Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's John Quackenbush is heading into the ring tomorrow as part of Haymakers for Hope. He and 29 others will face off to raise funds for cancer research — according to the Boston Globe, the charity has raised some $3.5 million in four years, or 125 bouts.

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