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London to host Yankees and Red Sox for first European MLB games

US baseball rivals Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees to face off in first MLB games in Europe.

Over the past decade London has become a second home to top American sports.

There are already annual NFL and NBA games and this weekend, Major League Baseball games will be held in the English capital.

And two giants of the game will be playing.

Al Jazeera’s Lee Wellings reports from London.