Swallows slugger Munetaka Murakami discusses historic home run streak

Munetaka Murakami saw himself hitting a home run in a dream ahead of Tuesday night’s game against the Chunichi Dragons.

He turned that dream into reality in his very first batting game. Then, it went deep again on its next trip to the plate. The Tokyo Yakult Swallows slugger is so hot in real life that his dreams can’t even keep up.

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