San Francisco Giants

'I am a Christian': Giants pitcher stands as other players kneel


Kneeling in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement has reached Major League Baseball with several teams holding BLM moments pre-game.


Giants Manager Gabe Kapler, who has expressed support for BLM had been encouraging his team to take a knee.


They held a black stripe cloth as they did so, imitating a gesture by the New York Yankees and Washington Nationals earlier that day.


They held a black stripe cloth as they did so, imitating a gesture by the New York Yankees and Washington Nationals earlier that day.


We wanted to do something united, something together,” Yankees slugger Aaron Judge said after New York’s 4-1 victory, called in the sixth inning because of rain at Nationals Park.


The Washington Times reports that there have been calls to boycott major league baseball as a result of what some see as disrespecting the U.S. flag.






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