Batter up! The City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game keeps growing as several more country acts will step up to home plate.
Helping to “Strike Out Cancer” for teams iHeart Media versus SiriusXM/Grand Ole Opry will be Bobby Bones, Sara Evans, Trent Harmon, Craig Morgan, The Swon Brothers, Jessie James Decker joined by her husband and NFL player, Eric Decker, Jackie Lee, Maggie Rose, Drew Scott from HGTV’s Property Brothers and Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley, and Chase Chrisley of USA’s Chrisley Knows Best.
The latest additions to the roster join the previously announced Kellie Pickler, Lauren Alaina, Aaron Watson, Danielle Bradbery, and Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth from ABC’s The Bachelorette. Reba will also attend to perform the National Anthem at the start of the game.
For the first time ever, City of Hope will include legendary artists with the festivities as play-by-play announcers for the game. Brenda Lee, Lee Greenwood, Jeannie Seely and Tim Rushlow are among the first round of iconic acts to lend their voices.
The 27th annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game presented by Staples® takes place on Saturday, June 10 at 11:00 a.m. at First Tennessee Park during the 2017 CMA Music Festival.
100% of the proceeds from the event net profits will go directly to City of Hope. The organization was founded in 1913 and is the pioneer in bone marrow transplantation, diabetes and numerous other cancer drugs developed at the institution. For more information about the game, visit cityofhope.org/softball.