Full Name: Cory Vaughn
Birthplace: Carmichael, CA
College: San Diego St.
Height: 6′ 3″
Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 43rd round of the 2007 MLB June Amateur Draft and the New York Mets in the 4th round of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft. The son of former Major Leaguer, Greg Vaughn.
I remember watching Greg Vaughn and being impressed by the 6’0” husky OF who had a nice power stroke and a very good MLB career with a run at an MVP title one year. When I look at Vaughn’s son Cory… I see… well… Cory is three inches taller, looks a whole lot leaner and fast. Though, in the end… the stats don’t look like they’ll wind up that different.
This spring has been a bit of a coming out party for Cory, who has shown off his impressive hitting abilities with a lot of power in a small sampling of games. For those not familiar with Vaughn, he’s currently a corner outfielder with the solid range it takes to cut it in center. I do n