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A 12-year-old boy from Maplewood went from playing

A 12-year-old boy from Maplewood went from playing baseball one day to fighting for his life the next. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

A 12-year-old boy from Maplewood went from playing baseball one day to fighting for his life the next.

Zach Doubek was playing a doubleheader in June when he began complaining of a headache and severe pain. "I was running around the bases and I couldn't because my leg hurt so much," he says.

By the end of that week, he had a fever and could no longer walk. Doctors diagnosed him with...

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