Baseball and Softball Facilities in Illinois

Illinois Baseball and Softball Practice Facilities

Batting cages and indoor facilities in the state of Illinois are listed by city on this page (go here to submit a location).

WAA Baseball & Softball Training Center

657 Wolverine Drive
Aurora, IL 60502

Operated by the Wheatland Athletic Association, which was established in 1977, the organization’s indoor baseball/softball facility has four batting cages (two 70-footers and 55-footers) in its 5,000 square feet of space. Each cage has a self-fed JUGS baseball/softball pitching machine and can be rented very inexpensively by the general public.

B.I.G. Baseball Academy

4425 S Western Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60609

This 10,000 square foot indoor facility has eight retractable batting cages and offers year-round camps, lessons and access to equipment like pitching machines, mounds and tees. Operated by a nonprofit organization founded in 2007, the academy has been based in its present location on Chicago’s south side since 2017.

PWA Batting Cages

 2725 W Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435

Found in a shopping center almost directly across the street from Joliet Memorial Stadium, this small space (3,250 square feet) contains batting cages that can be used 24 hours a day, as appointments can be made for any time.