When the Los Angeles Angels surprisingly signed Japanese star Shohei Ohtani in December, the prevailing thought was that they had landed a front-end starter who could help them with a playoff push.
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Shohei Ohtani has shown flashes of brilliance so far this spring, but the Los Angeles Angels rookie has also been hit hard and not looked completely sharp.
Now that he is back in Seattle, Ichiro wants to prove (albeit jokingly) who the real two-way Japanese star is in the MLB.
Clayton Kershaw and Shohei Ohtani squared off against each other in a spring training game in Tempe on Wednesday, and that led to an interesting quote.
For the time being, Shohei Ohtani the hitter is ahead of Shohei Ohtani the pitcher — this according to Ohtani himself.
Shohei Ohtani made his highly anticipated spring training debut for the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday, and his reception was mixed.
Ohtani went 1.
The Angels will change the dynamic of their starting rotation to accommodate their new two-way star.
While in Japan, Shohei Ohtani pitched once per week.
The Los Angeles Angels are getting some positive injury news on the Shohei Ohtani front.