Shoma Doi scored a hat trick to lead the hosts to a 5-3 victory in the J. League showdown.
Ohtani's powerful swing produced "the hardest-hit ball in the majors so far this season," the Los Angeles Daily News reported.
The 25-year-old Ehime Prefecture native completed the race in 2 hours, 4 minutes, 56 seconds. He shattered his previous personal-best time by more than 5 minutes.
Scoring goals on a consistent basis requires a special set of skills. Naturally, being in the right place at the right time helps. Speed,...