Albert Pujols grew up in poverty in the Dominican Republic. When he moved to the United States as a teenager, he struggled to learn English and fit in at school. Despite the hardships in his life, he always had baseball. He worked hard and used his tremendous talent to become a star player on a championship team. Along the way, Pujols has been raising a beautiful family and has used his money and fame to improve the lives of children around the world. This biography tells Albert Pujols’s story and shows readers how hard work and dedication can change anyone’s life for the better.