Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani strikes out nine, no hits at home plate in loss to Astros

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The second pitch Shohei Ohtani threw on Opening Day was a 98-mph fastball spotted right on the edge of Jose Altuve’s inside corner. At the end of Thursday night’s first inning, the Los Angeles Angels two-way sensation threw seven pitches at higher velocity. Often in 2021, while feeling in command after half … Read more