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Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu raises money for S. Korean ferry victims

Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu signed autographs to raise money for victims of the South Korean ferry disaster.
April 20, 2014 6:44:50 AM PDT
The ferry disaster has Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hyun-jin Ryu taking action. The South Korea native held an autograph signing before Sunday's game.

Proceeds will benefit the survivors and families of those who died aboard the ferry Sewol.

The signing ram from 11:45 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. in lot 6 of the Dodger Stadium parking lot.

On Friday, Ryu pledged to make a $100,000 donation to the cause via his HJ 99 foundation to a charity helping those affected by the ferry disaster.

CNS contributed to this report.