Celebrity-Studded Fenway Softball Game to Benefit Charity Friday

Red Sox Opening Day vs. Tampa Rays April 7, 2009 at Fenway Park. 1pm : Players on the field and a patch of blue sky beyond the Green Monster Library Tag 12302009 03boston
Fenway Park will host a celebrity softball game to benefit the Massachusetts Iraq & Afghanistan Fallen Heroes Memorial Fund.
The Boston Globe

The Massachusetts Iraq & Afghanistan Fallen Heroes Memorial Fund will host its inaugural Fenway for the Fallen celebrity softball game at Fenway Park on Friday afternoon and it’s free.

“Person of Interest” star Kevin Chapman, Dropkick Murphys frontman Ken Casey, and “Wahlburgers” chef and star Paul Wahlberg will co-host the event which supports the fund, otherwise known as Mass. Fallen Heroes, a charity organized in 2010 to memorialize fallen service men and women.

Other notable names on the roster include former Red Sox players Luis Tiant, Dennis Ray “Oil Can” Boyd, and Kevin Millar, comedic actor Lenny Clarke, CNN reporter Brooke Baldwin, and “Law & Order: SVU” star Danny Pino.

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Entrance is available at Gate D at 3 p.m. and there’s a VIP after party to follow (you’ll need tickets for this — find them here).

For more information, visit the event website.