Mets to wear Negro Leagues uniforms

June, 28, 2014
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Courtesy of New York MetsBrooklyn Royal Giants uniform


PITTSBURGH -- The Mets will wear uniforms from the Brooklyn Royal Giants on Saturday at PNC Park as the Pirates salute the Negro Leagues.

The Royal Giants played as an independent from 1905 to 1942 as a member of the National Association and Eastern Colored League.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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