Yankees win… the Yankees win… in Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – We are a few hours from where the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles take the field — no matter.

We were the longtime home to the Atlanta Braves farm AAA farm team — so what.

You can see tomorrow’s San Francisco Giant stars playing now in Richmond for the Flying Squirrels – big deal.

The New York Yankees are Central Virginia’s favorite baseball team, according to Facebook the Wall Street Journal reported.

Facebook measured how many likes each team got in counties around the country.

“Most teams win only in their respective geographic regions, but not the Yankees,” the Journal reported.

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