Los Angeles Angels hitter/pitcher Shohei Ohtani entered the 2018 season with huge expectations despite a lackluster performance in spring training.

Well, he’s erased some doubts after a hot start to the regular season, as the Japanese star hit his third homer of the year Friday night.

For more on Ohtani’s start, check out the “Red Sox Gameday Live” video above, presented by DCU.

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