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Shohei Ohtani Named "OVERALL" Hickok Belt(R) Award Winner for 2021
Shohei Ohtani named 2021 Hickok Belt(R) "overall" 2021 winner - First great pitcher since legendary Babe Ruth - First player since Babe Ruth to lead in home runs and start a game as a pitcher
Other finalists for the "overall" award included each of the 2021 Hickok Belt(R) Award monthly winners, who finished in the following order, based on the NSMA voting: Joe Burrow - Football (December), Patrick Mahomes - Football (January), Phil Mickelson - Golf (May), Emma Raducanu - Tennis (September), Eddie Rosario - Baseball (October), Naomi Osaka - Tennis (February), Hideki Matsuyama - Golf (April), Caeleb Dressel - Swimnming (July) and Athing Mu - Track & Field (August).
"This is the beginning of a very exciting career for Shohei Ohtani," said Tony Liccione of the Hickok Belt(R) Award. "His selection recognizes Ohtani as the "best of the best" in professional sports for the 2021 year. Look for Shohei Ohtani to set more records this upcoming season."
To learn more about the rich history of the Hickok Belt(R) Award and keep up with all the news surrounding the award in 2022, please visit hickokbelt.com. News Media: For more information, contact Tony Liccione at 585-964-3077 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tony Liccione, Representative, Liccione Enterprises