Boy, 8, Hit By Baseball Goes Into Cardiac Arrest

The young athlete in California was revived by paramedics and is in stable condition.
1:16 | 04/15/13

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Young players took to the fields on this sunny Sunday and -- -- But everyone was mindful of the fate of an eight year old boy playing for the blue jays the day before. Is that they had to play and this kid got hit -- higher with the ball. Fourteen year old Trenton star it was there standing right behind home plate as the umpire. He went first like he tripped once and he got back up -- any fell again and then he didn't get back -- Fortunately we had to you off duty paramedics that were in the stands. Watched it happen. I'm quickly came to his aid and -- realize it he needed CPR. The boys stopped breathing and had no pulse he emergency crews arriving at the ball field used a defibrillator to get -- heart beating again. He was taken at this hospital in Santa Rosa and then life flight at the Children's Hospital Oakland. I could have been my kids absolutely some this is still aren't amazing CR they throw and my concern that you know. Could have -- -- since the pitches fly at thirty to fifty miles an hour this road -- park -- sustained a serious injury to her I at a Friday night game. You know what a baseball can do yeah. -- --

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