Joe Espada (born August 30, 1975) is a Puerto Rican professional baseball coach and former minor league player. He was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is the bench coach for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Espada was the third base coach for the Miami Marlins. He then joined the New York Yankees as a special assistant to General Manager Brian Cashmanin 2014. Prior to the 2015 season, Espada was named the Yankees’ third base coach. The Astros hired Espada after the 2017 season.