Baseball & Softball Training

YWCA Greenwich has taken over the Greenwich Junior Babe Ruth Baseball League!

Kyle Wirtz, YWCA Greenwich Director of Health and Fitness manages all aspects of the Greenwich Junior Babe Ruth Baseball League.  We have everything you need to win: a great coaching staff led by Chief Instructor Mike Parisi, former St. Louis Cardinals’ pitcher indoor/outdoor pitching machine and batting cage system...a pitching mound...bats, balls and helmets...and an available strength and conditioning center. Also, Garrett Withiam, Assistant Director of Health and Fitness for YWCA Greenwich develops the workout protocols/progressions and runs the strength and conditioning portion of the baseball program. Garrett trains and coaches athletes from grade school to high school ranging from beginner level to college recruits.

YWCA Greenwich is proud to partner with White Plains Hospital & Wellness in Armonk to keep all of our children safe on the field.


2019 - 2020 Greenwich Junior Babe Ruth Baseball


Fall: September 7 - October 26, 2019 * $675 per player

Spring: April 4 - June 6, 2020 * $750 per play



Year-Round Individual and Team Workouts and Coaching Clinics
Girls and Boys Ages 8 - 16

Individual Pitching and Batting Lessons

Learn the right set up, balance, stance, mechanics, grip, power move and follow-through.

30-MINUTE LESSONS |  $70 (Individual)  |  $95 (Groups of 2-4)
60-MINUTE LESSONS  |  $115 (Individual)  |  $150 (Groups of 2-4)
PACKAGE OF SIX 30-MINUTE LESSONS |  $345 (Individual)  |  $425 (Groups 2-4)
PACKAGE OF SIX 60-MINUTE LESSONS |  $585 (Individual)  |  $800 (Groups 2-4)

Customized team workouts (Groups of 5 or more)

YWCA Greenwich is the perfect facility for large group or team practice. Customized team workouts are a great way to take advantage of Mike Parisi Coaching Clinics. Improve offensive and defensive skills. Build strength and conditioning. Take advantage of Mike Parisi Coaching Clinics. For more information and program pricing, speak with Kyle Wirtz.

Batting cage and pitching machine

Batting Cage: 60' long, 18' wide, 15' high
Pitching Machine: Features speeds up to 95 mph with a hopper that holds up to 20 balls and throws fastballs, curves, sliders, change-ups, sinkers and practice ground balls.

For more information or questions about any of these programs, contact Kyle Wirtz, Director of Health and Fitness at 203-869-6501, ext. 131 or email him at

Please note: YWCA Membership is required for all programs.

Go to the Membership Section for information on membership categories.