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Spencer Melvin

File photo of a little league baseball diamond. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Coroner IDs Cause Of Vegas Little Leaguer’s Death

Clark County coroner’s officials say Thursday that Spencer Melvin died of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, a condition that thickens the heart muscle and forces it to work harder to pump blood.

05/03/2012

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Coroner Investigating Little Leaguer Death

It could take several weeks before authorities in Las Vegas know why a 9-year-old Little League player collapsed and died while preparing for a game at a baseball park.

04/14/2012

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