Welcome to the official web site of
Oak Park Youth Baseball & Softball.

Play ball. Baseball or softball, our goal is to establish quality athletic, recreational and competitive programs with an emphasis on educating participants in the fundamentals of the game while promoting the values of sportsmanship and fair play. Through Oak Park Youth Baseball Softball, players and fans enjoy an atmosphere of fun and fellowship.

For the 2013/2014/2015 seasons, OPYBS players and coaches will be outfitted with jerseys and caps supplied by the White Sox; coaches and players will also receive instruction from the Sox organization. Click here to see the White Sox news release. Click here to see the OPYBS email.


OPYBS Annual Meeting

Tuesday, October 6, 7:00-8:00 PM, Dole Library, 255 Augusta St, Oak Park, IL 60302.


Final Fall Ball Registration Day is August 8th. Sign up now!

Click Here to Register for Fall Ball. Informational Content is in the Registration Folder here


White Sox and OPYBS

White Sox partner with youth baseball programs around Chicagoland. Click here to view the video.

Click here to view Sox/OPYBS Boys Baseball Pre-Season Clubs at Holmes School.

White Sox Hitting Tips

White Sox Hitting Coach Todd Steverson teaches you how to become a better hitter. Click here to view the video.

Michael R. Pikowski Scholarship

Click here for more scholarship info and to apply today

More News and Events >>




Concordia Fall Softball Clinics Start Sunday, November 1

OPYBS is excited to continue to offer the opportunity for our girls to participate in these clinics Sent from my iPhone

Please see information and links to register below. Contact Tony Nowak at vpsoftball@opybs.org with questions.

Concordia University Chicago Softball Camps

2015 Fall Pitching Camp
November 8th & 15th
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost: $75
OPYBS Players Cost: $65
River Forest Softball Players Cost: $65
Limit 12 Pitchers
Learn drills to enhance and develop the skills of pitchers. Campers will have a 3:1 ratio of players to coaches so that drills for their age groups can be learned and utilized for their off-season.

2015 Fall Hitting Camp
November 1st, 8th, 15th, & 22nd
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost: $150
OPYBS Players Cost: $140
River Forest Softball Players Cost: $140
Limit 20 Hitters

This 4-Week camp is for the player who wants to learn the mechanics of hitting. Campers will learn terms and fundamentals that will help their player develop and explosive swing. Drills will be provided so the campers can utilize their new knowledge for off-season training.
Campers should bring their own Helmet, Bat and water bottle. CUC will not provide equipment such as bats and helmets.

2015 Fall All-Skills Camp
November 1st, 8th, 15th, & 22nd
Grades: 1st-5th
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost: $150
OPYBS Players Cost: $140
River Forest Softball Players Cost: $140
Limit 20 Hitters
This 4 week camp is geared toward helping young athletes not only develop their fundamentals, but also take their skills to the next level. Each camper will have the opportunity for instruction from members of the Concordia University Softball Staff and current CUC Athletes to improve both her offensive and defensive skill sets using drills that our student-athletes use to train each day. The defensive side of the camp will cover infield glove work, base foot work, angle work, outfield work and different types of throws from all areas of the field. The offensive portion of the camp will focus on hitting fundamentals, tee-work, side toss, front toss and competitions to build the skills of each individual camper.
Campers will be divided up by age and skill set to get the most out of the time spent at camp.
Campers should bring their own Helmet, Glove, Bat and long pants to put on if necessary.


2015 Falcon Fest Program

Click here to download the new Falcon Fest Program 


The 2015 All-Star program is in!

Click here to download.

2015 Instructional Videos are Now Online

Click here to see an instructional video created for OPYBS players featuring Chicago White Sox hitting coach Todd Steverson.


Information About Youth Programming in LaGrange Now Available

Click here to download information about youth programming in LaGrange.