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 www.chadbaseball.org. Tickets are $10, and it's free for children 5 and under to attenc. There will be a terrific post game fireworks display, too!