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Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani watches Kansas City Royals' Abraham Almonte being struck out during the fourth inning in a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

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Shohei Ohtani‘s rookie season is likely over.

ESPN’s Pedro Gomez reported early Monday morning the Los Angeles Angels expect Ohtani to undergo Tommy John surgery and miss the remainder of the 2018 season and the entire 2019 season.

“Everything I’m hearing is that the reality is, he probably will need Tommy John surgery. … The earliest we might see him, should he have TJ surgery, would be the 2020 season.”

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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