MLB's Texas Rangers Refuse to Host LGBT Pride Game

By Mike Fishmore | May 31, 2024

Pride events

The Texas Rangers have opted not to host a pride celebration during June, which is "Pride Month."
 

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This decision comes in stark contrast to the 29 other Major League Baseball teams that are organizing LGBTQ Pride events. 
 

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In 2003, although the team invited LGBTQ+ groups to the ballpark, the gesture was not explicitly marketed as a celebration and faced backlash from anti-gay protests.