Denver (AP) – Shohai Othani He shone, became the first player to be selected as a pitcher and thunder in the All-Star Game … in the end he won.
With a 100-mile fastball, the Japanese settled the first inning for the U.S. League flawlessly on Tuesday, winning as the U.S. League took the lead in second place. In the thunder cage, he went 2-0 with two grounders.
He missed a win by a good defensive game early in the game.
“More and more people are watching baseball,” he said. “It makes me happy. It’s good for the game.”
For a moment, all the focus seemed to be on the Los Angeles Sensation Player, a mid-season classic that made a comeback that could not be carried out in 2020 due to an epidemic.
Othani is MLP’s home run leader and one of AL’s best pitchers.
Mike Junino scored a 433-foot home run at the top of the sixth inning to extend the AL lead to 5-1.
He was the starter and designated hitter for the New Circuit team. Peace of mind Lance Lynn On the bench in the second inning.
But due to the regulatory adjustment made with the Asian star in mind, Othani was able to continue as a designated hitter. In the fifth act he came out, replacing him with a thunderbolt.
The soldiers in both caves were leaning against the fences to see him.
Once the bases were loaded, Chris Bryant hit a fort on the left field, but Jared Walsh flies for a catch and dump in the eighth inning.
“It was a very memorable experience,” Othani said. “Obviously, I’ve never played in the playoffs or the World Series. Once I’ve done it, it’s going to be great.
Othani took part in the home run derby on Monday and won Pete AlonsoOf the New York Mets. The Japanese had 28 homers, including 5 homers, which were removed by the Dominicans. Fernando Toddis Jr... In the second tiebreaker of the first round.
After the operation, Othani did not wake up until 10:30 p.m.
“It was a little more tiring with the regular season, but it was good because it was fun for everyone,” he said.