Stephen Guy Vogt was born on November 1, 1984, he is an American professional baseball catcher for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He has previously played for the Tampa Bay Rays, Milwaukee Brewers, San Francisco Giants, Arizona Diamondbacks, and Atlanta Braves and was an MLB All-Star in 2015 and 2016. He was selected by Tampa Bay in the 12th round of the 2007 MLB draft.
The Tampa Bay Rays selected Vogt in the 12th round of the 2007 Major League Baseball draft, with the 365th overall selection. He spent the first few years of his minor league career in the Class A divisions of the Rays organization, starting with the Hudson Valley Renegades of the short-season New York–Penn League. He recorded his first professional hit during his 14th at-bat for the team, playing against the Brooklyn Cyclones.
On July 16, 2021, Vogt was traded to the Atlanta Braves in exchange for Mason Berne. On October 8, Vogt was designated for assignment by the Braves and outrighted to the Triple-A Gwinnett Stripers. Vogt won the 2021 World Series Championship as a member of the Braves
On March 24, 2022, Vogt signed a one-year contract to return to the Oakland Athletics. He was placed on the injured list on April 21 after spraining his right knee. Vogt returned from the injury list on May 7.
Stephen and Alyssa Vogt have three children: a daughter named Payton and two sons named Clark and Bennett. Payton was born in 2011, Clark in 2014, and Bennett in 2016.