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Shohei Ohtani Socks His First Major-League Dinger

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Photo: Jae C. Hong (AP)

In his first at-bat since earning a win in his first major-league start two days ago, two-way rookie phenom Shohei Ohtani smacked one back to center field for his first major-league home run:

This was part of a disastrous first inning for Cleveland starter Josh Tomlin, with six runs on 45 pitches. A few batters before Ohtani’s dinger? One by Mike Trout. Pretty good pairing they’ve got there.

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