"I'm glad I listen to her one in a while," Pujols said with a smile. "At a moment like this, I always start putting pressure on myself. Usually she'll give me some encouragement. It was just a perfect time to check my phone, and I'm glad I did."
Pujols hits slam for 600th HR, just ninth to do so →
"I don't play here for numbers," Pujols said this week after hitting No. 599.
Albert Pujols hits 600th career homer; 9th to join club →