Dodgers' Star Ohtani Hits MLB's Hardest Ball In '24, Dodgers Extend Win Streak

Photo: Instagram/Shohei Ohtani

Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Dodgers continues to amaze fans and teammates alike with his incredible talent on the field. In a recent game against the Blue Jays, Ohtani delivered yet another jaw-dropping performance by hitting the hardest ball recorded in the 2024 MLB season. His 119.2 mph single left spectators in awe and solidified his status as a superstar in the league.

Pitching against fellow Japanese player Yusei Kikuchi, Ohtani's powerful hit showcased his exceptional skill and control at the plate. Despite Kikuchi's best efforts, Ohtani's remarkable talent prevailed, leaving even the opposing pitcher impressed.

This isn't the first time Ohtani has made headlines with his powerful hits. Just days earlier, he smashed a home run with an exit velocity of 118.7 mph, marking the hardest-hit homer of his career and the 12th hardest by any player since 2015.

Photo: Instagram/Shohei Ohtani

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts expressed admiration for Ohtani's ability to command the strike zone while consistently delivering hard hits. Ohtani's contributions have been instrumental in the Dodgers' recent success, with the team securing their sixth consecutive win.

However, Ohtani isn't the only standout player on the Dodgers' roster. Will Smith and Mookie Betts have also been performing exceptionally well, contributing to the team's impressive offensive prowess.

On the pitching front, Tyler Glasnow showcased his dominance by allowing just one run over six-plus innings before exiting the game due to cramping. Despite the setback, Glasnow's stellar performance underscores the Dodgers' formidable pitching rotation.

With their recent winning streak, the Dodgers are demonstrating their potential as a championship-contending team. Manager Dave Roberts believes that if they can maintain their current level of play, they can overcome any opponent they face.

Overall, Ohtani's stellar performance and the Dodgers' collective effort have fans eagerly anticipating what the rest of the season holds for this powerhouse team.

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Source: MLB 

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