ST. LOUIS ( TheStreet) -- Albert Pujols is arguably the best player in baseball, but he's a lousy example for homeowners thinking about testing the market.The nine-time all-star, three-time National League Most Valuable Player, two-time Golden Glove-winning St. Louis Cardinals first baseman has spent a decade getting very comfy in his team's No. 5. He leads all active players in batting average (.330), slugging (.622) and on-base percentage (.425) and his more than 400 home runs put him among the Top 50 long-ball hitters of all time. He's also at the end of an eight-year, $114 million contract, and he and the team blew through a Feb. 15 negotiation deadline. With the 2011 season under way, Pujols, the Cardinals and their fans are left to ponder where the most feared part of the team lineup and face of the franchise will be on Opening Day 2012.
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