Shohei Ohtani makes Red Sox look ridiculous in series ending initially appeared on NBC Sports Boston
The Boston Red Sox got the complete Shohei Ohtani experience Thursday at Fenway Park.
They had no response for the Japanese super star in their series ending vs. the Los Angeles Angels. Ohtani kipped down a dominant efficiency on the mound and topped it off with a strong day at the plate. It might have been the 2021 American League MVP’s finest pitching efficiency yet as a significant leaguer.
Boston might summon just 2 hits versus Ohtani, who tallied 11 strikeouts in 7 innings of work. He got an extraordinary 29 swings-and-misses, the most by any pitcher in any video game versus the Red Sox in the pitch-tracking age (2008-present), per The Boston Globe’s Alex Speier.
Ohtani likewise went 2-for-4 with an RBI in the Angels’ 8-0 win.
The Red Sox’ loss makes them 1-6-1 in series up until now this season. They’ve lost 5 successive series and at 10-16, they’re just a half-game ahead of the last-place Baltimore Orioles in the department standings. They’ll start a brand-new series in your home vs. the Chicago White Sox on Friday.