Hall Of Fame Pitcher Gibson Diagnosed With Cancer: Reports

www.oann.com | 10/27/2011 | Staff
(Reuters) – St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, local media reported on Saturday.

Gibson, 83, sent a letter to fellow Hall of Famers notifying them of his diagnosis and that he will not be attending the annual induction ceremony on July 21, according to reports.

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That letter was made public on Saturday and reported by multiple outlets including the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Gibson was diagnosed several weeks ago and is expected to begin chemotherapy on Monday in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, according to...
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