James Peter Kottaras
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 165 lb.
- School Connors State College, Bradley University
- High School Milliken Mills High School
James Kottaras is the brother of major leaguer George Kottaras. James played second base for Canada in the 2008 World Junior Championship. He was picked by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 45th round of the 2008 amateur draft but did not sign. He hit .408/.505/.497 in junior college in 2009.