Siteman Patient Throws Out First Pitch

Sept. 8, 2011 – Siteman Cancer Center patient Gerald Bell won a chance to throw out the first pitch at Siteman Day at the Ballpark on Sept. 3, 2011, at Busch Stadium. Bell was diagnosed with a tumor disposition syndrome called multiple endocrine neoplasia 1 (MEN1) in January 2011. Siteman surgeon David Linehan, MD, treated Bell for a pancreatic tumor and accompanied him on the field.