Baseball Instructional Clinic

Millikin University coaches and players help participants with throwing, hitting, catching, fielding, and base running. Players are divided into age groups and use the batting cages and full gym.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $54 ($45 with resident discount)
Registration: Registration begins on November 27. Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

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441736-168 - 14Sat.January 13 - 271 - 2:30 p.m.

 

Winter Softball Camp

MU softball coaches and players will teach the fundamentals of throwing, catching, fielding, and defense (infield and outfield). Base running, hitting, pitching and bunting techniques will also be covered.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $54 ($45 with resident discount)
Registration: Registration begins on November 27. Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online. 

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459835-128 - 18Sat.February 102 - 6 p.m.

 

Spring Training Baseball & T-Ball Clinic

Players are divided into age groups in the full gym and batting cages, learning more about fielding, hitting, throwing, catching and base running.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $85 ($71 with resident discount); $7 late fee after February 26
Registration: Registration begins on November 27. Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online. 

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419816-303 - 6Sun.March 4 - April 151:30 - 2:30 p.m.
419816-317 - 14Sun.March 4 - April 152:45 - 4:45 p.m.


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The Decatur Park District offers baseball and softball leagues for boys and girls aged 5 – 15 who have experience in the sport and are looking for a more competitive environment to grow into better ball players. A T-ball coed league for 3 & 4 year olds is also offered.

Decatur Youth Baseball is affiliated with Little League and operates under their rules and regulations. The youth softball league is affiliated with Country Girls and operates under their rules and regulations. A parent/guardian must accompany youth to registration. A birth certificate copy will be required for first-year players. Shirts, hats, and awards are included in the fee. We appreciate the continued support of parents, volunteers and sponsors throughout the community. For more information on sponsorship or volunteer opportunities please call the DISC at 429-3472.

                  


Field Maps

Graceland
Hess
Oak Grove
Sinawik
South Shores

 


Lessons

Baseball Hitting & Pitching Lessons
Jim Stewart works with athletes one-on-one at the DISC, offering insights on hitting and pitching philosophies and techniques. Full hour and 1/2 hour sessions are available. Call Coach Stewart at 972-1923 to reserve your time slot.
Date: By appointment
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: Half hour, $25 ($20 with resident discount)
Hour, $45 ($40 with resident discount)

 

Softball Hitting & Pitching Lessons
Players of all skill levels will enhance their hitting and pitching skills. Hitters learn various hitting techniques, improve hand-eye coordination, and adjust to different pitches at the plate. Pitchers cover ball movement and placement, and basic pitch selection. Each lesson is broken into three 30-minute time slots. Call the DISC at 429-3472 for more information.
Date: By appointment (year-round)
Age: 6 – 18 (all skill levels)
Location: DISC (1295 W. Wood) or a local park
Fee: $54 ($45 with resident discount)