MLB is bringing the heat to Hyde Park for a July 4th baseball extravaganza! Witness former All-Stars Carlos Peña & Cliff Floyd and English cricket stars step up to bat for Boston or L.A. in the ultimate face-off. Expect a Home Run Derby complete with exploding targets, music from DJ Martelo and NTS, and classic American street food.
What is MLB Battlegrounds?
Major League Baseball is hosting MLB Battlegrounds, the ultimate July 4th party, in Hyde Park as part of the Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time Open House series.
Is it part of British Summer Time?
MLB Battlegrounds is part of the Barclaycard British Summer Time Open House series.
Do I need a ticket?
You don't! The event is free and not ticketed.
Where is it?
Parade Ground on the East side of Hyde Park. London W2 2UH.
Where are the nearest stations?
Marble Arch (Central Line) and Hyde Park Corner (Piccadilly Line)
What are the opening hours?
Doors open midday
Pre-show entertainment 5 p.m.
First pitch 7.30 p.m.