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Jordan Sidwell just finished his first season as the AA strength and conditioning coach in the Atlanta Braves organization after spending the 2018 season with High-A Florida. Previously, Sidwell worked in the collegiate setting as a strength coach at the University of Maine (2017), South Dakota State University...

Taylor Haslinger is a native of southwest Florida and is a recent graduate from Webber International University with an MBA in sports management, along with a B.S. in Exercise Science from Florida Gulf Coast University. He has had previous stops in strength and conditioning with his alma maters Webber International...

Joseph Miranda is currently a strength and conditioning coach in the Cincinnati Reds organization where he just completed his second season at class Double-A Chattanooga (2019) and Pensacola (2018). Prior to joining the Reds, Miranda spent two seasons in the Colorado Rockies organization (2014-2015) and one season...

Derek Mendoza is in his sixth season as a Sports Performance Specialist in the Mariners organization, and fourth with Tacoma. He served as the performance coach with AA Jackson in 2015 and the Dominican Summer League Mariners in 2014. Prior to joining the Mariners, he was a Supervisor of Sports Performance for Texas...

This brief episode marks the two year anniversary of The PBSCCS Podcast. The episode covers both the current and future states of the podcast. Current state topics: -Statistics of the podcast -Availability of the podcast Future state topics: -Potential sponsorships -Branching out to other areas of development...

Jarret Abell enters his first season as the Royals’ Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, after serving as the Strength & Conditioning Coach with Northwest Arkansas (2017-2018), Wilmington (2016), Lexington (2015) and Idaho Falls (2014). He received his Master’s degree in Exercise Science from Wichita State...

Mark Spadavecchia is entering his second season as San Jose’s strength & conditioning coach and in the San Francisco Giants organization. Previously, Spadavecchia spent five seasons as a strength & conditioning coach in the Houston Astros organization. His tenure with the Astros included stints with Corpus Christi,...

  Paul Howey is the Atlanta Braves AAA strength and conditioning coach and is currently in his second season with the Braves organization. He spent the 2018 season with Atlanta’s AA team, the Mississippi Braves, and was voted the 2018 Southern League Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year. Prior to joining the...

Nate Shaw is in his 17th season in Professional Baseball and is in his 14th season as the Major League Strength Coordinator with the Arizona Diamondbacks. He studied Athletic Training at the University of Florida. Prior to graduating, Nate was fortunate to land a dual internship as a Trainer/Strength Coach and...

Eric McMahon is the Major League Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Texas Rangers. He is currently in his 11th season with the Rangers’ Organization and 14th season in professional baseball. Eric grew up in Burlington, Vermont and obtained his bachelor’s degree in biology from St. Lawrence University,...