MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred was presented with the Jacob K. Javits Lifetime Achievement Award at the 23rd annual Lou Gehrig Sports Awards on Thursday night. The event was to benefit the victims of ALS and their families. More
Major League Baseball announced that it is supporting The ALS Association's new ALS Home Health Initiative by launching the "MLB Fights ALS" campaign, a league-wide fundraising effort that will begin on Tuesday and run through Aug. 5. More
Scientists have discovered one of the most common genes in patients with ALS, and the Ice Bucket Challenge that became a viral phenomenon two years ago is credited with facilitating this key step toward finding a cure. More
Jorge Posada, Paul O'Neill and Alex Rodriguez were honored at the 21st annual Lou Gehrig Sports Awards Benefit dinner, which raised an event-record $1.4 million for the ALS Association Greater New York Chapter. More
The Ice Bucket Challenge made its rounds at ballparks in 2015 in support of ALS awareness. It concluded at Fenway Park, the same place it began. MLB started the initiative back in July with a $100,000 donation to The ALS Association. More
The entire Boston clubhouse was on hand at Fenway Park to participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge with Pete Frates and Pat Quinn, who were joined by their families and friends also working to help the cause. More
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