Asst. Athletic Trainer
Chris is entering his eighth season with the St Louis Cardinals major league staff, after 13 years in their minor league system. Chris spent time with five different affiliates, including the Memphis Redbirds, where he spent 7 seasons. During his minor league career, Chris was awarded the Eastern League Athletic Trainer of the year, as well as the Pacific Coast League Athletic Trainer of the year. Along with being a certified athletic trainer, he is a certified strength and conditioning specialist, a performance enhancement specialist, a corrective exercise specialist, and is currently working on advanced SFMA / FMS based treatment paradigms. Born an Irish citizen, Chris was naturalized as a United States Citizen on July 3, 2010. He and his wife Kristi, and two daughters Madelyn, and Cecelia reside in St Louis.