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The Cowboys Turn To Baseball In Frisco



    The Cowboys Turn To Baseball In Frisco
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    SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 12: A view of a Cowboy's helmet prior to the game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on October 12, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

    The Dallas Cowboys are looking to hit home runs again. 

    This time fans can watch and see if NFL Rookie of the Year Dak Prescott, NFL Coach of the Year, Jason Garrett and other Cowboys players at Dr Pepper Ballpark (home of the Frisco Roughriders) for the sixth annual Reliant Home Run Derby charity competition.

    The event is Monday at 5:30 PM. Fans can start filling in at 4:30. Tickets are $5. Kids 10 and under are admitted for free.

    Besides Prescott, other Cowboys set to compete are running back Ezekiel Elliott; tight end Jason Witten; receivers Dez Bryant and Terrance Williams; offensive linemen Tyron Smith, Zack Martin and Travis Frederick; defensive backs Byron Jones, Orlando Scandrick and Jeff Heath.  Head coach Jason Garrett will also compete.

    Each player will take turns at hitting home runs until one Cowboy reigns victorious. Proceeds will benefit The Salvation Army Greater Metroplex Command. Last year’s event raised $50,000 for The Salvation Army.

    The Cowboys press release says tickets may be purchased online in advance, with limited amounts available day-of at Dr Pepper Ballpark.