Ken Watanabe throws out first pitch and sends encouragement to Shohei Ohtani

Los Angeles – Movie star Ken Watanabe offered a message of encouragement to compatriot Shohei Ohtani when he threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Los Angeles Dodgers faced Ohtani’s Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday.
Watanabe, nominated for an Academy Award for his work in the “The Last Samurai,” was a guest of honor at the Dodgers’ “Japanese Heritage Night.”

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