"I guess they raised over $1 million last year, so this is cool," said Danks, who has a cousin with leukemia is in remission. "This isn't any big deal, this is the least I could do. I'm glad it helps. And hopefully it will continue to grow."
"He did better than Mark did last year, but he had a little bit of an advantage," Danks said. "We had some new clippers this year. He did good, I think. I haven't looked in the mirror yet. There's probably a patch or two. But all, in all, it went well."
Manager Robin Ventura missed the hair cut, but asked if Peavy shaved Danks' beard, too. When told no, Ventura cracked, "It would be nice to clean it up."