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Baseball Hasn't Seen a Player Like Shohei Ohtani Since Babe Ruth

Los Angeles Angels sensation Shohei Ohtani became the first player in the 91-year history of Major League Baseball's All-Star game to earn a selection as both a hitter and a pitcher. He's also slated to participate in the Home Run Derby. The Japanese phenom leads all of baseball this season with 31 home runs. But what separates him from nearly every player in MLB history is his equally elite pitching ability. Ohtani seems to rewrite the league's record books every time he steps on the field.

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    Shohei Ohtani Isn't Babe Ruth—He's Better

    Shohei Ohtani Isn't Babe Ruth—He's Better

    Ohtani is a once-in-a-century player in a year when we need to be awed, inspired and distracted. Comparing him to the Babe is no longer …

    John Smoltz: Shohei Ohtani Could Be as Good as Jacob deGrom If He Gave Up Hitting
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    John Smoltz: Shohei Ohtani Could Be as Good as Jacob deGrom If He Gave Up Hitting

    John Smoltz, Hall of Fame pitcher and Emmy Award-winning analyst for FOX Sports and MLB Network, tells Rich Eisen why Angels two-way star Shoei Ohtani could be as dominant as Mets ace Jacob deGrom if he only focused on pitching. Watch the Rich Eisen Show, an Emmy-nominated sports talk show, streaming live on NBC's Peacock, Audacy, and SiriusXM Ch. 211 Monday through Friday, noon--3 PM ET. Showcasing Rich Eisen’s uncanny ability to blend insightful sports expertise with an offbeat mix of humor and pop culture, The Rich Eisen Show attracts the most recognizable names in sports and entertainment. Subscribe to this channel to keep up with the internet's best sports and pop culture commentary, interviews, and much more! ------ SUBSCRIBE HERE: https://bit.ly/2VjWSBC FOLLOW US HERE: https://www.instagram.com/richeisen https://www.twitter.com/RichEisenShow https://www.facebook.com/RichEisenShow https://www.audacy.com/richeisen/listen Thanks to our friends at Grabyo for supporting our live production and editing needs. Truly a game changer for what we're trying to accomplish here at the Rich Eisen Show. You can check out Grabyo and their suite of offerings here: https://bit.ly/3aac366 #RichEisenShow #ShoheiOhtani #deGrom

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