33 minutes | Jul 2, 2020

1986 Helena Gold Sock and 4-Time MLB All-Star Greg Vaughn

In this episode, host David Graf interviews 1986 Helena Gold Sock, 15-year MLB veteran, and 4-time MLB All-Star selection Greg Vaughn. After being drafted four times already, Vaughn finally left college when he was selected a fifth time. It was 4th overall by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 1986 MLB June Draft-Secondary Phase out of the University of Miami. Vaughn hit .291/.363/.543 and clubbed 16 home runs and 13 doubles. He also added 54 RBIs and 23 stolen bases in 66 games for the Helena Gold Sox.Vaughn talked about how he decided to become a baseball player to prove people wrong, how much fun he had playing in Helena, and his overshadowed 50-homer season for the San Diego Padres in 1998.The next episode featuring 2010 Ogden Raptor and 5-year MLB veteran Shawn Tolleson will be released on Tuesday, July 7th.Please rate, review, and subscribe to the podcast to help other baseball fans find the podcast! Donate at the link in the description below, or you can Venmo @davidgraf.You can follow David and Greg on Twitter:@mrdavidgraf@gregvaughn23You can follow David and Greg on Instagram:@davidgraf@gregvaughn23Shoutout Turntkenny on the music! Check him out on Tik Tok @turntkenny and Instagram @sometimes_turnt!Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/the-pioneer-league-podcast/donations
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