The Vegas Golden Knights and Las Vegas Raiders have announced their partnership for the fourth annual 'Battle For Vegas' event at the Las Vegas Ballpark. The two professional sports teams will play a pickup game of baseball on July 22 in Summerlin.
This event is a charity one, as it has raised over $550,000 for local charities since 2019. This year’s game will benefit the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada with Golden Knights forward, Reilly Smith being the main advocate for this donation.
The Golden Knights defeated the Raiders last summer 27-20, but the Raiders currently lead the series 2-1. The full team rosters will be revealled at a later date. This season, there will be a special Fan Fest event on both July 21 and 22, which will include food, games, and autograph signings.
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. on July 22, and there will be aHome Run Derby at 6:30. Opening pitch will be at at 7:30 p.m. with the game, followed by a firework show. Tickets are $35 and will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. on Monday on Battleforvegas.com.