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Shohei Ohtani : the amazing story of baseball's two-way Japanese superstar

Author: Jay Paris; Mark Langston; Sports Publishing (Firm),
Publisher: New York, NY : Sports Publishing, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Rarely does anyone use the term 'two-way' in regard to a baseball player. Yet the Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, at the young age of twenty-three, has become the epitome of the term ... tells the story of the player from rural Japan who became a two-way star not seen in America since Babe Ruth ... Highlights ... his best games on the mound and at bat from each month of his rookie season and anecdotes of his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Shohei Ohtani
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Paris; Mark Langston; Sports Publishing (Firm),
ISBN: 9781683583028 1683583027 9781683583035 1683583035
OCLC Number: 1082268053
Description: xiii, 140 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Hi, my name is Shohei Ohtani" --
Ohtani's Youth Was Filled with Baseball --
On Second Thought, Ohtani Stays Put --
From the Preps to the Pros --
Breaking Out with Both Sides of His Game --
At Long Last "Sho-Time" Was Headed to the Majors --
Time for L.A. to Introduce Its Heaven-sent Angel --
Spring Training Delivers More Questions than Answers --
Marching In with a Roar --
Ohtani Continues to Bloom in May --
Ohtani's Elbow Stalls His Historic Journey --
Ohtani Inches His Way Back to the Mound --
Ohtani Enters August Looking to Get Right against Lefties --
A September to Remember.
Responsibility: Jay Paris ; foreword by Mark Langston.


Discover how the Angels' pitching and hitting phenom became 2018's most exciting star!  Read more...


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