KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon greeted fans at a metro Hy-Vee to help raise money for childhood cancer research.
Gordon and his wife Jamie helped raise money for the Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation . She said cancer has impacted their family, and this is an event her husband is very passionate about.
"He is a man of few words at times so when there's something he cares about he's very passionate about it," she said. "That is what this is to him."
Hy-Vee stores around the metro will sell lemonade today and tomorrow for the foundation.