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Ball point pen on the morning newsprint As a rookie in 2006, Jon Lester won his first five major league starts pitching for the Boston Red Sox. He had a seven and two record when he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a blood cancer that might have ended his career. Lester underwent four courses of chemotherapy, was pronounced cancer free, and went back to his normal life. Well,... in Jon's case, an exceptionally rare and gifted life. Medical breakthroughs in the treatment of cancer enabled Jon to continue pitching for the Boston Red Sox, appear in a World Series and yesterday he accomplished the greatest feat in baseball by pitching a no hitter. I can't cure cancer and I certainly can't throw a no hitter for a major league team. Some may even argue the merits of my draftsmanship, but here's something that I am doing. The City of Hope is hosting an event called Walk for Hope t ...

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