Shohei Ohtani is one of Major League Baseball’s most popular players.
The Anaheim Angels superstar beats and throws, and he’s part of the elite either way.
Right now, he’s third in the entire MLB with 44 homers this season, while also having a 9-2 pitching record with a 3.36 ERA.
The 26-year-old is one of the most unique talents in all of baseball.
However, it is not paid anywhere in the stratosphere for its production.
According to Sportrac, the Angels will only pay him $ 3 million for the 2020-21 MLB season.
A Tweet from Greg Beacham of the Associated Press on February 8 explains Ohtani’s contract with the Angels.
What is absolutely mind-boggling is that according to Spotrac, 11 different players on the Indiana Pacers will earn more money in NBA salary next season than Ohtani in MLB salary.
The Pacers weren’t even a playoff team last season, and Ohtani is arguably the best player in his entire sport.
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