Asst. Athletic Trainer
Eric Ortega enters his 5th season as an assistant athletic trainer for the Giants. Ortega previously spent two seasons as an athletic trainer for the triple-A Fresno Grizzlies. This year marks his ninth season overall within the Giants organization, as he worked with the Arizona squad in 2006-07, Augusta in 2008, and in double-A with Connecticut and Richmond from 2009-2011. In 2007 he was the athletic trainer for the World Team of the 2007 Futures Game, and in 2010 and 2011, he was an athletic trainer for the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League. He earned a B.S. in Kinesiology in 2005 at CSU Sacramento and is certified by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association (NATA). He and his wife, Alicia, and children, JJ, Jakobe, Jayla, and Alivia reside in Walnut Creek, Calif.