Kerry Wood and his friends are bringing the heat in this fun and unique event where fans swing for the fences, competing for the Battle of the Bats Home Run Derby Champion. This is your chance to step up to the plate for Chicago’s kids to support WFF and Cubs Charities! Clink the link below to register your team, or as an individual ~ last year was incredible as all participants took to the field to run, shag and crush baseballs on historic Wrigley Field! This year is sure to bring plenty of surprises as Kerry brings some familiar faces and Cubs legends to take part in the festivities. With only 40 slots available, be sure to join in on the fun NOW and help us raise funds for our youth!


Get your team together to swing for the fences and raise funds to support Chicago’s underserved kids. Teams must raise a minimum of $15,000 and will consist of four sluggers competing in the derby and four friends or co-workers to serve as outfield ball shaggers. A non-refundable fee of $1,000 is required for teams to register.


Individuals who wish to register to compete without a team must raise a minimum of $3,500. A non-refundable fee of $250 is required for each individual participant.

High School Slugger

A special exhibition division is available to high school players who wish to participate. The top 6 fundraisers in the High School Division will be chosen to participate. There is no minimum fundraising amount or registration fee for this division. All high school sluggers must be accompanied by an adult. Full rules and regulations are available on the fundraising site. The suggested minimum fundraising amount is $250.

Teams and Individual participants will be provided with a custom link dedicated to their fundraising efforts.