Nationals Park played host to Ryan Zimmerman’s “A Night at the Park” on Monday to raise money for the the ziMS Foundation. The ziMS Foundation, which was started by Zimmerman to benefit multiple sclerosis research, was inspried by his mother Cheryl who was diagnosed with the disease in 1995. The entire Zimmerman family including Ryan’s mother, his father Keith, and brother Shawn were in attendance for a night of live music from Mutlu and Amos Lee, magic from David Blaine, and both live and silent auctions.
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For now, here’s the night in pictures:
An item from the silent auction
The stage set-up in front of home plate in the Lexus President’s Club
The crowd before the live auction
Ryan Zimmerman and Chuck Todd
Ryan Zimmerman with representatives from the Capital Chapter of the National MS Society
Performers Amos Lee and Mutlu