Death of Nick Adenhart

August 24, 1986 - April 9, 2009
Fullerton, California | Age 22

Angels rookie killed in hit-and-run crash
Nick Adenhart  Obituary Photo

Tools to share this Obituary

By RONALD BLUM, Associated Press Writer

Players and staff around the major leagues remembered Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart on Thursday, with some teams holding moments of silence in his memory before their games.

"Here today, gone tomorrow, you never know," Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said. "That's why you've got to enjoy today. That's sad."

The 22-year-old rookie was among three passengers who died early Thursday after their car was struck by a...

Read Complete Obituary

Record an Audio Memory — Use Your Phone — Free

Most Recent Condolences

Track Celebrity Deaths

Receive email notification about people of national interest.