Majestic Athletic Announces Jersey Days in Every MLB City

The Official On-Field Uniform Supplier of MLB Launches Team Pride Celebrations Across the US & Canada

Major Leaguers such as Bryce Harper, Matt Harvey, Felix Hernandez, David Ortiz, Yasiel Puig, and Giancarlo Stanton to join in the celebration

May 19, 2015, 14:00 ET from Majestic Athletic

TAMPA, Fla., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Majestic Athletic, makers of the official on-field uniforms worn by Major League Baseball players, in partnership with MLB and its 30 Clubs, and the Major League Baseball Players Association, today officially announced Jersey Day celebrations in every Major League city. Jersey Days are a special day for baseball fans to celebrate their favorite teams and players by donning their official jerseys in a show of baseball fan pride throughout North America.

Jersey Day encourages fans to proudly wear their favorite player's and team's jersey to work, school and all over town that day to celebrate their love for the sport and their favorite player and team. To provide all fans with the opportunity to cap off the celebration during a home game, club-centric celebrations are scheduled across the country at every Major League ballpark over the course of two consecutive Fridays – May 22 and May 29.

Teams celebrating Jersey Day on Friday, May 22

Teams celebrating Jersey Day on Friday, May 29

Arizona Diamondbacks

Baltimore Orioles

Atlanta Braves

Chicago Cubs

Boston Red Sox

Cincinnati Reds

Chicago White Sox

Houston Astros

Cleveland Indians

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Colorado Rockies

Milwaukee Brewers

Detroit Tigers

Minnesota Twins

Kansas City Royals

New York Mets

Los Angeles Dodgers

Oakland Athletics

Miami Marlins

Philadelphia Phillies

New York Yankees

St. Louis Cardinals

Pittsburgh Pirates

San Diego Padres

Tampa Bay Rays

San Francisco Giants

Toronto Blue Jays

Seattle Mariners

Washington Nationals

Texas Rangers

 

"There's no better way of wearing your passion than a favorite team and player jersey. The new Majestic Cool Base Jersey delivers both superior technology and style creating the most comfortable wearing occasion to date," said Jim Pisani, VF Licensed Sports Group President. "Jersey Day provides a formal jersey wearing occasion for fans in all 30 MLB markets, so they can unify in celebration of America's Pastime."

Through its license with the Major League Baseball Players Association, Majestic is teaming with 30 All-Star caliber players, representing each of the 30 MLB Clubs, to help celebrate their teams' respective Jersey Days. Players supporting Jersey Day include stars such as Bryce Harper, Matt Harvey, Felix Hernandez, David Ortiz, Yasiel Puig, and Giancarlo Stanton.

"Majestic has done an outstanding job of helping to create unique days for baseball fans everywhere to show their team pride," said Noah Garden, Executive Vice President, Business, Major League Baseball. "Jersey Day is a fun concept for baseball fans to show their fandom at school, work, the ballpark, and anywhere else they go."

"Jersey Day will provide baseball fans everywhere - and of all ages - an opportunity to demonstrate their passion for the game of baseball, by proudly wearing the jersey of their favorite player. The Major League Baseball Players Association is proud of its longstanding relationship with Majestic, and we are excited to have recruited some of the sport's greatest players to help promote Jersey Day," said Evan Kaplan, MLBPA Director, Licensing and Business Development.

Majestic offers fans authenticity and comfort in their official MLB jerseys with the new Cool Base Jersey, introduced this season. The Cool Base is a replica uniform top that utilizes the same Cool Base fabric technology worn by every player on the field during games. This next generation jersey comes in a lightweight, breathable form after being created through extensive consumer research and product testing. Cool Base Jerseys are available at MLB.com, MajesticAthletic.com, and many licensed sports apparel retailers.

About Majestic Athletic
Majestic Athletic is a subsidiary of VF Licensed Sports Group. Majestic designs, markets and manufactures athletic team uniforms, performance apparel, outerwear and licensed athletic wear. Majestic is the official on-field uniform of Major League Baseball and is also licensed by the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA), National Football League (NFL), National Basketball Association (NBA), National Hockey League (NHL) and Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC). For more information on Majestic visit: www.majesticathletic.com  

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