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Ohtani hits 200th MLB homer in Dodgers' defeat The Japan Times21:48 13-Jul-24
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Ohtani's late-game heroics in Detroit halt Dodgers' skid Los Angeles Dodgers - Official Site22:07 12-Jul-24
New team, same result: Ohtani leads MLB in jersey sales Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Official Site14:19 12-Jul-24
Ohtani leads MLB jersey sales SportsBusiness Daily13:08 12-Jul-24
Is Ohtani Broken? Think Blue LA (Weblog)12:01 12-Jul-24
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Strahm's epic K of Ohtani helps Phillies to 60th win Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Official Site00:01 11-Jul-24
Will Ohtani open door for two-way players? CBSSports.com10:15 8-Jul-24
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Betts, Freeman, Smith, Hernández, Glasnow to join Ohtani in All-Star Game Los Angeles Dodgers - Official Site18:48 7-Jul-24
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HR Derby pointless without Ohtani Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette03:41 5-Jul-24
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About our Shohei Ohtani news

Latest news on Shohei Ohtani, providing comprehensive coverage of the Japanese baseball superstar's MLB career with the Los Angeles Dodgers, highlighting his pitching, hitting, and historic achievements.

Shohei Ohtani, often referred to as "Shotime", is a professional baseball player from Japan who has taken Major League Baseball (MLB) by storm since his debut with the Los Angeles Angels in 2018. As a rare two-way player excelling as both a pitcher and a designated hitter, Ohtani has drawn comparisons to the legendary Babe Ruth.

In December 2023, Ohtani signed a record-breaking 10-year, $700 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, the largest deal in professional sports history. This move followed a string of incredible seasons, including his unanimous AL MVP wins in 2021 and 2023, showcasing his dominance on both sides of the ball. However, Ohtani faced a setback in 2023 when he suffered a UCL tear in his pitching elbow, requiring surgery and sidelining him for the 2024 season.

Off the field, Ohtani has become a global icon, with a dedicated fan base in Japan and around the world. His popularity has led to numerous endorsement deals, including partnerships with Hugo Boss, Porsche Japan, Japan Airlines, and New Balance. Ohtani's success has also sparked discussions about the future of two-way players in MLB and the increasing influence of international talent in the league.

Ohtani's journey to MLB stardom began in Japan, where he played for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters in Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) from 2013 to 2017. His exceptional performance in NPB, including a 2016 Pacific League MVP Award, caught the attention of MLB teams and led to his signing with the Angels in 2017.

As Ohtani continues his recovery from elbow surgery and prepares for his return to the mound in 2025, baseball fans around the world eagerly await more historic moments from this once-in-a-generation talent. Our NewsNow feed on Shohei Ohtani brings you the latest updates, highlights, and analysis of his incredible career, ensuring you never miss a beat of the "Shotime" show.


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