Welcome to the National School of Baseball & Softball, located in the west suburbs near Chicago, IL.

With lessons at 2 different locations since 2015, our popular baseball and softball instructors can be located at our Plainfield and Lombard locations within the DuPage, Kane and Will county areas.

Looking for a new 2017 Championship baseball instructor? Look no further than National School of Baseball.

We offer a variety of baseball and softball instructional service packages, at an affordable price. Our knowledgeable coaches and instructors are dedicated to help fulfill any young athletes dreams. Feel free to browse our service packages, request more information about our baseball programs, or set up a lesson with one of our elite baseball instructors.

At National School of Baseball, we are committed to “Educate, Demonstrate, Motivate and Create” Youth Baseball and Softball players into inspiring young athletes. We will help grow a ball players self-esteem while passing on a passion for the game for all to enjoy. Skill development of each ball player will increase with our experienced training and instruction. Advanced players will learn to push themselves to reach goals at higher levels.

National School of Baseball (NSoB) was created by “Coach Pete” Cimino with the goal of combining Biomechanic science with MLB quality instruction to all youth ball players. Coach Pete and his baseball instructors utilize Human Kinetics & The Kinetic Chain for both pitching and hitting instruction to help all levels of players accomplish their goals on the field. No matter what you are looking for to help develop your game, National School of Baseball has a program for you.

  • Expert Baseball Lessons
  • Expert Softball Lessons
  • Biomechanics based training
  • Elite Baseball & Softball Pitching Instruction, including Velocity Programs
  • Hitting, Catching, Throwing, Catcher Position
  • Youth Baseball and Softball for Ages 5 and up
  • We use on the spot video analysis
  • We motivate and inspire kids to become young athletes

We have two locations:
NSoBS Home: 23810 W. Industrial Drive, Plainfield, IL
T’s Training Academy: 600 Western Avenue, Lombard, IL


Purchase Batting Cage Rental time!

  • 5 Hours of Cage Time = $125
  • 10 Hours of Cage Time = $200


See more details on Hitting Contest’s and Prizes on our Events Page!


Baseball and Softball Lesson/Instruction Packages:

One on One

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Buddy System (2 students)

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Group Lessons (3 – 4 Students)

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Team Lessons

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Keep up on your “Perfect Repetitions”

Proven Scientific Fact:

It takes 1,000 Perfect Repetitions to create or break a habit.

It takes 10,000 Perfect Repetitions to make something automatic.

You should be shooting for that 10,000 number, which not only refuels the tank but gets you to that “Automatic” Stage.

We offer instructional lessons in hitting, catching, throwing and catcher position for baseball and softball. Our students vary in age from 5 years old up to 20 years old. Are you wondering, where National School of Baseball is located or where is the closest baseball instructor near me? National School of Baseball is located at our Plainfield location. We work mostly from “T’s Training Academy” located in Lombard, IL on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday’s. We also do lessons at the “Proving Ground” in Plainfield, IL on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday’s. Our list of students come from many areas including: Naperville, Plainfield, Aurora, Oswego, Montgomery, Lisle, Woodridge, Joliet, Shorewood, Bolingbrook, Lombard, Downers Grove, Sugar Grove, Addison, Romeoville and North Aurora.

Our Team

Coach Pete from the national school of baseball

Coach Pete Cimino
Founder/President/Head Instructor

Coach Sarah Burke the head softball instructor at the national school of baseball

Sarah Burke
Head Softball Instructor