Merchants coach Harold Pyatte (left) and Jaxsen Sweum chat in the dugout during the 116th Midnight Sun Game against the Goldpanners on June 21, 2021, in Fairbanks, Alaska. (Photo by Justin Prax)

Merchants coach Harold Pyatte (left) and Jaxsen Sweum chat in the dugout during the 116th Midnight Sun Game against the Goldpanners on June 21, 2021, in Fairbanks, Alaska. (Photo by Justin Prax)

Merchants hosting free kids clinic before Saturday’s game

Players ages 7-12 are welcome to participate in demonstrations and drills at Funko Field.

EVERETT — The Everett Merchants are holding a unique doubleheader Saturday at Funko Field.

The Pacific International League summer collegiate baseball team is hosting a free kids clinic for players ages 7-12 on the field, which will include discussions, demonstrations and drills on different phases of the game. The clinic runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is open to players of all experience levels and abilities.

Then following the clinic the Merchants have one of their premier home games of the season, as they host the first of two nonleague games against TBK San Francisco. First pitch is at 4:05 p.m.

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