St. Louis Cardinals defeat Cincinnati Reds, 7-4

CINCINNATI - Mark DeRosa has been with the Cardinals less than a week, but he already knows he's seen it all.

"He's from another planet," said DeRosa, limited to watching and not playing right now because of injury.

The "he" in question is Albert Pujols and, as they say, maybe he really can do it all.

His eighth-inning grand slam Friday night merely broke Stan Musial's club records for most slams in a season (Pujols has four) and for a career (Pujols has 10). It was ...

CINCINNATI - Maybe, as they say, Albert Pujols really can do it all.

We know what he can accomplish with the bases loaded. His eighth-inning grand slam Friday night merely broke two of Stan Musial's club records for most slams in a season and for a career. It was his sixth hit in seven at-bats with the bases loaded this season, four of them grand slams, and he's knocked in an astounding 20 runs in bases-filled spots this year.

But, after the Cincinnati Reds had tied ...