For the 27th year, City of Hope presents our annual Celebrity Softball Game.

Come watch as country music’s biggest stars take part in this friendly competition to support City of Hope’s mission — finding new cures and therapies for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.

Since its inception, this star-studded showdown and longstanding tradition of CMA Music Festival has brought together Nashville’s finest to raise millions of dollars for lifesaving cancer research and treatment. This year we look to add to that number.

Over the years, Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Scotty McCreery, Vince Gill and many more have all taken the field to join City of Hope in our fight against cancer.

It is through the generosity of supporters like you that City of Hope is able to sustain our groundbreaking research programs, allowing us to develop innovative treatments like gene therapy, immunotherapy and leading-edge surgical techniques.

So grab your tickets and come help us strike out cancer one and for all.

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CITY OF HOPE SETS RECORD BREAKING ATTENDANCE AT 27TH ANNUAL CELEBRITY SOFTBALL GAME

06.12.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game presented by Staples® reached its highest ever attendance at the 27th Annual event today at First Tennessee Park. Vince Neil of Mötley Crüesurprised fans by throwing the first pitch. In a friendly competition for a great cause, Team iHeart won the game, 9-6.

Reba McEntire kicked off the event by singing the National Anthem, followed by a performance of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” by Sara Evans. Team Captain for iHeart Media, Bobby Bones and Team Captain for Sirius XM/Grand Ole Opry, Bill Cody led with the traditional coin toss.

Artists in attendance were Billy Ray Cyrus, ...

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Billy Ray Cyrus Joins 27th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game

06.01.17

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Internationally renowned multiplatinum recording artist and former Georgetown College baseball player, Billy Ray Cyrus, will join the lineup for the 27th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game presented by Staples®.

Reba McEntire will sing the National Anthem before iHeart Media and Sirius XM/Grand Ole Opry teams compete during the fan-favorite event during CMA Fest....

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CITY OF HOPE CONTINUES TO ANNOUNCE ARTISTS FOR 27TH ANNUAL CELEBRITY SOFTBALL GAME

05.17.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 17, 2017) – City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game presented by Staples® continues to add to their roster for the 27th Annual event on Saturday, June 10 at 11:00 a.m. at First Tennessee Park. The most recent additions to their star powered lineup are 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."

For the first time this year, City of Hope will involve legendary artists as play-by-play announcers. The first round of artists to participate will be Brenda Lee, Lee Greenwood, Jeannie Seely and Tim Rushlow.

Previously announced artists for teams iHeart Media versus SiriusXM/...

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