Head Athletic Trainer
Steve Baumann, 38, enters his 1st season as Head Athletic Trainer and 12th season overall with the Cincinnati Reds. He spent the previous 11 seasons as Assistant Athletic Trainer. Baumann joined the Reds organization in 2000 as the Athletic Trainer at Rookie Level Billings. After 3 seasons in Billings, Steve was promoted to AA Chattanooga for the 2003 season and moved on to AAA Louisville for the 2004 season. Following the 2004 season, Steve was an Athletic Trainer in the Arizona Fall League. While pursuing his degree in Health Promotion and Education from the University of Cincinnati, Steve was an intern for the Reds during the 1999 season. He is a member of the NATA and the Ohio Athletic Trainers Association and Greater Cincinnati Athletic Trainers Association. Steve, his wife Rachel, and children Andrew and Natalie reside in Cincinnati year-round.