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Derrick Hall to have prostate surgery

Updated: November 1, 2011, 8:16 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- Arizona Diamondbacks president and CEO Derrick Hall will undergo surgery for prostate cancer next week.

The team announced Tuesday that Hall will have the operation on Nov. 8.

The 42-year-old Hall disclosed in late September that the disease was caught in the early stages and he expects a full recovery.

A prostate biopsy was performed Sept. 14 and cancerous tumors were found.

Hall became the Diamondbacks' president in September 2006 and added CEO to his title ...

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