LA Angels win sweepstakes to sign ‘Japan’s Babe Ruth’ Shohei Ohtani

  • LA Angels fend off a host of MLB rivals to land prized two-way superstar.
  • ‘He felt a strong connection with the Angels,’ says 23-year-old’s agent.

The Los Angeles Angels have landed the most coveted free agent in baseball, Japanese superstar Shohei Ohtani.

The 23-year-old, dubbed ‘Japan’s Babe Ruth’, has been highly coveted by Major League Baseball clubs due to his rare two-way skills – his fastball has reached over 100mph and powerful left-handed swing allows him to play in the line-up when he is not pitching.

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