Minute Maid Park to Host JJ Watt Charity Classic on May 14

Tickets for fourth-annual charitable event go on sale Saturday, November 7

HOUSTON, TX - The JJ Watt Foundation announced today that the 2016 JJ Watt Charity Classic will take place at Minute Maid Park on May 14, 2016. The fourth-annual charitable event features a home run derby followed by a softball game between the offensive and defensive players from the Houston Texans.

All proceeds from the event benefit the JJ Watt Foundation. The JJ Watt Charity Classic has raised over $1,365,000 since the inaugural event in 2013.

In addition to enjoying the softball game, Charity Classic attendees can also purchase raffle tickets, JJ Watt merchandise or bid on various silent auction items.

Tickets for the JJ Watt Charity Classic go on sale this Saturday, November 7 at 10:00 a.m. at www.tickets.com, by calling 877-544-8399 and at the Minute Maid Park Box Office. Fans can find more information about tickets and the event at www.astros.com/jjwatt.