2-way star Ohtani to pitch for Angels vs Tigers on Wednesday
Angels manager Mike Scioscia made the announcement Tuesday.
The two-way rookie from Japan has not pitched since May 20. He was on track to start at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, but the Angels changed that plan as part of his workload management.
The 23-year-old Ohtani is 4-1 with a 3.35 ERA. He is hitting .291 with six homers and 20 RBIs.
Ohtani insists he didn’t enter the season with expectations about how productive he could be, adding he simply wanted to stay healthy.
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