Posts by: Tyler Gniadek

Job Posting: Reds

Minor League Strength and Conditioning Coordinator Department: Health and Performance  Job Title: Minor League Strength and Conditioning Coordinator Reports To: Director of Strength and Conditioning FLSA: Salary, Exempt Job Purpose: This individual will oversee the Cincinnati Reds Minor League Strength and...

Sponsor Appreciation Week: Each day this week the PBSCCS will be saying thank you to our All-Star sponsors with a highlight post. Being an All-Star sponsor means supporting all PBSCCS activities for the calendar year (including our Virtual Clinic, Winter Meetings, and podcast episodes). Today’s post is to say thank...

Sponsor Appreciation Week: Each day this week the PBSCCS will be saying thank you to our All-Star sponsors with a highlight post. Being an All-Star sponsor means supporting all PBSCCS activities for the calendar year (including our Virtual Clinic, Winter Meetings, and podcast episodes). Today’s post is to say thank...

Can Vegan Athletes Become Elite Athletes?  Nancy Clark, MS, RD, CSSD   Fact or Fiction: The vegan diet is unlikely to support optimal performance in athletes? Fiction! No evidence suggests a nutritionally balanced vegan diet impairs athletic performance (1,2). Google vegan athletes; you’ll find an impressive list of...

Jose Vazquez Is entering his 15th season as the Texas Rangers Major League Strength and Conditioning Coach. He previously spent four seasons with the New York Mets, serving first as the Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coordinator (2002-2004) and later as the Director of Rehabilitation (2005). In November 2018,...

Rob Fumagalli is in his 13th year in strength and Condidtioning and 11th in professional baseball. While the 2020 season is his first as the Assistant Major League Strength and Condidtioning Coach for the Texas Rangers, he has over a decade of experience in professional and collegiate baseball in he USA, Latin America...

YOUTH BASEBALL In an attempt to better serve the coaches, players and parents involved in youth baseball, the PBSCCS periodically publishes information on factors that can affect health, conditioning and performance at this level. Topics are selected from questions submitted by participants, coaches and parents...

Field Test for Aerobic Capacity By Joe Kessler, CSCS, RSCC*D, FMS There are a number of treadmill and bike tests that can be used to assess aerobic capacity in a laboratory setting when you have a few players to test and unlimited time to perform the assessments. When you have a one-week pre-season developmental camp...