This View of Shohei Ohtani's First Home Run as a Dodger Is Too Cool

He absolutely crushed this one.

Shohei Ohtani has hit a number of impressive home runs during his MLB career, and he added another one to his highlight reel when crushed a 430-foot bomb into the seats in right field during the Dodgers' 5-4 victory over Giants on Wednesday night.

The solo blast in the bottom of the seventh inning was Ohtani's first home run as a member of the Dodgers, the team that signed him to a $700 million deal in the offseason.

This side view of his home run, with the reaction of the home crowd at Dodger Stadium, is too good. Check it out:

Here's another view of his home run:

That helped the Dodgers complete a three-game sweep of the rival Giants.


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