March 31, 1990 |
Ben Pai, a pitcher on the Oceanside High School baseball team, died Thursday night after suffering an asthma attack after playing in a recreational basketball game. He was 17. Pai, a senior, had been playing basketball with friends at the Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside when he had the attack, authorities said. He was taken by Oceanside paramedics to Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside, where he was pronounced dead at 10:19 p.m.