Apr 20, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols (5) at bat against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Albert Pujols hits home run No. 499 (GIF)


Albert Pujols is in pursuit of a big career milestone, and he is now one step closer. On Tuesday night, Pujols was able to smack a three-run home run against the Washington Nationals which gave him No. 499 for his career.

Pujols’ home run came against Nationals right-hander Taylor Jordan.

Being so early in the game, there is a real chance that Pujols will be able to hit his 500th home run tonight.

If you missed the home run from Pujols, you can check out the GIF below:

Be sure to stay tuned to FanSided.com throughout the night as we keep a close eye on Pujols and let you know if and when he is able to go yard for the 500th time in his impressive career.

 

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