Geez, awful time for the Red Sox.. and 6 months of chemo??? That's alot to get through. My grandfather had a couple months of it and could barley do thing (granted my grandpa is a tad older then Lester.)
Good luck to Lester and hope he can continue doing what he loves.
...Boston papers now and then suffer a sharp flurry of arithmetic on this score; indeed, for Williams to have distributed all his hits so they did nobody else any good would constitute a feat of placement unparalleled in the annals of selfishness. -Updike