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Lou Brock gets good news about his health

Lou Brock and the Cardinals are celebrating the news that the Hall of Famer is cancer free.
Lou Brock and the Cardinals are celebrating the news that the Hall of Famer is cancer free. AP

One Cardinal legend got some terrific news Friday — Hall of Famer Lou Brock is cancer free.

The St. Louis Cardinals tweeted the news shortly before 5 p.m. Friday.

It was in April that Brock was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that starts in the bone marrow’s plasma cells.

In November 2015, the legendary base stealer had his left leg amputated below the knee because of a diabetes-related infection.

Several around the Cardinals organization and Redbirds fans took to Twitter to celebrate the news:

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