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First Mitts T-Ball

At the home of the Minnesota Twins Training Academy

Come experience t-ball at the National Sports Center! Erik Lovdahl will lead 4 and 5-year-olds through basic skills include throwing, hitting and fielding. This is great for skill development, hand-eye coordination and just plain having fun. Each participant will receive a t-shirt.


Instructor Profile

Former professional, Erik Lovdahl, owns his own baseball instruction school called Lovdahl Pitching Academy. Erik is a former professional pitcher who is now director of the MYAS Gopher State Pitching Camp, and director of the Minnesota Twins Youth Training Camps. He is also a batting practice pitcher for the Minnesota Twins. Erik is a passionate coach who has spoken at numerous baseball coaching clinics. He is considered one of the most productive pitching coaches in the region. Lovdahl Pitching and staff on the Minnesota Twins Youth Training Academy will be instructing using Erik's lesson plan.

Dates, Times and Location

  • Spring I: Saturday mornings, April 1-May 6, 2017 (10-11 a.m. on Sports Hall Field C)
  • Fall I: Saturday mornings, September 24-November 5, 2016- no class held October 22, 2016 (10-11 a.m. on Sports Hall Field C)
  • Fall II: Saturday mornings, November 12-December 17, 2016 (10-11 a.m. on Sports Hall Field C)

Program Fee

  • $65/per person

Refund Policy

  • Refunds are not issued for cancelled registrations. Cancelled registrations can be transferred to a future session. 

Eric Besse


Phone: 763.717.3238

Kallie Krech


Phone: 763.792.7353 Fx: 763.785.3660