MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - It's going to be quite the week for several athletes inside the Metrodome.

PHD Baseball is hoping to break the record for the world's longest baseball game. The current record is 62 hours, 32 minutes and 59 seconds, set in Illinois in May.

PHD Baseballthrew out the first pitch just after 6 a.m. on Monday and will play non-stop until they break the record. They're raising money for the Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota. To donate click here.

KARE 11's Bryan Piatt was there as the marathon ballgame began.