Rays donate thousands to charity

Rays donate thousands to charity

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Saturday's autograph signing fundraiser for a young Tampa, Fla., woman with cancer raised $15,950, including $5,000 by the Rays, who bought 18 dozen signed balls with a special cancer-fighting hologram that will be donated to charity.

David Price, Matt Garza, B.J. Upton and Evan Longoria were among the Rays players who signed.

Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.