Shohei Ohtani Joins Babe Ruth in the 15/50 Club

Los Angeles Angels SP/DH Shohei Ohtani achieved an unusual feat on Sunday night as he became the only MLB player to hit 15 home runs in a season while also pitching 50 innings since baseball legend Babe Ruth in 1919. While this is a very select club for MLB players, the Negro Leagues Museum Twitter account…

Sho Far, Sho Good – Ohtani Earns Win in MLB Pitching Debut

Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani made his MLB pitching debut on Sunday for the Los Angeles Angels against the Oakland Athletics. Other than a three-run second inning on a homer by Matt Chapman, Ohtani had a clean outing, showing off his triple-digit fastball and repertoire of breaking pitches, which included a slider, splitter and curveball.…