Baseball: Ohtani throws 8 strong innings as Angels walk off with win

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Shohei Ohtani pitched eight innings of one-run ball as the Los Angeles Angels walked off with a 2-1 win against the Houston Astros in 12 innings on Saturday. The two-way star threw 81 of his 111 pitches for strikes, fanning five, while allowing six hits and no walks in a commanding performance at Angel Stadium. Looking for his 12th win, Ohtani did not factor in the result after surrendering his only run on J.J. Matijevic's fifth-inning RBI single and leaving with the game tied 1-1 on Ryan Aguilar's seventh-inning sacrifice fly. Matt Duffy broke the tie in the bottom of the 12th, lining a singl...

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