Brett, Jackson headline All-Star softball roster

Kansas City Royals greats George Brett and Bo Jackson will be among the participants in the 2012 All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game at this year's All-Star festivities.

The six-inning contest will take place on Sunday, July 8 at Kansas City's Kauffman Stadium, the site of the All-Star Game that will take place two days later. It will be televised on Monday, July 9 after the Home Run Derby.

Other former players scheduled to take part are Hall of Famers Ernie Banks, Andre Dawson, Rollie Fingers, Rickey Henderson, Ozzie Smith and Dave Winfield, along with former All-Stars Joe Carter, Mike Piazza and Mike Sweeney.