Red Sox release statement regarding John Farrell

Ryan Hannable
August 14, 2015 - 7:50 pm

Following manager John Farrell's announcement of having stage one lymphoma, the team released a statement late Friday night. It reads: Our thoughts and prayers are with John and his family at this time. We are heartened by the news that this form of cancer is highly treatable and by the knowledge that the quality of care he will be receiving is second to none. We also know that John and his family are comforted by the outpouring of love and support coming from the entire Red Sox community. For more Red Sox news, visit