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The Natural has Nothing on Albert Pujols

Maybe it’s not a ‘milestone’ home run ball, but it’s a cool piece of game-used memorabilia. The ball that became Albert Pujols’ Roy Hobbs moment is in good hands.

It’ll be one of the all-time great conversation pieces.

What happened to the ball that turned out the lights in St. Louis?

Albert Pujols’ rocket shot back on May 21 was the buzz around baseball and the ball itself probably would have been quite a collectors’ item in St. Louis, especially with the FanFest auction coming up.

Pujols’ blast was picked up by a member of the Cardinals staff and now we know who owns the ball.

Watch the story from KTVI-TV:

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Rich is the editor and founder of Sports Collectors Daily. A broadcaster and writer for more than 30 years and a collector for even longer than that, he's usually typing something somewhere. Type him back at [email protected].

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