Status: Sidelined. Out indefinitely
Chad Bettis is scheduled to begin chemotherapy Monday for testicular cancer.
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Its been a roller coaster six months for Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis. Hethought he had beaten cancer after surgery and clear follow-ups, but recently discovered that the cancer had unexpectedly spread.
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Bettis didnt waste any time giving his returned cancer the what-for. He started chemotherapy on Monday, less than two weeks after he announced that the cancer was back. And even though hes obviously taking a break from the Rockies and baseball right now, his team has his back
#TogetherforBettis and #BettisBrave were two hashtags that surfaced Monday as many prominent baseball players and organizations showed their support for Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis who will undergo chemo therapy for testicular cancer.
Chad Bettis is scheduled to begin chemotherapy Monday for testicular cancer. Bettis entered Rockies camp this spring with a clean bill of health and even made an appearance in a Cactus League game, but his cancer has sadly returned. [...]
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Hoffman was optioned to Triple-A Albuquerque on Thursday, The Denver Post reports.The pitching prospect seemed like a good bet to crack the Rockies rotation, especially in light of recent injuries to Chris Rusin (oblique) and Chad Bettis (illness), but after serving up nine hits and walking two batters in his 5 [...]
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The current trend indicates that there has been minimal movement in terms of ADDS or DROPS for Bettis. In the past week his own percentage has decreased by 3.51% . Meanwhile his start percentage has increased by 4.53% .
In the past 30 days, the highest own percentage for Bettis is 32.48% and his lowest is 5.38%. In terms of start percentages, his highest start percentage is 50.00% and lowest is 35.14%.
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