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Farm town near Mexican border is home for many baseball players

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Sergio Romo #54 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

Tonight, the San Francisco Giants play the first game of the World Series, after winning the National League title Monday night against the St Louis Cardinals.

That last, triumphant pitch in Game Seven was thrown by Giants closer Sergio Romo, and it so happens he's a native of California's Imperial Valley.

The California Report's Valerie Hamilton takes us to a farm town near the Mexican border that's growing baseball giants.

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