Vancouver Asahi Baseball Club

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Great heroes… the fans’ favourites… a dynasty of champions.

This is the story of the Vancouver Asahi, told in four chapters: Building the Club, Triumph, Pride of the Community and the Asahi Legacy. Explore a Timeline of events in team history and the history of Canada’s Nikkei community. 

Here are relevant Japanese and baseball terms to help you understand the history of the Asahi baseball team.

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