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sport news Shohei Ohtani gives perfect two-word summary of Yoshinobu Yamamoto's Dodgers ... trends now
sport news Shohei Ohtani gives perfect two-word summary of Yoshinobu Yamamoto's Dodgers ... trends now

sport news Shohei Ohtani gives perfect two-word summary of Yoshinobu Yamamoto's Dodgers ... trends now

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Yoshinobu Yamamoto tossed 19 pitches in his spring-training debut for the Dodgers, recording 16 strikes and three punchouts against the defending-champion Texas Rangers in what could only be described as an impressive performance for the 25-year-old rookie.

Or, as teammate and countryman Shohei Ohtani described Yamamoto's effort: It was 'so-so.'

Yamamoto revealed Ohtani's reaction through a translator at the Dodgers spring-training facility in Arizona on Wednesday to a round of laughter from reporters.

His only blemish over his two innings of work was the single he yielded to fellow rookie Evan Carter, and that mistake was erased one batter later when Yamamoto induced a double-play ball from another highly touted rookie, Wyatt Langford.

Ohtani wasn't playing on Wednesday as Yamamoto pitched for the first time since signing a $325million 12-year deal with the Dodgers over the winter. Still,

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