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San Francisco Giants To Play In Pride Uniforms On Saturday

Saturday will be an exciting day for San Franciscans as San Francisco Giants will take on Chicago Cubs in MLB. However, the match will be special for a very different reason. SF Giants will become the first team to recognize pride month. The players will play in Pride uniforms. The right sleeve of their home jersey will have the pride colors. Moreover, the SF logo on their cap will also have pride colors in it. SF Giants Manager Gabe Kapler said, “Very proud to be part of it. Looking forward to the impact and the support that we can provide for the LGBTQ+ community.”

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Source: The Mercury News

Proud To Stand With LGBTQ+ Community, Says San Francisco Giants President

The step taken by the club is bold considering no other club has decided to do the same. SF Giants president and CEO Larry Bae said, “We are extremely proud to stand with the LGBTQ+ community as we kick off one of the best annual celebrations in San Francisco by paying honor to the countless achievements and contributions of all those who identify as LGBTQ+ and are allies of the LGBTQ+ community.”

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Pride Colors Symbolize Inclusion, Says SF Giants

The SF logo on the cap will have all eleven colors of the progress pride flag. In the statement, the team talked about all the colors and what they represented. Moreover, the statement said, “The 11 colors of the new Pride logo are emblematic of the Progress Pride Flag and signify inclusion and progression with the six pride colors – red (life); orange (healing); yellow (sunlight); green (nature); blue (serenity); purple (spirit); and black and brown to recognize LGBTQ+ people of color and light blue, pink and white to recognize people who are transgender.” The decision of SF Giants is certainly a step in the right direction.

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