The Yuma Scorpions held a silent auction during Monday Nights game, the coveted item was a signed Jose Canseco jersey. All the proceeds from the silent auction went to the Clark and Rojas families to help cover any expenses they have incurred in the past few weeks.
Edward Rojas Jr. and Hector Clark were members of the United States Border Patrol who recently lost their lives pursuing suspected smugglers.
A “Memorial Fun Run and Walk” will be held to raise funds for the families, as well. This event will take place Saturday, June 11 at 6:30am. For more information on how you can help or about the Fun Run, contact Rafael Chacon at 928.920.3127.
For more information on this release or information about the Yuma Scorpions contact Michael Peatross at firstname.lastname@example.org or 928.257.4700
The Yuma Scorpions are now in their 7th season of professional baseball in 2011. The team is led by for-mer Major Leaguer and Team Manager Jose Canseco. 14-players have been signed by Major League Or-ganizations since the teams inception.
For tickets and information about the 2011 season call 928.257.4700