• Ichikawa, Chiba

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I am from San Francisco and now live in Kanto. Yes, I am aware of the coincidences of the baseball team names and team colors. However, they end there.

The Yomiuri Giants are more like the Yankees, or the Dodgers recently. They have arrogant owners and “buy” their championships. The San Francisco Giants do it the old-fashioned way — humble, professional building through their farm system.

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