Being out in the sun is a constant for most minor league baseball players. Toronto Blue Jays prospect Mark Sobolewski (KEY ROOKIE: 2008 Donruss Elite), who just completed his first season at Double-A New Hampshire, revealed to the Toronto Blue Jays blog Gray Matter that he was recently diagnosed with Melanoma. Fortunately for the 25 year old Sobolewski, the cancer was identified early on and did not spread. In the story link below, Sobolewski talks about the cancer diagnosis, his treatment, and encourages others to take steps to protect themselves from the sun.
Big scare for Sobolewski — GrayMatter123.Blogspot.com