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Thursday, April 09, 2009

R.I.P. Nick Adenhart

Nicholas James Adenhart

22-year-old rookie Nick Adenhart, along with two fellow passengers, was killed by a drunk driver early Thursday morning in a hit-and-run accident in Fullerton, California. Nick had just finished pitching six masterful, shut-out innings hours earlier and was considered the top prospect in the Angels organization. A moment of silence was observed before most Major League games and tonight's Angels/Athletics game was postponed.

What a needless and tragic loss for the Adenhart family, the Angels organization, and the entire baseball community.

Rest in peace, Nick.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

terribly sad