Shohei Ohtani, a Japanese baseball player for the Los Angeles Dodgers, announced he is married.


– He did not disclose many details about his wife other than that she is Japanese and they have known each other for 3-4 years.

– Ohtani said he wanted to announce his marriage before the season started to avoid distractions.

– He is a very private person and has always focused on his baseball career.

– Ohtani is considered a national hero in Japan and the news of his marriage was the top news story there.

– He underwent elbow surgery last year and will not pitch this season, but he will be a designated hitter.