The Detroit Tigers offer youth the opportunity to learn and interact with Detroit Tigers coaches and players in a fun and memorable way during PLAY BALL Weekend (PBW). PBW is a league-wide MLB initiative that introduces youth to the game of baseball and softball and offers education on healthy and active lifestyle options. The Tigers celebrated PBW with a kids-only press conference, a pregame on-field clinic for fans and a ceremony to honor outstanding youth players.
On June 10-12, 2022, the Detroit Tigers organization is hosting events with Major League Baseball towards the goal of engaging 1000 kids in the game.
Play Ball Weekend 2022 Schedule of Events
Friday June 10th
– Pitch Hit and Run with Boys and Girls Club of Southeastern Michigan (200 kids expected to participate)
Saturday June 11th
– Mini Tournament with Detroit PAL-Tiny Tigers (400 kids expected to participate)
– League games with Rosedale Park Little League (400 kids expected to participate)
Sunday June 12th
– Little League Takeover (1000 Kids with their parents take over Comerica Park)
– Kids run the bases post-game