Diamondbacks president fighting prostate cancer



PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks say team president and chief executive Derrick Hall has prostate cancer.

The team said Tuesday a prostate biopsy performed Sept. 14 revealed tumors. A date for the surgery to remove the prostate has not been scheduled.

Hall says in a news release that he’s fortunate the disease was caught in the early stages and expects a full recovery.