backstoppers http://kbia.org en Players push for longest baseball game http://kbia.org/post/players-push-longest-baseball-game <p>A group of baseball players is battling triple-digit heat in an effort to set the world record for the longest game ever played. The 52 players will try to compete for 60 hours. The game started at 7:00 Monday morning and is scheduled to end at 7:00 Thursday night.</p><p>Money raised will benefit Backstoppers, which supports the families of fallen first responders in the St. Louis area. Organizer and player Steve Pona says they thought about postponing the game due to the extreme weather</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 13:25:27 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 17062 at http://kbia.org Players push for longest baseball game