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Newcombe Asked about Time in Japan

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Newcombe Asked about Time in Japan
Don Newcombe, the former Brooklyn Dodgers pitching great, talks about his time in Japan when asked here in a discussion at
mlb_com_member: How was it to play in Japan when you left the Dodgers?

Newcombe: It was a great experience. I went over because I was playing a position I had never played before -- first base. I didn't do very well as a first baseman so they moved me to right field but I didn't do very well there. But in left field, I made just two errors in 80 games. I adjusted to it and adapted to it and it turned out pretty well for me.

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