Royals’ Mourning of Ventura Reminds Angels of Nick Adenhart

This weekend the Angels are squaring off against the Kansas City Royals. Alas, their competitor is currently undergoing a sensation that defies words. Occasionally, words are not enough. To use a common term like “heartbroken” does not seem to cut it. It is because the Royals are currently in a state of mourning. The Royals had their home opener this week. But it differed from...
Via Halo Headquarters
16 days ago

Happy Birthday Nick Adenhart

We miss you Nick Adenhart, you will always be an Angel. Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart and two others were killed by a suspected drunk driver April 9th 2009, a shocking end to the life of a rookie who had overcome major elbow surgery to realize his big league dreams. The accident in neighboring Fullerton occurred hours after the 22-year-old pitcher made his season debut...
Via Halo Headquarters
August 24, 2016

Angels remember Nick Adenhart on the anniversary of the tragedy

ANAHEIM – Every April 9 the Angels are reminded of one of the franchise’s most upsetting tragedies. Seven years ago Saturday, 22-year-old pitcher Nick Adenhart was killed by a drunk driver in a hit and run car accident. “It’s something we...
Via The OC Register
April 09, 2016  |  Discuss

WeekEnd HaloLinks: Nature rains on Halos' drought

The weekend weather forecast calls for nothing but rain. Mother Nature starts by washing away the Halos' scoring drought and watering up a win. ______________________________ Remembering Adenhart Just a gentle reminder that 7 years ago this Saturday (tomorrow) we lost Nick Adenhart. All of us at Halos Heaven send our best wishes and deepest sympathies to the Adenhart family...
Via Halos Heaven
April 08, 2016

Remembering Nick Adenhart Six Years Later

It was April 8, 2009. The Los Angeles Angels sent 22-year-old Nick Adenhart to the mound that night. In just his fourth career start, Adenhart dazzled with six shutout innings and five strikeouts. It was cause for celebration as the Angels had something blossoming with this kid. To the shock of everyone, that night would be the last time that Adenhart would pitch, the last game that...
Via Baseball Essential
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Taveras’ death triggers memories of Adenhart, Campana elects free agency

The October 30th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Taveras’ death triggers memories of Adenhart, Campana elects free agency and much more… The Story: The death of Oscar Taveras triggers memories of the death of Nick Adenhart.The Monkey Says: Just sad all around. The Story: Tony Campana has elected free agency after being outrighted off the...
Via Monkey with a Halo
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Renewal and Recovery: The Jon Wilhite Story

Five years ago today, 22-year-old Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart was killed in a car crash just hours after he pitched six scoreless innings in his debut start of 2009 against the Oakland A's. Two of his friends, 25-year-old Henry Pearson and 20-year-old Courtney Stewart were also killed when a drunk driver broadsided their car when the group was seconds away from where they planned...
Via Fox Sports West
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Honoring Nick Adenhart

By now, most Angels fans are aware that today marks the 5-year anniversary of the senseless murder of Nick Adenhart, Henry Pearson, and Courtney Stewart. It also marks the 5-year anniversary of the senseless injury to Jon Wilhite.I was at that game 5 years ago when a young Nick Adenhart took the mound. I was so excited to see him pitch. Having followed him since being drafted, I...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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