As part of his continuing battle to defeat testicular cancer, Chad Bettis started chemotherapy yesterday. To help people show their support for Bettis and his family during this difficult time, the Colorado Rockies started a #TogetherForBettis campaign.
Support for Bettis begin to pour in from all over twitter including messages from many of the other teams in baseball. Quite a few teams from the American League made sure to support their messages with creative videos and photos
While not as creative, the Rockies rival teams in the NL West made sure to voice their support as well.
Other players from around baseball supported Bettis with their own tweets as well.
Bettis’ own teammates were not to be outdone by anyone as they shared their support in mass.
The other professional sports teams in Denver pitched din with their own messages os support.
Chad Bettis also received a message of support from his former college team.
While the support continued to pour in from all over Twitter, Bettis thanked everyone who offered their thoughts.
Wow! I mean WOW people! Thank you so much for everything! The love, support and prayers! My family and I love y'all! We WILL beat this!— Chad Bettis (@cbettis35) March 21, 2017