Pete Frates and Pat Quinn, both courageously fighting ALS, will launch this year's challenge at Fenway Park. The Red Sox will lead off the MLB-wide effort and invite people to use #EveryAugustUntilACure on social media. More
Pete Frates, the former Boston College baseball player who was diagnosed with ALS and is widely recognized as one of the originators of the Ice Bucket Challenge, signed a ceremonial contract with the Red Sox on Opening Day. More
Commissioner Bud Selig presented a silver ice-bucket trophy to the family of Pete Frates prior to Game 2 of the World Series. Frates, who played baseball at Boston College, helped create the Ice Bucket Challenge movement. More
The Yankees made a $100,000 donation to the ALS Association. Manager Joe Girardi accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of the donation. The team has had a long relationship with the ALS Association Greater New York Chapter. More
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