Special Guests

Our 2017 Special Guests

Members of The Black Aces (the 13 African-American major league baseball pitchers who won 20 or more games in a single season) including:

Al Downing

Jim “Mudcat” Grant

Fergie Jenkins

J.R. Richard


The guest list is still being finalized. Here are the celebrities who are planning to attend this year's tournament so far:


Joel Bennett

Roosevelt Bouie

Anthony Brunelli

Gina "Chirpie" Casey

Mayor Rich David

Coach Tom Dempsey

Booker Edgerson

George Foster

Maggie Hoffman

Tony Jeter

Pete Johnson

Leroy Kelly

Bob Kendrick

Vern Law

Dave Lemanczyk

Gerry McNamara

Ross Moschitto

Jason Poles

Bob Reed

Johnny Roland

John Schmitt

Dale Shackleford

Duke Sims

Lee Smith

Kip Wellman