Shohei Ohtani signs with the Los Angeles Angels
Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani has signed with the Los Angeles Angels.
Ohtani's agent released a statement announcing the decision: “This morning, after a thorough, detailed process, Shohei Ohtani has decided to sign with the Los Angeles Angels. Shohei is humbled and flattered by all the time and effort that so many teams put into their presentations and sincerely thanks them for their professionalism. In the end, he felt a strong connection with the Angels and believes they can best help him reach his goals in Major League Baseball."
Ohtani, 23, posted a .962 OPS and 3.20 ERA with Nippon of the Japan Pacific League in 2017.
- Joc Pederson in Dodgers' lineup in Game 7 October 20th, 2018
- David Freese sitting for Los Angeles in Game 7 October 20th, 2018
- Yasiel Puig starting in Game 6 for Los Angeles October 19th, 2018
- Enrique Hernandez not in Dodgers' Game 6 lineup October 19th, 2018
- Travis Shaw starting in Game 6 for Milwaukee October 19th, 2018
- Hernan Perez sitting in Game 6 for Milwaukee October 19th, 2018
- Andrelton Simmons on Angels' bench against Athletics September 30th, 2018
- Angels' Joe Hudson in Sunday's lineup September 30th, 2018
- Justin Upton out of Angels' lineup versus Oakland September 30th, 2018
- Jefry Marte draws start for Angels Sunday September 30th, 2018
- Shohei Ohtani hitting third for Angels versus Athletics September 30th, 2018
- Mike Trout hitting second for Angels in Sunday's finale September 30th, 2018