Braves Roster & Staff

Jose Yepez #99

Former Braves minor-league catcher José Yépez is in his fourth season on the Atlanta staff after joining the club as a bullpen catcher in May 2016...He began the 2016 campaign as a coach with the Class-A Rome Braves.

Yépez enjoyed a 15-year minor-league career, from 2001 to 2015, playing with the Braves for the final four years of his career.

Also played in Seattle's system after beginning his career in the Toronto organization.

A native of Carora, Venezuela, Yepez, 37, now resides in Clearwater, Fla., with his wife, Leanna and son, Jerek.