Aby was raised in the heart of Dominican Republic.  Aby is the KMBA training lead and guides all training.

A quality program begins with a quality leader.  We have found that leader in Aby Valdez.    He completed his Bachelors in Physical Training and is certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association(NSCA) and holds a Sport Nutrition and Biochemistry Certificate, an Advanced Certificate I and II in Exercise Physiology,Biochemistry, Nutrition and Sports Supplement.  Aby brings 17 years of experience in physical training both in gym and baseball (individual and team) atmospheres.

Aby is our training lead and works closely with all trainers to ensure our program lives up to his high standards.

Athletic Trainer, Tigres de Licey, Santo Domingo 2010-2013

Responsible for physical training (gym and field), nutrition, physical rehabilitation in case of injury and massage therapy for:

  • Pedro Antonio Liriano- pitcher (previous MLB player)
  • Ramon Ortiz- pitcher (previous MLB player)

Athletic Trainer, Gigantes del Cibao, San Francisco de Macorís 2008-2009

Responsible for physical training (gym and field), nutrition, physical rehabilitation in case of injury and massage therapy for:

  • Antonio Bastardo- pitcher, current MLB player (trained 2008-2010)
  • Fabio Castro- pitcher, previous MLB player (trained 2007-2009)

Baseball Trainer, private:

  • Elniery Garcia-pitcher, AAA player(2011-current)
  • Francis Martes-pitcher, current MLB player, World series ring(2015-current)
  • Yordano Ventura-pitcher, MLB player, World series ring(trained 2015-2016)
  • Darian Gonzales- 2nd base, MLB prospect (trained 2015)
  • Carlos Orlando Leon- shortstop, MLB prospect (trained 2015)
  • Hector Olivera- 3rd base, current MLB player (trained 2015)
  • Jose Bautista- outfielder, current MLB player (trained 2013)
  • Merandy Gonzalez-pitcher, current AAA-MLB player(2014-current)
  • Yoenis Cespedes- outfielder, current MLB player (trained 2012)
  • Pedro Liriano- pitcher, previous MLB player (trained 2011)
  • Melkis Cabrera- outfielder, current MLB player (trained 2007)
  • Julio de la Cruz- pitcher, previous triple A player in USA (trained 2005-2007)
  • Ramon ortiz pitcher- previous MLB player, World series ring(trained 2001-2013)