All the Good Sports: The Battle of the Badges is This Friday


The eighth annual CHaD Battle of the Badges Baseball Classic is set for this Friday night at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester. Game time is 6 p.m.

Local police officers and firefighters get together on the diamond to raise funds to support the youngsters and programs at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.


All players in the game at committed to fundraising for CHaD in addition to creating a lifelong friendship with a CHaD buddy along the way. Last year’s game raised over $100,000, and this year’s event will put the series total well over $500,000.

You can join the battle by supporting a player or purchasing a ticket to the game at Tickets are $10, and it's free for children 5 and under to attenc. There will be a terrific post game fireworks display, too!