Nick’s First Pitch

Nick is just like any young baseball fan. He plays on a team. His bedroom is covered in pennants and posters. And he dreams of making it to the majors. This all changed when he was diagnosed with aplastic anemia, a life-threatening blood disorder that has taken him away from friends and from the game he loves. Until tonight.

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    • Oakland Athletics
    • Children's Mercy Hospital
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