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Pujols is in the lineup for Thursday's game against the A's, Mike DiGiovanna of the LA Times reports.

Pujols exited Wednesday's game in the seventh inning after fouling a ball off his calf earlier in the contest, but it turns out his removal was only precautionary. As he regularly does, Pujols will man first base and bat third Thursday night.

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Pujols was removed from Wednesday's game against the Marlins due to feeling "a little tight," but he is expected to play Thursday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

Manager Mike Scioscia said after the game that Pujols got a bit tight after fouling off a pitch earlier in the game, which led to his removal for a pinch-runner in the bottom of the seventh. It sounds like the move was precautionary in nature, but there may be a bit more concern for someone like Pujols, who has dealt with minor ailments at various times this season.

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Pujols went 3-for-4 with two RBI in a win over the Marlins on Tuesday.

Pujols is in the midst of a power outage, having not tallied an extra base-hit since Aug. 17, but the 34-year-old has been getting his knocks of late, notching six hits in his last 12 at-bats.

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Pujols went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in a win over the Rangers on Saturday.

Pujols has really picked it up in the past two months after struggling tremendously in May and June. He now sits with 23 home runs and 74 RBI this season, which is likely more than owners could have hoped for after the 34-year-old's disappointing 2013 season.

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Pujols went 2-for-9 with a walk-off home run in a win over the Red Sox in 19 innings on Saturday.

The game, which was the longest in Angel Stadium history at 6 hours and 31 minutes long, saw Pujols playing third base before reaching its conclusion, which occurred on the full count offering from Brandon Workman to lead off the bottom of the 19th. There is no word on how the late night may effect the lineup Sunday, but a player who has dealt with minor ailments, such as Pujols, could conceivably be given the day off.

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Pujols went 2-for-3 with a homer, a double, a walk and two RBI in a loss to the Dodgers on Wednesday.

Pujols was a momentary hero Wednesday, as his home run in the eighth inning off Brian Wilson tied the game before a run in the bottom of the ninth gave the Dodgers the victory. The 34-year-old has tallied two doubles, a homer and three RBI in in his last seven at-bats.

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Albert Pujols went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in a win against the Orioles on Wednesday.

The veteran first baseman got back on the board after going hitless over his past two games. He'd been plenty hot before that, however, entering tonight batting .313 with four homers in July. Pujols is hitting .274 overall with 20 homers and 66 RBI.

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Albert Pujols went 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI in a win over the Rangers on Sunday.

Pujols continues to rake in the month of July, as Sunday was his eighth multi-hit game in 14 contests this month. He's 22-for-59 (.373) with 14 runs scored and 15 RBI in that span. It's part of an overall resurgence for the 34-year-old, who's hitting .279/.325/.491 with 64 RBI and 58 runs scored this year.

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Albert Pujols went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's 8-7 win over the Blue Jays.

Pujols had a string of four straight multi-hit games snapped with an 0-for-4 night Tuesday, but he was right back at it on Wednesday. The home run, his 20th of the year, gave the Angels a one-run lead, and they ended up winning by the same margin. He also scored a run in the third inning. His strong push has his season line at .270/.321/.489 with a few days left before the All-Star break.

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Albert Pujols went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in Monday's win over the Blue Jays.

Pujols is starting to heat up again; this was his fourth consecutive multi-hit game. He's 11-for-21 with two homers and eight RBI over his past five games after batting .235 with one homer over his previous 13. The veteran first baseman is slashing .270/.322/.486 and is on pace for 35 homers and 107 RBI.