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Baseball in Korea goes back further than you might think

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Baseball in Korea goes back further than you might think
On 2016-3-29 Patrick Bourgo wrote:
While the earliest reference to baseball being played in Korea is thought to be in a newspaper from 1896, an even earlier mention can be found in the personal diary of a Seoul resident from 1894.

Similar to the Doubleday myth in America, many still belie

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