Professional Baseball Strength & Conditioning

Posts Tagged ‘strength coach’

San Francisco Giants Baseball Academy in the Dominican Republic Interview with Sergio Rojas  Latin American Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, San Francisco Giants PBSCCS: Where is the Giants Baseball Academy located? Rojas: The Giants facility, The Felipe Alou Baseball Academy, named in honor of Felipe Alou’s...

Terence Brannic, CSCS, RSCC Major League Head Strength and Conditioning Coach  Pittsburgh Pirates Terence Brannic is in his 10th year as a strength and conditioning coach and coordinator in professional baseball and his first as a Major League Strength and Conditioning Coach. His coaching career started in 2012 as a...

Interview with Former MLB Strength and Conditioning Coach Rick Slate – Marlins 1992-2001, Mets 2003-2010, Braves 2011-2017 In an attempt to help current and future PBSCCS members understand the evolution of the position of strength and conditioning coach in professional baseball, the PBSSC is posting interviews with...

Phil Falco just completed his 20th year working in the field of strength and conditioning in professional baseball. A native of Denville, NJ, Phil Graduated from Morris Knolls HS in Morris County, NJ where he earned three letters in football and baseball. After HS, he enrolled at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA...

There are a number of things that each organization in MLB could do to help improve the health, fitness, athleticism and performance of their most important commodity, the players. First, there should be a full-time, certified strength and conditioning coach at every level of professional baseball. As part an...

Chris Walter just completed his 16th year working in the field of strength and conditioning and his 16th year in professional baseball including the last 12 (2005-2016) with the Detroit Tigers. Prior to joining the Tigers, Chris spent four years (2001-2004) in the Indians’ organization. His first experience in...

This posting is the first in a 5-part series that discusses the development of the profession of strength and conditioning coach in professional baseball from its inception in 1976 to present day. This series which was originally published in Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball in 2014 is being reproduced on...