Cancer survivor's special week
Survivor and amputee meets sports heroes
- Duration 4:39
- Date May 5, 2012
Survivor and amputee meets sports heroes
Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
Welcome back everybody what a great story this is a Colorado man has that.
Best week of his life arguably -- -- found out his cancer which caused him to lose his leg was in remission.
The same day he got to.
Toss a ball play some catch.
With the Rockies ace pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and if that wasn't enough days later woody was flown to Florida to attend Tim -- its annual celebrity golf tournament where you got to.
Hang with the new jets quarterback himself you've got to swing the driver that belongs to Bubba Watson joining us.
This morning from my -- sound as -- Roseland.
Went to my high school smoky hill high school good to see this morning -- -- to beyond -- go buffs go bust buddy all right so what a day you just find out that you are cancer free you get home.
You check Twitter and there's a tweet from the new rockies' ace pitcher and it says quote.
Anybody on lunch break up for -- catch with me.
Take me from there what happened next.
Responded to that sweet I said why I live downtown Denver size said.
-- -- downtown a few blocks -- from the stadium I have my gloves let's go do this in the -- respondents said when can you be here.
So I hop in a -- and headed to the stadium.
Seconds later you're walking through the bowels of Coors Field something you'd only seen on TV you're on the field.
Throwing playing catch with the Rockies pitcher how surreal was -- what were your emotions.
O is itself a little while this again but -- those finally walking through the clubhouse I was like this is kinda crazy.
And -- -- all hit me but it was it was a political experience.
And he was obviously taken a bit.
Aback by the fact that your amputee era you were high school kid that had to endure cancer and yet.
Such an upbeat outlook for you that's what's amazing you do stand up comedy you do motivational speaking.
What is your message for people going through cancer going through tough times.
I guess my message is that -- there are better days ahead.
And that you know this is something that you can get through and to keep your head up while you're gone through it and that stay positive and believe in yourself.
So what was the best part of this situation.
Playing catch with Jeremy Guthrie.
Meeting Tim Tebow going to his tournament swinging the driver of the masters champion what was the best part of all.
I mean it's it's hard to decide really it's it's been pretty incredible.
Few weeks so I don't know if I can rank one thing higher on the list than anything else but it's it's all been pretty spectacular it probably would doctors told you were cancer free.
Folks you can donate to cancer research on what he's website woody Roseland.
Dot com and you also have started a bit of a cancer rap I'm told and you're gonna do a bit of it for us this morning.
Yeah I did I did -- are messing around with that and then besides some more people and they wanted to help and so now I'm.
Work -- with Jordan sparks is producer.
Names that I Gabriel and he's helping me out on this and the live strong foundation support me on this so it's kinda blown up a little bit so we since.
Speed finished working on it here pretty since I would I would love you guys a little preview but -- but you're not quite ready can you do -- No yard what did your free let's wrap it up with droplets are a bit.
-- all right so please don't doubt it dude if I exposure can intersecting is all about attitude and you say you don't know me just notes and she goes my homey.
So I hope you can see -- haven't -- you and me is -- my here deficiency.
Now lacquer haired Johnson access some malignant cells.
One minute you're reading vogue the next yet cells garner road.
So here that's that's just by accident we got cancer on your mind -- a firm belief we have indeed those feeling grief.
His good health is a fleeting yet who knows when you'll be the one needs a lift -- it's our time are shipped to live -- they have.
As if what we do makes a difference as if -- be the ones to change the world.
Donate some plasma help a kid with asthma give your money or your time they're both just behind.
Don't worry about your capabilities -- -- disabilities.
Some concert and the possibilities in your responsibilities.
-- our world our time what flash.
Is a mess and it's very delighted single candle and a curse the darkness.
The power of social networking in the power of a positive attitude -- Rosen thanks -- being with us this morning -- your story.
And keep up all the up positive message we appreciate it and go smoky hill.
-- that you so much thank you for having me on here haven't spent time that we.