As a beginning pitcher and a delegated hitter, Los Angeles Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani is embarking on a two-way journey that no main leaguer has efficiently pulled off since Babe Ruth himself. Will Ohtani dominate on the mound and crush on the plate?
What did Ohtani do final?
Shohei Ohtani notched his first profession double in a 5-Four win over the Royals Friday evening. The Angels have gained 9 straight video games when Ohtani performs.
On the mound — In his first house begin with the Angels, Ohtani retired the primary 19 batters he confronted Sunday, dropping an ideal recreation on a one-out single within the seventh by Oakland’s Marcus Semien. Ohtani completed with seven scoreless innings, 12 strikeouts, the one hit and one stroll. The Angels gained 6-1.
On the plate — On Friday evening in Kansas Metropolis, Ohtani went 2-for-Four, together with his first double, to convey his season line to .367/.424./.767.
When can I see Ohtani subsequent?
On the plate — With Ohtani because of pitch Sunday, he’s unlikely to bat both Saturday or Sunday. The Angels are off Monday, so Ohtani might subsequent be within the lineup Tuesday evening (10:07 p.m. ET) towards the visiting Crimson Sox and David Worth.
On the mound — Ohtani’s subsequent begin will likely be Tuesday at house towards the Crimson Sox in Anaheim (10:07 p.m. ET).
Inside Ohtani’s two-way quest
Ohtani — the hitter
Ohtani — the pitcher