Baseball: Ohtani leads Angels' home run barrage against Padres

Shohei Ohtani hit the first of three homers in the second inning as the visiting Los Angeles Angels beat the San Diego Padres 5-2 Wednesday at Petco Park for their third straight victory.Ohtani’s two-run homer off Padres lefty Adrian Morejon (2-2) was his seventh of the season and only hit of the day. The 26-year-old Japanese, who throws right-handed and bats left-handed, flied out, struck out swinging and grounded out in his other at-bats.”I made good contact with the ball today,” Ohtani said.”When I struck out in my third at-bat I was seeing the ball well. To me it doesn’t really matter if t…

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