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MEET THE 2016 TEAMS THAT HAVE
CONQUERED THE ROAD TO ABERDEEN

The Road to Aberdeen tests the mettle of every team in the Cal Ripken Major/70 division. For the 18 teams that have made it to Aberdeen, they can already consider themselves champions.

Now, these teams face their biggest challenge yet – a tournament of champions that will narrow the field from 18 down to one. Who will be crowned World Champion at Cal Sr.'s Yard on August 6th?

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Japan CHAMPIONS

Japan

GAME HIGHLIGHTS & RECAPS


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Japan advances to World Championship as Matsumara stifles Puerto Rico again
Japan 3
Puerto Rico 0
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Pitching Dominates Again as Team Japan defeats Team Korea
Japan 2
Korea 0
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Great pitching, 8-run inning help Japan take down New Zealand
Japan 11
New Zealand 0
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Yabuuchi’s stellar start leads Japan to win over Dominican
Japan 6
Dominican Republic 1
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Team Japan Post Game Press Conference
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Team Japan Opening Day Press Conference
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9 Ayato
Hagiwara
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14 Kohei
Hashimoto
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7 Hiroki
Hayashi
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13 Toya
Idei
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4 Ryoma
Ikeda
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12 Mikuto
Katayama
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8 Kota
Kurahara
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18 Keito
Matsuura
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10 Kenta
Nozaki
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3 Hirotaka
Saitoh
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21 Hiroki
Shimaguchi
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11 Seishiro
Yabuuchi
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5 Shogo
Yoshida
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6 Soshi
Yoshino
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19Taizo
Date
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17Kairi
Matsumura
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23Katsumi
Sekiguchi
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24Toshiro
Sekiya
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22Tomohiro
Tabuchi