Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today
Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today

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Shohei Ohtani: family, net worth, height, record-breaking MLB All-Star stats, and Babe Ruth comparisons

  • The first ever to be called up as both an All-Star pitcher and hitter, Ohtani had long set out to be a two-way master
  • From a ‘very ordinary’ farm-town upbringing, to blasting through the Tokyo Dome roof, to making history for the Angels

Topic |   Major League Baseball (MLB)
Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today
Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani playing against the Chicago White Sox at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, in 2021. Photo: USA Today
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