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The Giants have worn names on the backs of their road jerseys since the 1960s. During the 1994 season, San Francisco unveiled new cream-colored home uniforms that do not have have names on the backs. In short, there are names on the road and no names at home.

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Q: Why do the sf giants sometimes wear their names on the back of their uniforms and sometimes they don't?
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