Joseph Melton Oliver (born July 24, 1965, in Memphis, Tennessee) is a former Major League Baseball catcher.
Drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 2nd round of the 1983 MLB Amateur Draft, Oliver would make his Major League Baseball debut with the Cincinnati Reds on July 15, 1989, and appear in his final game on October 6, 2001. Oliver was a member of the Cincinnati Reds team that defeated the Oakland Athletics in the 1990 World Series. He drove in Billy Bates from second base in Game 2 of that series with a hit off Dennis Eckersley to win the game and propel the Reds to the title.
Oliver now resides in Orlando, Florida and coaches a high school varsity baseball team at Bishop Moore Catholic High School. He and his wife Kim have 4 children; Dejai, Karrah, Gavin, and Lauryl.