The last pitcher who within his first two career starts had a game in which he went at least 7 innings, allowed 1 hit or fewer, 1 walk or fewer and struck out at least 12: Steve Woodard in 1997. Before that: Juan Marichal in 1960. And that's it. Ever. Ohtani joined them today.

— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) April 8, 2018