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Gary Carter gets positive news

Updated: September 27, 2011, 10:45 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter received positive news in his battle with cancerous brain tumors Tuesday. Soon after doctors discovered new spots, a biopsy revealed those were benign, daughter Kimmy Bloemers indicated.

Carter also was due to complete a second, higher-dosage round of chemotherapy Tuesday night. That treatment had been delayed because of a previously low white-blood-cell count.

"We are praising the heavens for more victories!" Bloemers wrote in an online ...

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