Jason Aldean will play in the 2011 Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game as part of the MLB All-Star Week of events in Phoenix, Arizona. The five-inning game that will take place on Sunday, July 10th at Chase Field is stacked with talent from music, television and sports.
Other star players include pop artist Nick Jonas, American Idol winner and Arizona native Jordin Sparks, Glee sensation Chord Overstreet, Tim DeKay from White Collar, Jesse Williams from Grey’s Anatomy, Paul Dimeo from Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Tom Papa from The Marriage Ref plus Arizona Cardinals Larry Fitzgerald and USA Softball’s Jennie Finch, a University of Arizona alum.
Past MLB stars also are schedule to participate, including former Diamondbacks players Luis Gonzalez and Mark Grace; former MLB All-Stars Fred Lynn, Mike Piazza, Steve Garvey and Bernie Williams and Hall of Famers Ernie Banks, Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage, Rickey Henderson and Ozzie Smith. The second half of the roster will be announced later this week. Tickets for Taco Bell All-Star Sunday can be purchased via Ticketmaster at 1-888-FanFest, online at www.allstargame.com, the websites of all 30 MLB Clubs, and at the Diamondbacks box office.
The Game will be televised in HD by ESPN immediately following the State Farm Home Run Derby at approximately 10:30 p.m. ET on Monday, July 11th. The game will also be available on ESPN3.com and ESPN Mobile TV. To read more, please click HERE.