Our mission at Pine Tar Academy is to help all of our players develop and perform at their highest abilities. Through extensive instruction and constant repetition, players can identify and perfect their own personal game. The opportunities for growth are endless...

Pine Tar Academy (PTA) is a full-service baseball academy based out of Minnetonka, MN. The academy was founded in 2006 and has since helped develop hundreds of players throughout the surrounding metro areas. 


The goal of PTA is to offer players of all ages and abilities the opportunity to grow and develop in an advanced environment. Whether you're looking for one-on-one instruction, in-game experience, or simply just want to improve your game, PTA is the place for you! Some of our offerings include: private individual lessons, seasonal camps & clinics, winter arm development programs, and our competitive Fall and Winter development teams. We understand the importance of player development and are committed to providing your player with the best resources available...

The staff at PTA is made up of knowledgeable, experienced instructors who have a passion for teaching the game. With strong backgrounds in all aspects of the game, you're guaranteed an elite training experience with our staff. 

Pine Tar


The term "Pine Tar" refers to a sticky substance players use to improve their grip on the baseball bat.


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