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Mo VaughnTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2003 MLB Years: 1991-2003
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Positions1B-1561, DH-178, CF-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMaurice Samuel Vaughn
Height6-1Weight268BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 15,1967 [50.341]PlaceNorwalk,Connecticut
High SchoolTrinity Pawling School (Pawling,NY)
CollegeSeton Hall University (South Orange,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$126,000Signing ScoutsMatt Sczesny
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1990-MLB-#76 ... 1990-BOS-#2 ... 1991-MLB-#10 ... 1991-BOS-#1
MLB DebutJune 27,1991 [23.195]
OrganizationsBOS [10] NYN [2] ANA [2] Awards9Awards Voting6-595
TBC Player ID342Retrosheet IDvaugm001MLBAM ID123678
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1988 United States National Baseball team ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2008
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power89Contact34XBH74RBIs90Runs38Hitting74Durability73Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987Seton HallCollegeFr-1b19531898481702890111442900000.429.536.9101.44617235233.402.481.767.59018.8812.450.6612.026.7543.21
1988Seton HallCollegeSo1b20491624975160147093471700000.463.584.8211.40513330209.466.358.685.59722.498.130.366.7011.5740.00
1989Seton HallCollegeJr1b214816548591311558133451700000.358.495.7211.21611929210.331.363.697.52521.438.100.387.1411.0049.15
1989New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-1b2173245286815083813254731130.278.350.437.78710723275.314.159.253.3539.0917.091.882.9130.6333.82
1990Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-1b2210838662114261227232448760220.295.374.539.91320849438.330.244.360.40310.0519.861.985.0217.5542.98
1991Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-1b23692343564100145021604430470.274.422.496.91811624301.278.222.483.40419.9314.620.734.6516.7137.50
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b2374219215712043221264320427.260.339.370.7098116251.301.110.233.32010.3617.131.651.5954.7528.07
1992Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-1b243914915426062810183500110.282.357.443.8006612168.330.161.289.36110.7120.831.943.5724.8328.57
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b241133554283162135733476730378.234.326.400.72614231408.252.166.299.32511.5216.421.433.1927.3137.35
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b25152539861603412910143791308072314.297.390.525.91528364633.339.228.377.39012.4820.541.654.5818.5940.00
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b2611139465122251268244571121002207.310.408.576.98422752463.372.266.411.41012.3124.191.965.6215.1542.62
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b2714055098165283391261146815014041717.300.388.575.96331670636.345.275.411.40610.6923.582.216.1314.1042.42
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b2816163511820729144143209515414081917.326.420.5831.00337074752.366.257.409.42312.6320.481.625.8514.4335.75
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b29141527911662403596228615412031710.315.420.560.98029559628.384.245.408.41813.6924.521.795.5715.0635.54
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos421b301546091072053124011500611448031313.337.402.591.99336073681.386.254.355.4218.9621.152.365.8715.2335.61
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana421b-dh31139524631472003310800541271103711.281.358.508.86626653592.311.227.330.3709.1221.452.355.5715.8836.05
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana421b321616149316731036117207918114051114.272.365.498.86330667712.326.226.358.36811.1025.422.295.0617.0640.12
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn421b3413948767126180267201591451002615.259.349.456.80522244558.314.197.316.35010.5725.992.464.6618.7334.92
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn421b35277910152031500142220122.190.323.329.65226596.218.139.316.29114.5822.921.573.1326.3333.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter15125532861162027010328106430187251429108045144135.293.383.523.90628946086410.338.230.364.00011.3122.291.975.1216.8737.53
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter289101414028857150188761472131218130.284.378.490.8684971081182.314.206.352.00012.4418.021.454.2320.2837.50
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2167691122204214215063122166907100.286.387.507.89439085907.313.221.384.00013.4518.301.364.6318.3138.64
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter73245286815083813254731130.278.350.437.78710723275.314.159.253.0009.0917.091.882.9130.6333.82
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter150516181215361572183371366300000.417.538.8221.36042494652.399.405.719.00020.869.660.468.749.0543.72
Boston Red Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1046382862811651991023075228175199547103411893.304.394.542.93620744394452.349.238.376.00011.6621.431.845.1716.6437.68
Anaheim Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3001138156314510692252013330825081825.276.362.503.8655721201304.319.227.345.00010.2023.622.325.2916.4938.22
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16656677141200298701731671203817.249.346.438.78424849654.300.189.316.00011.1625.542.294.4319.5234.75
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625939217429135114327815312051514.293.383.523.90631065687.338.230.364.00011.3122.291.975.1216.8737.53
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625687816132128105438211971470.284.378.490.86827961663.314.206.352.00012.4418.021.454.2320.2837.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos211B66--541451058596586.9838.88------7390.448.5
1990Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos221B99--828601177899888.9888.97------10891.767.8
1991Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos231B53--43224340459456.9938.60------6976.837.1
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos231B49--37826643410404.9858.24------7466.230.2
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23DH16---------------7421.69.9
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos241B38--36815832391383.98010.08------3997.426.6
