19 March 2024

Ohtani-Jeon Jong-seo has something in common, even ‘wife syndrome’… Japanese media reported Ohtani Holic

By pestfood.com

When Shohei Ohtani (29) of the Los Angeles Dodgers appears, Japanese reporters also appear. They dig into anything related to Ohtani. The Japanese media has a great love for Ohtani.

The Dodgers won the 2024 Major League Seoul Series Special Game 5–2 against Team Korea at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul at 7 p.m. on the 18th.

The Dodgers, which beat the Kiwoom Heroes 14-3 in a special game on Wednesday, ended its special game schedule with two consecutive wins. After taking a day off, the Dodgers will play the San Diego Padres on Wednesday and Thursday, the second consecutive game that opens in the Major League, in the Seoul Series.

Ohtani, who drew attention on the day, had no hit in three times at bat. He stepped down due to foul play in the first inning against Kwak Bin, and hit a fly ball to the left field against Lee Eui-ri in the third inning and Oh Won-seok’s first pitch in the fourth inning, but ended up hitting a ground ball to the second base. After getting two strikeouts from Ariel Furado in the game against Kiwoom, he lost face again.

However, Ohtani is living up to his name in other ways. Numerous Japanese reporters visited Incheon International Airport on Dodgers’ arrival day on Saturday afternoon. This was to cover Mamiko Tanaka, Ohtani’s wife, which was unveiled for the first time in Ohtaniwa. Although Ohtani and Mamiko Tanaka quickly exited Incheon International Airport, interest in and reports continued.

This kind of interest continued on Wednesday. Interview time before Dodgers’ workout. Numerous Japanese reporters filled the interview room. There was also a fierce competition for the front seat. Then, Ohtani was asked a lot of questions. When Ohtani’s interview was over, Japanese reporters ran out like an ebb and flow.

While exploring and analyzing Ohtani, Japanese media outlets finally found something in common between Jeon and Ohtani when they threw the first pitch of the Dodgers-Kium game on July 17. Japanese media Sponity Annex reported, “Jeon Jong-seo has the same birth date as Ohtani. Both of them were born on July 5, 1994,” revealing their creepy commonalities. 퀸알바

Under these circumstances, Ohtani’s wife, Mamiko Tanaka, visited Gocheok Sky Dome on the 18th. Numerous Japanese media outlets covered the news. From the ring worn by Ohtani’s wife, to accompanying her parents-in-law, to sitting in the general cheering seat, and to leaving the stadium in the seventh inning, it was reported. Indeed, everything related to Ohtani is conveyed to readers.

Ohtani, who took over the Major League as a pitcher and hitter, is enjoying immense popularity in Japan. As if to prove this, countless Japanese reporters have come to Korea to cover Ohtani. This is a Japanese media outlet that is infatuated with Ohtani.