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MLB Lines Up Charity Efforts For Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 01 / 15

MLB is marking Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September with a series of club-level activations beginning today and a social media campaign rallying around the #GoGold hashtag. Planned activities during the month include in-game recognitions of individuals and groups fighting pediatric cancer, ...

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