Ripken Baseball and Giant Food host ‘Get Out and Play’ clinics

Giant Food and Ripken Baseball have partnered for the seventh consecutive year to host a series of free outdoor health & fitness clinics for children and their families throughout Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. The “Get Out and Play” clinics will combine baseball instruction with nutritional programming to create fun and informative events, beginning Wednesday, May 30 and run through Wednesday, June 20.

The Ripken Baseball staff and Giant Food will lead five free clinics throughout the region. Clinic participation is available to the first 200 children per site, ages 7-12, who register online at

“We are excited to be teaming up again with Ripken Baseball to offer these fun, active and educational clinics for local children and their families,” said Felis Andrade, Director of External Communications and Community Relations at Giant Food. “The mission of Ripken Baseball aligns with Giant Food’s values, improving the lives of children and building healthy communities.”