Assistant Athletic Trainer
Aaron Hoback, 39, enters his 2nd season as an assistant athletic trainer with the Philadelphia Phillies. Prior to being named to his current position, Aaron spent the previous 13 sea- sons in the Milwaukee Brewers organization after working as the athletic trainer with the Rookie Level Helena Brewers (2007-08), Low-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (2009), Double-A Huntsville Stars (2010-12), Triple-A Nashville Sounds (2013-2014), Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox (2015-2018), and Triple-A San Antonio Missions (2019). Aaron graduated from Western Illinois University in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology. He served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for the Wichita State baseball team in 2006 and also served as an intern athletic trainer with the St. Louis Cardinals (2004 & 2005) and the St. Louis Rams (2004). He is certified as an Athletic Trainer, Corrective Exercise Specialist & Performance Enhancement Specialist (National Academy of Sports Medicine), Fascial Distortion Model (total body), Certified Kinesiotape Practitioner, Functional Range Release (UE), and Level 1 MovNat instructor. Aaron was born in Springfield, Mo., and resides in Maryville, IL with his wife Kathryn and son Wesley.