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Coming up big not foreign to Matsui

By John Powers
Globe Staff / October 17, 2004

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It isn't as though Hideki Matsui hasn't been in the middle of a baseball blood rivalry before. In Japan, the clan war between the Yomiuri Giants and Hanshin Tigers has been going on for decades. It's just as lopsided (30 Central League titles for the Giants, 4 for the Tigers) and it even has its own curse. (Full Article: 894 Words)

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