Detroit Tigers' pitcher Max Scherzer to attend annual summer Bigs and Littles picnic

Scherzer, participants will provide direct instruction, baseball fundamentals

Published On: Aug 04 2012 03:40:57 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 04 2012 03:42:23 AM EDT
FERNDALE, Mich. -

Attention baseball fans! Detroit Tigers' pitcher Max Scherzer and Biking for Baseball will be hosting a baseball clinic on Saturday during the 2012 Summer Bigs and Littles Picnic.

Biking for Baseball says Scherzer and participants will provide direct instruction and baseball fundamentals to those attending the picnic.

The picnic is an annual event where mentors come together to support youth, or "Bigs" and "Littles" respectively.

"We are excited to be visiting Detroit for the first time to help bring attention to Big Brothers Big Sisters and the need for more mentors," said Adam Kremers of Biking for Baseball's Director of Infield Operations.

More info about picnic

Face painting, sack races, flag football and more will also take place at the picnic.

The event will begin at 1:00 p.m. at Martin Road Park, located on 1615 East Lewiston Avenue in Ferndale, Mich. Admission to the picnic is free and lunch will be provided.

For more info about the event, click here.