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NFT: Awful news: Top Red Sox C prospect dies from cancer only 17

DanMetroMan : 11/8/2017 6:20 pm
Daniel Flores who just signed this summer for 3.1 million. 17 years old! Horrendous
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ugh.  
yatqb : 11/8/2017 6:24 pm : link
What a terrible disease.
My goodness that's awful  
djm : 11/8/2017 6:26 pm : link
It must have been so fast. Sox would not have signed a guy riddled with terminal cancer. He must have gotten sick soon after and went downhill in weeks.

Fuck cancer.
Terrible..  
FatMan in Charlotte : 11/8/2017 6:27 pm : link
just terrible!
Horrible disease that impacts far too many families  
steve in ky : 11/8/2017 6:30 pm : link
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I hope the Sox do right by his family  
Dave in PA : 11/8/2017 6:44 pm : link
Iím sure they will. RIP
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yankees78 : 11/8/2017 6:49 pm : link
Just awful. 17? Ugh
It  
AcidTest : 11/8/2017 6:55 pm : link
doesn't get any worse. What a gut punch. RIP. God bless.
Miserable disease, absolutely awful to lose  
jcn56 : 11/8/2017 7:18 pm : link
a 17 year old with his entire life in front of him to it.
F*ck cancer.  
SFGFNCGiantsFan : 11/8/2017 7:21 pm : link
Thoughts & prayers to his family. No parent should ever have to bury their child.
When I read that it strikes me that  
SomeFan : 11/8/2017 8:10 pm : link
he may have passed away from a bad reaction to thw treatment. That does not make it any better but thatís the impression I get.
RE: When I read that it strikes me that  
RasputinPrime : 11/8/2017 11:39 pm : link
In comment 13682912 SomeFan said:
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he may have passed away from a bad reaction to thw treatment. That does not make it any better but thatís the impression I get.


Agreed. That was one vague article.
RE: When I read that it strikes me that  
81_Great_Dane : 11/9/2017 12:06 am : link
In comment 13682912 SomeFan said:
Quote:
he may have passed away from a bad reaction to thw treatment. That does not make it any better but thatís the impression I get.
"Complications from..." Yeah, could be a bad reaction to the treatment, or an infection or something.
Just awful  
Jim in Fairfax : 11/9/2017 12:25 am : link
Often people express how sad it is that someone they admired died at the age of 80 or 90. But they had a long life, so I never see that as sad. THIS is sad.
I lost my oldest sister and twin brother to cancer  
Jeever : 11/9/2017 9:47 am : link
It's an incredibly ugly disease. Prayers for his family and the RedSox nation. Just terrible news.
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