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Welcome to Home of Batavia Youth Baseball (BYB)

Welcome to the home of Batavia Youth Baseball 


Now in our 60th year, BYB is an all-volunteer organization offering a quality baseball program for the children of Batavia and Mooseheart.  Our programs serve over 1,200 players age 6 to 17 with over 90 teams.  With no financial support from any local government,  BYB raises funds through local sponsors, donations, and player fund raising. BYB is in constant need of adult volunteers to coach, prep fields, sell concessions, umpire games, etc.  We encourage and need your assistance.  BYB holds monthly board meetings (open to the public) on the second Tuesday of each month at the Batavia Civic Center, 327 W. Wilson, 7:30 PM during the off-season, 8:30 PM during the season May through July. 

2016 Holiday Baseball Camp

Batavia Youth Baseball will conduct a two-day baseball skills camp for all players eligible to participate in Batavia Youth Baseball. The camp is run by Coach Brian Krolikowski, the BYB Travel Program Baseball Instructor.

The camp will concentrate on the Batavia Youth Baseball Standards that will be the cornerstone for individual improvement in the 2017 season. In addition to Conditioning, Batting, Hitting and Fielding there will be fun competitions and games that will reinforce the fundamentals of baseball.

CAMP INFO:

Dates: Tuesday, December 27th & Wednesday, December 28th
Location: Dawg Pound, 900 Paramount Pkwy, Batavia, IL 60510

Section Times:
Section 1: U8-U10- 8:00am-9:30 am
Section 2: U11-U14-9:45am-11:15am
Section 3: U8-U10- 11:30 am-1:00 pm
Section 4: U11-U14-1:15pm-2:45pm

​Cost:  $42  (only 12 slots per section)

REGISTER NOW


by posted 12/05/2016
United Way Holiday Help

United Way is looking for BYB to help volunteer this holiday season.  They are counting on BYB to help in two ways.

 Details are below.

  1. "Adopt A Bag" Drive - Reach out to our Batavia families and see if anyone can help with donations of gift bags and gift cards (details down below in this email).  There are two ways to drop off bags and gift cards
    1. Drop off on Tues Dec 13th 5:30-8:00pm at Louise White School.
    2. Drop off anytime now until Dec 12th at Kristen Gorski's house at Address: 590 Ozier Dr, Phone: 630-632-7766
  2. Volunteer on Dec 13th - Looking for 10 BYB volunteers to help at Bag Drop Off Dec 13th from 4:45pm-8:00pm at Louise White School.  Adults are preferred unless the boys are in middle school and could use service hours.  Anyone interested in volunteering can email John Szuberla at .

If you would like to help by “Adopting a Bag, “ we would love to have the help! Bags have identical ingredients although may vary by brand, which is perfectly fine! Following is the list of ingredients:
“Adopt A Bag”
One BROWN GROCERY BAG (they stand up and pack better) to include:
1 med. Laundry detergent
4 pack toilet paper
1 Box Kleenex
4 pack of bar soap
1 full size shampoo

Again, please use a brown paper bag, not plastic.
If you are interested in helping out, please comment below on how many bags you are committing to. 
DROP OFF - Bags can be dropped off at Louise White Elementary School during regular school hours DECMBER 5th - 9th. Please do not bring them prior to that date as the staff is extremely busy . Thank you so much for helping out with this project! We are grateful!

 

As always, we would really appreciate your gift card drive that you do.  Movie Theater tickets, Aldi, gas cards, Target, Kohl’s & restaurants most requested are:

Portillos

Olive Garden

Panera

McDonalds

Chipotle

Chilis


by posted 12/05/2016
Highlights of BYB
BYB Pony Marlins won 1st place in their Fall 2016 playoff bracket.  Great way to end the season!Congratulations to the Cardinals, who ended the regular season in 1st place, and who won the Majors playoff championship.These boys faught hard for two days in the Bloomingdale Bash Tournament. Come from behind wins, beating teams they were supposed to lose to, and scoring runs like crazy. They finally lost the championship in extra innings to the home team 5-4. These boys played great and showed a huge amount of heart. Great job Dawgs!June 3-5, 2016: The 12U Red Bulldogs team won their home tournament over the solid Batavia Bandits. Congrats boys.The Batavia Bulldogs 13U Gold team won the 2016 North Aurora Baseball Association 13U Memorial Tournament. The Bulldogs won the championship 3-2 in a hard fought game. Pitching, defense, and timely baserunning proved to be the difference.The 13U Gold team won the 2016 Mother's Day Mayhem Tournament in Roselle by going 5-0. The Bulldogs saved their best pitching and defense for the final game, winning 4-3 with the tying run left on 3rd. Great job Bulldogs!!14 Red took 2nd place at the Crystal Lake Grand Slam Classic12U Gold finished in second place at the Lombard Spring Invitational tournament13U GOLD WINS ST. CHARLES EARLY BIRD B TOURNAMENT<br>Batavia went 5-0, outscoring their opponents 59-15 in the tournament. All of the kids played great and really executed well as a team. Congrats!!

by posted 04/25/2016
Season Long Promotions

Batavia Youth Baseball partners with local businesses to help support the league.  Please check out current promotions and find ways to help BYB by making purchases this season.

View Current Promotions


by posted 04/09/2016
Field Status
AGS Field #1 - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
AGS Field #2 - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Batavia Moose Lodge - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Beecher Field - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Bollow Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Braeburn Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Bristol Bay - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Cannonball Ridge Park - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Dawg Pound - Batavia OPEN (12/6) 
Don Clark Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Engstrom Park Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Grand Reserve Elementary - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Hoover Forest Preserve - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
JB Nelson School - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Memorial Park Field #2 - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Memorial Park Field #3 - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Mill Creek 1 - Geneva TBD (12/6) 
Moose Lodge Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Mooseheart - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Norm Miller Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Pioneer Park #6 - West Chicago TBD (12/6) 
Piron Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Prairie-Lathem Park #2 - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Stephen G Bridge Park - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Storm Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Striedl Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Van Emmon - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
West Main Lower - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Wheeler Park - Geneva TBD (12/6) 
Woodard Field - Batavia TBD (12/6) 
Yorkville Bridge - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Yorkville Freshman Field - Yorkville TBD (12/6) 
Yorkville, Beecher #1 - Yorkville TBD (12/6)