Pull Your Blue Sox Up For Blue September
09/06/2012 4:16 PM ET
Blue September is a nationwide awareness and fundraising initiative for men's cancer, supporting Australian Prostate Research and The Australian Cancer Research Foundation. The Sydney Blue Sox have enlisted the help of members and officials to 'Pull your Blue Sox Up!' and face up to cancer in men. Blue Sox players, members and fans are encouraged to donate to this great cause. Some Facts about Mens Cancers 1 in 2 men will be diagnosed with cancer by the age of 85 1 in 4 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer by the age of 85 20% more men are diagnosed with cancer than women More than 50,000 men are diagnosed each year and almost half of these men will die from it. Blue September raises awareness about cancers that affect thousands of Australian men each year, which may be preventable through lifestyle choices. To donate, follow THIS LINK to the Sydney Blue Sox fundraising page, Follow our Blue Sox participants on our Facebook page link Stay tuned for more information and 'Pull your Blue Sox up!' This story was not subject to the approval of the Australian Baseball League or its clubs.
This story was not subject to the approval of the Australian Baseball League or its clubs.