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MLB trade rumors and news: Angels’ Shohei Ohtani may need Tommy John surgery

A new UCL tear has put the two-way player’s season in jeopardy, but his 2 HRs vs. the Rangers say otherwise.

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Shohei Ohtani has amazed us all this year, but it looks like the Angels rookie sensation’s season may be over after he has been recommended to have Tommy John surgery on his right UCL. Then again, he did defy logic shortly after the announcement by going 4-for-4 with two home runs against the Rangers.

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