Sunday, June 11, 2017
– Team iHeart took it to Sirius XM/Grand Ole Opry 9-6 in the 27th City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game on Saturday as part of the events surrounding the CMA Music Fest in Nashville.
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. Vince Neil of Motley Crue threw out the first pitch.
Billy Ray Cyrus, Craig Morgan, Kellie Pickler, Jessie James Decker and her husband and NFL player, Eric Decker, Lauren Alaina, Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley and Grayson Chrisley of USA's "Chrisley Knows Best," Lunchbox, Eddie, and Ray of the Bobby Bones Show, Drew Scott and Jonathan Scott of HGTV's "The Property Brothers," The Swon Brothers, Danielle Bradbery, Aaron Watson, Jackie Lee, Trent Harmon, Maggie Rose, Miss Tennessee, Allee-Sutton Hethcoat, and Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth of ABC's "The Bachelorette" all were on hand.
Lee Greenwood, Jeannie Seely and Tim Rushlow of Little Texas fame joined by iHeart Media radio personality, Gator Harrison calling the play by play.