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Born in Guacara, Venezuela, Montero is one of more than 200 players to make the majors from his home country. He signed with the Yankees as a 16-year-old, and was ranked the No. 38 prospect in baseball by Baseball America prior to the 2009 season, No. 4 prior to the 2010 season, and No. 3 prior to the 2011 season.(Credit: Getty Images)

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Get to know Jesus Montero

One of the top ranked prospects in baseball, Jesus Montero burst onto the scene with the Yankees in 2011. Get to know the catcher with these facts.
Compiled by Bobby Bonett

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