Tickets for TigerFest on sale Friday

DETROIT -- Justin Verlander, Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez are among the more than 30 Tigers players scheduled to take part in TigerFest, scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 23, at Comerica Park.

Tickets for TigerFest go on sale Friday beginning at 10 a.m. ET at Tickets are $28 for adults and $14 for kids ages 12 and under.

While the list for players and coaches making the trip to Michigan is still being set, likely to be released in mid-January, the TigerFest schedule of events is familiar. Players and coaches will sign autographs at several locations set up around the park, including a kids-only autographs table. The Tigers' clubhouse will be open for fans to explore, and will include a display of baseball artifacts. The visitors' dugout will be open for fans to visit and take photos. A guided tour will take fans into some of the Tigers' executive offices, the Ernie Harwell Media Center, a luxury suite and the Champions Club.

Three stages will feature players and club officials, including question-and-answer sessions, seminars and clinics.

Activities for kids include a miniature Comerica Park stage featuring Tigers player-book readings, games and activities, as well as free face-painting and baseball-themed games.

All fans attending will receive a free TigerFest scarf.

Jason Beck is a reporter for Read Beck's Blog, follow him on Twitter @beckjason and listen to his podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.