Shohei Ohtani's historic 10-year, $700 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers has revolutionized sports contracts

Ohtani's Instagram announcement stunned fans worldwide

The deal eclipses previous records by $250 million, surpassing prominent contracts like Mike Trout's and Patrick Mahomes'.

With a staggering $70 million average annual salary, Ohtani's earnings exceed the entire Opening Day payrolls of some MLB teams.

Despite the pending official confirmation from the Dodgers, the deal signifies a shift in baseball's financial landscape.

Ohtani's journey to this monumental contract, marked by secrecy and speculation, solidifies the Dodgers as favorites for the World Series post his debut in 2024.

His impact transcends baseball, symbolizing an era where unparalleled talent meets vast potential, reshaping the future of sports contracts.