Dave wrote his Friday guest post for masnsports.com about Ryan Zimmerman's Second Annual "A Night in the Park" which took place at Nationals Park on Thursday, June 30, 2011. Read his piece here.

Here are a few photos from the evening:
All Photos 2011 © Cheryl Nichols. All Rights Reserved.

Zim visiting with guests

Silent Auction Item: Bryce Harper's SI cover signed

Silent Auction Items

Jennifer and Adam LaRoche
(Adam was in good spirits and is attending the Nats home games)

Collin and Ashley Balester

Silent Auction

Ryan Zimmerman addressing the guests

Zim with MS National Chapter ($35K donation)

Zim with DreamMakers ($25K donation)

Emcee: Gar Ryness, or most commonly known as The Batting Stance Guy
doing Michael Morse.

The Batting Stance Guy doing Ian Desmond.

Live Auction Item: Fighter Pilot Experience - $7500

Live Auction Item: Masters Experience - $2000 (Won by Todd Coffey)

Live Auction Item: 2012 Grammy Awards - $15,000 x  2 packages = $30K

Live Auction Item: 2011 US Open Package - $6500

Live Auction Item: 2011 MLB All-Star Experience - $7,000

Rodney Atkins performed

Rodney Atkins

Rodney Atkins

All Photos 2011 © Cheryl Nichols. All Rights Reserved.