Cubs host Albert Pujols as he approaches home run No. 700

Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols remained in focus field encompassed by a triplet of more youthful Cubs players:

''He's perhaps of the best person in the Dominican [Republic],'' Morel, an individual Dominican ballplayer,

Pujols' goodbye visit and mission for 700 profession homers merged for this present week at Wrigley Field during a five-game series 

his impact throughout the span of a 22-year vocation was likewise in plain view. T

Said Cubs outfielder Rafael Ortega, who covered with Pujols on the Angels in 2016: '

It didn't appear to issue that Pujols, a 11-time All-Star, had absorbed a lot of such minutes prior.

Pujols' homer Monday was his first against Smyly. With it, he tied Barry Bonds' record with homers against 449 pitchers.