Nick Adams likes baseball.
He is 7, a second-grader at San Francisco Bay School. He plays third base on a Little League team. He hangs baseball pennants on his wall, collects baseball cards and owns a baseball signed by Kevin Mitchell, left fielder for the San Francisco Giants.
His parents took him to the third game of the World Series.
At 5:04 p.m., Nick Adams said, he was sitting next to his mother on a top row at Candlestick Park. His father had a seat on a lower deck.
"It started shaking," he said. "It shook a little bit, and then it got bigger and bigger and bigger. At first, I thought people were stomping. And then I saw the (overhang) swing back and forth. It was scary.