Breaking: How the Dodgers are getting to know Shohei Ohtani, even from his baserunning mistake

Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani is chased down between second and third bases during the Dodgers' home opener.

As soon as Dodgers third base coach Dino Ebel descended the dugout steps at the end of the first inning Thursday afternoon, Shohei Ohtani and Will Ireton were waiting for him.

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Ireton, Ohtani’s acting interpreter, told Ebel that the two-way star wanted to discuss what had just happened on the bases — when Ohtani was tagged out trying to turn a double into a triple after failing to see Ebel hold up Mookie Betts at third in front of him.