Shohei Ohtani Los Angeles Angels

Age: 27 (July 05, 1994) | 6' 4" | 210lbs. | Bats: Left P-10 OF-7 DH-126 PH-22
Tm Lg YEAR G AB R H BB SO 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BA OBP SLG BB% SO% BABIP G/L/F % $4x4 $5x5
LAA AL 2018 114 326 59 93 37 102 21 2 22 61 10 4 .285 .361 .564 10 28 .350 44/24/33 23 20
LAA AL 2019 106 384 51 110 33 110 20 5 18 62 12 3 .286 .343 .505 8 26 .354 50/26/24 21 19
LAA AL 2020 46 153 23 29 22 50 6 0 7 24 7 1 .190 .291 .366 13 29 .229 50/17/33 15 14
LAA AL 2021 158 537 103 138 96 189 26 8 46 100 26 10 .257 .372 .592 15 30 .303 38/21/41 41 36
LAA AL 2022 77 290 47 76 35 79 15 1 18 50 8 5 .262 .345 .507 11 24 .297 40/21/39 17 15
Career 5yrs 501 1690 283 446 223 530 88 16 111 297 63 23 .264 .352 .532 12 27 .317 n/a
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Eight ribbies one day, 13 Ks the next.

He must be tired.

Alex Patton Alex
Jun 23

Yesterday's Biggest Play

Batter: Shohei Ohtani (LAA)

Pitcher: Scott Barlow (KCR)

Situation: Bottom 9th, 1 out, 2-2 count, Runners On 1st and 2nd

Score:  KCR 10, LAA 7

Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep RF)
3 runs scored on the play, and LAA's win probability increased 48% points, to 58%
KCR went on to win the game, 12-11

View the full game Boxscore at Baseball-Reference.com

Stathead Spotlight

Last night Shohei Ohtani became just the fifth NL/AL player since 1901 with 8 RBI in a game that his team lost. In this time frame, players with 8+ RBI in a game were on the winning side 96.8% of the time (153/158). 

PlayerRBIDateTeamOppResult
Shohei Ohtani82022‑06‑21LAAKCR11‑12
Jason Bay82003‑09‑19PITCHC9‑10
Mike Epstein81970‑06‑19WSABAL10‑12
Lee Thomas81961‑09‑05LAAKCA12‑13
Lou Gehrig81932‑09‑09NYYDET13‑14

See the list on Stathead.com

Alex Patton Alex
Jun 22

I'm sure there's some sort of algorithm for the best hitters, but Shohei should be on that list too. His homer in the fifth ended an endless scoreless streak against the Red Sox and put the Halos ahead to stay.

Byron BuxtonJoey GalloChristian BethancourtShane McClanahanMiles Mikolas
Byron BuxtonJoey GalloChristian BethancourtShane McClanahanMiles Mikolas

Jun 9, 2022 Top Performers

Batters:

Byron Buxton (MIN): 2-4, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 2 R

Joey Gallo (NYY): 2-5, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 2 R

Christian Bethancourt (OAK): 3-4, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 2 R

Max Muncy (LAD): 2-5, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 2 R

Jesus Sanchez (MIA): 2-4, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 2 R

Gavin Lux (LAD): 4-4, 1 RBI, 2 R

Bobby Witt (KCR): 2-3, 1 RBI, 1 R, 2 SB

MJ Melendez (KCR): 1-2, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 2 R

Freddie Freeman (LAD): 3-5, 3 RBI, 2 R

Aaron Hicks (NYY): 2-5, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 R

View All of Yesterday's Batters at Baseball-Reference.com

Pitchers:

Shane McClanahan (TBR): 8.0 IP, 0 ER, 2 H, 1 BB, 9 K, 84 GmSc

Miles Mikolas (STL): 8.0 IP, 2 ER, 3 H, 0 BB, 9 K, 77 GmSc

Shohei Ohtani (LAA): 7.0 IP, 1 ER, 4 H, 2 BB, 6 K, 69 GmSc

Tyler Mahle (CIN): 6.0 IP, 1 ER, 4 H, 2 BB, 10 K, 68 GmSc

Max Fried (ATL): 6.0 IP, 1 ER, 8 H, 0 BB, 8 K, 60 GmSc

View All of Yesterday's Pitchers at Baseball-Reference.com

Alex Patton Alex
Jun 10

After 219 PA...

BA .244, xBA .274

SA .457, xSA .597

Worthy noting that Shohei's BB% (9) and SO% (24) are both quite a bit lower than last year.

Alex Patton Alex
Jun 3
Most swings & misses in a game, Angels in pitch-tracking era (since 2008):

6/6/21 Patrick Sandoval: 32
Today Shohei Ohtani: 29
9/19/21 Shohei Ohtani: 26
4/8/18 Shohei Ohtani: 25
5/27/16 Matt Shoemaker: 25
5/12/10 Jered Weaver: 25
Howard Lynch LynchMob
May 6

Yes, thanks Tim!

Bob Elam Bob-in-TX
May 6

Tim, can you retry on the link?

Bob Elam Bob-in-TX
May 5