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Five Things Every Fan Needs to Know about the Giants-Dodgers Rivalry

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The east coast has the Yankees and the Red Sox, but on the west side, it’s all about the Dodgers and Giants. The teams have been at the forefront of every major trend in baseball history. Throughout the days of John McGraw’s dominant New York Giants, Jackie Robinson’s bold and heroic stand against the color barrier, and baseball’s expansion across the United States, the two teams have battled intensely for regional and national dominance for more than 100 years. Continue reading