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Featured Publication: Transpacific Field of Dreams

In Transpacific Field of Dreams, Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu, 20th Century Research Award Recipient (2001-2002), explores the role that baseball has played in U.S.-Japan relations.  In Chapter 7, entitled “Field of Dreams,” she focuses on the return of baseball to Occupied Japan.  She states, “On November 23, 1945, at Tokyo’s Jingu Stadium, the Japanese enjoyed a much-awaited […]