Asahi baseball club, 1925

Champions

Evolving contenders

As the sport developed, as the leagues grew and play moved from sandlots to new ballparks, the Asahis evolved, too. By the mid-1920s, the team vied for top spot in Vancouver’s Terminal Baseball League. Asahi Coach Harry Miyasaki dreamed of winning the championship.

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Vancouver Asahi baseball club, April 10, 1925. Courtesy of the Kitagawa Family.

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