Andrew Vaughn (baseball)
|Chicago White Sox|
|Born: April 3, 1998|
Santa Rosa, California
|Career highlights and awards|
Vaughn attended Maria Carrillo High School in Santa Rosa, California. He enrolled at the University of California to play college baseball for the California Golden Bears. As a freshman, Vaughn played first base and made ten appearances as a pitcher. He hit 12 home runs and won the Pac-12 Conference Freshman of the Year Award. He played collegiate summer baseball in 2017 for the Victoria HarbourCats of the West Coast League. As a sophomore in 2018, Vaughn hit 23 home runs with a .402 batting average. Perfect Game/Rawlings named him their National Player of the Year, and he won the Pac-12 Conference Baseball Player of the Year Award and Golden Spikes Award. In 2018, his junior year, he hit .381 with 15 home runs and fifty RBIs in 52 games.
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