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241B85--741571576813798.9829.39------11375.252.5
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24DH20---------------11317.712.3
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251B131--1110701610411961180.9879.01------15286.280.9
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH19---------------15212.511.7
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos261B106--8805710103947937.9898.84------11195.592.2
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26DH1---------------1110.90.9
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271B138--1262951112813681357.9929.83------14098.695.8
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27DH2---------------1401.41.4
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos281B146--1207741512312961281.9888.77------16190.790.1
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28DH15---------------1619.39.3
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B131--1088751411711771163.9888.88------14192.980.9
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29DH9---------------1416.45.6
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos301B142--117690129112781266.9918.92------15492.287.7
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30DH12---------------1547.87.4
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana311B72--58435362622619.9958.60------13951.844.4
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31DH70---------------13950.443.2
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana321B147-12651257681415613391325.9909.011.05-----16191.390.7
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32DH14---------------1618.78.6
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32CF1---------------1610.60.6
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn341B134-1124108547189511501132.9848.451.01-----13996.483.2
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn351B24241761798521192187.9747.791.06-----2788.914.9
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B13052425651094770213911191178811649.9888.934.54-----13050.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 10 season(s)-   DH178---------------1780.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B190--1628992214917491727.9879.09------1900.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B66--541451058596586.9838.88------660.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos21--66--------
1990Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22--99--------
1991Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23--53--------
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23--49-------16
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24--38--------
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24--85-------20
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25--131-------19
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26--106-------1
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27--138-------2
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28--146-------15
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29--131-------9
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30--142-------12
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31--72-------70
2000Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32--147----1--14
2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn34--134--------
2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn35--24--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB27314000000001700000.000.067.000.0670015.000.000.0716.6746.677.000.000.000.00
1998Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB30417372027001500000.412.444.8821.32615418.500.470.5295.5627.785.0011.118.5057.14
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs7313720270021200000.226.273.484.75715433.294.258.3236.0636.366.006.0615.5057.14

Awards [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (July 31-August 6)3
1996AL Player of the Month (May) ... American League Player of the Week (September 9-September 15) ... American League Player of the Week (April 29-May 5)3
1998Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (1B)1
1999American League Player of the Week (May 10-May 16)1
2000American League Player of the Week (May 8-May 14)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-04-04InjuredDisabled -- severe osteo-arthritis of the left knee 
2003-11-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-05-22InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2003-05-03InjuredDisabled -- chronic left knee problems 
2002-04-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-04-08InjuredDisabled -- small non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal on his right hand  
2001-12-27TradeTraded by Angels to Mets for Kevin Appier. 
2001-11-14InjuredActivated from DL 
1998-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1998-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1989Boston Red Sox-21126,000-------126,000Signing Bonus out of 1989 Draft (1st round - 23rd overall)
1991Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23100,000-62028-742,231100,000226,000
1992Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24165,000-5312534962,245109,000391,000
1993Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25290,000-4562150968,431109,000681,000
1994Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26675,000-3121566957,101109,0001,356,000
1995Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll272,775,000-129586++999,520109,0004,131,000
1996Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll285,400,000-27298++957,870109,0009,531,000
1997Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll296,350,000-24198++1,182,177150,00015,881,000
1998Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll306,650,000-22298++1,276,192170,00022,531,000
1999Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll317,166,666-27198++1,454,491200,00029,697,666
2000Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll3211,166,667-91100++1,394,248200,00040,864,333
2002New York MetsTeam Payroll3412,166,667-14199++2,011,045200,00053,031,000
2003New York MetsTeam Payroll3517,166,667-41100++2,163,527300,00070,197,667
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red