Adam Greenberg made it to the major leagues in 2005 with the Chicago Cubs. During his first at-bat, the very first pitch thrown was a 92 mph fast ball that hit him in the back of the head. He suffered a severe concussion that resulted in vertigo and double-vision. For the past seven years, he has tirelessly trained to get back in the major leagues. On OCT 2nd, he will get his at-bat with the Miami Marlins in the game against the Mets.
Here is the campaign that helped make this happen:
and here is Adam's appearance on the Today show:
Tune in to see it. Dreams do come true!
Ow. My heart.
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