Our Coaches

Tyler Gniadek, RSSC, Chicago White Sox   Tyler Gniadek just completed his 5th year in strength and conditioning and 4th year in professional baseball. A native of Colorado Spring, CO, Tyler graduated from Coronado High School in Colorado Springs, CO where he earned four letters in baseball and football and was...

ATS and SCCCS: The Importance of Collaborative Care By: Matt Lucero, ATC, LAT, Head Athletic Trainer, Texas Rangers The strength of any organization can be defined by the quality of the relationships among those working to make that organization successful. The relationship between an athletic trainer and a strength...

Brad Scott, M. Ed., RSCC Brad Scott, Head Performance Coach for the Atlanta Braves, just completed his 18th year in strength and conditioning and 4th in professional baseball (2016 – 2019). Prior to assuming his current position, Brad was involved extensively in collegiate sports. After graduating from the University...

Chris Messina, MS, RSCC, Boston Red Sox Chris Messina just completed his 5th year in professional baseball. A native of Charleston, SC Chris graduated from Dunkirk High School in Dunkirk, NY where he earned two letters in baseball and ice hockey and one letter in soccer. After high school, he earned a BS in Exercise...

Kessler and Seligman 2019 MLB All-Star Game Strength and Conditioning Coaches Joe Kessler of the Cleveland Indians and Josh Seligman of the Milwaukee Brewers were selected by MLB to serve as Strength and Conditioning Coaches for the 2019 MLB All-Star Game at Progressive Field in Cleveland on July 9th. Kessler, a...

Boston Red Sox Strength Coach Kiyoshi Momose and New York Yankee Strength Coach Matt Krause pose for a picture at the 900-year old London Tower Castle before the first ever MLB game in London.

Luis Perez just completed his 10th year working in professional baseball, all with the Kansas City Royals.  Perez’s career in professional baseball started in 2010 as The Arizona League Strength and Conditioning Coach with the Royals (2010-2011). In 2011, Kansas City promoted him to Latin American Strength and...

Jim Malone, CSCS, RSSC*E Jim Malone is completing his 29th year working in strength and conditioning and 22nd year of work in professional baseball. A native of Buffalo, NY, Jim has had an extraordinary career as both a player and coach in both collegiate and professional sports. A graduate of St. Joseph’s...

Joe Hogarty, RSCC, ATC Joe Hogarty just completed his 17th year working in the field of strength and conditioning and his 16th year in professional baseball including the last nine as the Major League Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Baltimore Orioles Baseball Club. His career in professional baseball began in...

Dustin Clarke, MS, RSCC Dustin Clarke just completed his 11th year in strength and conditioning and 8th in professional baseball including the last four (2015 – 2018) as the Major League Strength and Conditioning Coordinator for the New York Mets. Prior to being promoted to his current position, Dustin worked in the...