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Thursday, October 24, 2013
Agent: Mets prospect stung by scorpion*

By Adam Rubin

Mets outfield prospect Cory Vaughn, playing for the Scottsdale Scorpions in the Arizona Fall League, was bit in the leg by a scorpion, his agent tweeted.

Cory Vaughn @sugarfreeCV mauled by giant scorpion! #toughmofo #ouch!

— NW Sports Management (@NWSMG) October 24, 2013

This original tweet shortly before was deleted:

Cory Vaughn @cvSugarfree #Metsprospect on the shelf in the AFL with a scorpion bite! #ouch!

— NW Sports Management (@NWSMG) October 24, 2013

Vaughn is the son of ex-major leaguer Greg Vaughn.