Baseball & Softball Training

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

Kyle Wirtz, YWCA Greenwich Director of Health and Fitness has taken over all aspects of the GJBR Baseball League, giving players access to the YWCA's great coaching staff. We have everything you need to win: a great teaching staff led by Chief Instructor Mike Parisi, former St. Louis Cardinals’ pitcher...an 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 Fairfield County Junior Babe Ruth Baseball! Spring and Summer Teams are forming now.
All players -- Ages 13 - 15

Spring baseball begins in April.|Game schedules will be set by late March.
Summer baseball will run from mid-June to the beginning of August. Game schedules will be set by early June.

 

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Winter Strength & Skills Workout
Ages 8 and up

One-hour training $500 / 90-minute training $700
 

Age  Day Dates Time Cost
8 - 12 Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. $500
13 - 14 Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9  10:00 - 11:00 a.m. $500
13 - 14 Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. $700
15 +  Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9 11:00a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $500
15 +  Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. $700
15 + Saturday Nov. 3 - March 9 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. $700
8 - 12 Sunday Nov. 4 - March 10 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. $500
13 - 14 Sunday Nov. 4 - March 10 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. $500
15 +  Sunday Nov. 4 - March 10 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $500

No Classes: November 24 and 25; December 29, 30; January 19, 20; February 16, 17


 

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 k.wirtz@ywcagreenwich.org

Please note: YWCA Membership is required for all programs.

Go to the Membership Section for information on membership categories.