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1. What are the names of the two leagues in which Japanese teams compete?
2. Who was the first Japanese player to play in an American World Series?
3. Which Japanese team won the most Japan Series Championships between 1991 and 2001?
4. Which notorious underachievers retain a huge fan base despite not winning a Japan series from 1985 through the 2003 season?
5. The largest sports stadium in Japan is allocated solely for baseball matches.
6. How many teams make the playoffs each year?
7. Which team did Ichiro Suzuki play for before joining the Seattle Mariners in 2001?
8. Which team did Hideki Matsui sign with for the 2003 season?
9. Which legendary player broke the home run record in 1964?
10. When was baseball first played in Japan?
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