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Detroit Tigers
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Tigers Host Education & Professional Betterment Meeting

The Detroit Tigers Sports Medicine Staff recently held a continuing education and professional betterment meeting in Lakeland, Florida. Throughout the three-day meeting, the group was introduced to, and certified in, Active…

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Improving Athlete Centered Care
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How to Improve Athlete-Centered Care

As an athletic trainer, you’re responsible for making tough calls in challenging circumstances. Coaches are eager for players to return to the field as quickly as possible, and athletes also…

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Baseball Inclusion
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America’s Pastime: A Truly Inclusive Sport

Pictured above: Mark O’Neal (Left) Cubs Medical Director and PBATS President with Brett Riegler (Right). Since its earliest days, baseball has been all about ability. If a player can get…

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The Yankee Way
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Learning The Yankee Way

WRITTEN BY: MANNY OZOA, MS, ATC MINOR LEAGUE ATHLETIC TRAINER, NEW YORK YANKEES When I became a certified Athletic Trainer, I always knew I wanted to work in the professional sport…

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Minor League Athletic Training
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In-Depth Look At Minor League Athletic Training

Original article source: bocatc.org (full link to article here). Aaron Hoback, ATC is an Athletic Trainer for a Triple-A Minor League Baseball team located in Colorado Springs, Colorado and affiliated…

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2018 Spring Training Seminar Review

Written for PBATS By: Corey Tremble, ATC 2018 PBATS Florida Seminar The 2018 Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society Florida Spring Seminar found its way to Tiger Town USA in beautiful…

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Recovery Modalities
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Recovery Modalities: An Update on the Science

By: Kimberly Stein, PhD, Gatorade Sports Science Institute Pick up a trade publication, walk through an expo at a conference, check out your Twitter feed—the latest and greatest recovery modalities…

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The Role Of Biologics in Sports Medicine

By: Matthew Lucero, ATC, LAT, Assistant Athletic Trainer, Texas Rangers, Keith Meister, MD, TMI Sports Medicine, and Rathna Nuti, MD, TMI Sports Medicine In recent years, regenerative medicine has grown…

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Baseball Finger Care
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Tricks of the Trade: Finger Care

By: Mark Vinson, MEd, ATC, CSCS, Assistant Athletic Trainer, Tampa Bay Rays Blisters One sports injury that is unique to baseball is a blister on a pitcher’s finger. Typically blisters…

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Richie Bancells
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In The Spotlight: Richie Bancells

Walking Away Having Done My Best By: Magie Lacambra, MEd, ATC, Gatorade Team Sports Manager Richie Bancells When the Baltimore Orioles began their Spring Training in Sarasota last month, they…

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