Former Royals pitcher Splittorff fighting terminal cancer
Man, what a horrible thing to hear. I've met him and talked to him several times. One of the nicest guys you will find. He's struggled physically for the last couple years but I had no idea this was going on. Rumors were stroke-related. What a class act. I will hope for a miracle.
Re: Former Royals pitcher Splittorff fighting terminal cancer
Sad story. Split was the first major leaguer I ever met when I was about 7 or 8. The Royals used to do the winter caravan to Des Moines and I got his autograph along with Al Fitzmorris at Merle Hay Mall.
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