Watch: Chita Johnson steps up to the plate for Roger Clemens

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 8:06 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 16 at 8:14 AM

HOUSTON – Seven-time Cy Young Award winner and former Astros pitching legend Roger Clemens hosted the Rocketman Celebrity Slam softball game at Minute Maid Park on Tuesday night.

KHOU 11's Chita Johnson got in on the charitable event, showing off her batting skills.

Proceeds of the charitable event benefited the Roger Clemens Foundation, other children’s charities, and the military.

The all-star celebrity lineup for the softball game included Astros greats Jeff Bagwell and Roy Oswalt, Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley, former Dynamo forward and current Houston Dash Managing Director Brian Ching, former NBA All-Star and current Skeeters pitcher Tracy McGrady, Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler as well as many other former and current athletes from across the sports world. Local Houston rapper Paul Wall, country music artists Toby Keith.

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