USA, Texas: Texas Rangers Pitcher and Wife Pose for NoH8

Written by scott on September 20th, 2013

Brittany and Robbie Ross for NoH8Texas Rangers pitcher Robbie Ross and his wife are showing their support for LGBT rights.

Towleroad reports:

In addition to showcasing their LGBT solidarity, Texas Rangers pitcher Robbie Ross and his wife Brittany are also prominently displaying their Christian faith in a new photo for the long-running NoH8 campaign. During the shoot, the couple spoke with Outsports’ Cyd Ziegler about their vocal support for LGBT rights coming not in spite of their Christian faith, but because of it: “Being in sports, and being around all kinds of different people, you just want to accept everyone for who they are,” Robbie told Outsports at the NoH8 campaign’s Burbank, Calif., studio. “My wife Brittany and I are Christians, and we believe we as Christians should love everyone and show everyone love, and if this is the best way to do it, then we want to support them.”

LGBT rights is slowly making inroads into the sporting world. Now if we can just get a few more players to come out…

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