Does Executioner seek to follow in Ohtani’s footsteps?


ST. PETERSBURGH – Alex Verdugo watches closely everything Shohei Ohtani does from the other coast of the United States. The fact that he can pitch and hit will likely earn the Angels’ MVP award. The Red Sox patrolman thinks, why not me? In fact, who can say it can’t happen? Verdugo’s immediate focus is on … Read more

La Novena: Of fan stuff, Ohtani’s exploits and terrible baddies

1. THE FANS Sports are a rare, complicated breed. Contrary to all logic, they enjoy the defeats of their staunch rivals more than their own victories. I don’t want to be absolute, but it happens more often than you can imagine. Two colleagues, who for obvious reasons I am not going to leave their names … Read more

HR Derby: Ohtani’s show kicks off at Coors Field

1626201589 HR Derby Ohtanis show kicks off at Coors Field

DENVER – The Home Run Festival, arguably the top attraction on the calendar for the annual Major League All-Star Game festivities, will serve as a preamble to the historic show he plans to put on. Shohei ohtani at Coors Field in Denver, Colorado. The Los Angeles Angels two-way superstar will look to become the first … Read more