Team Cal’s Korey Lee is a World Series Champion!
CARLSBAD, CA – 2016 Team California Alumnus C Korey Lee (Vista HS, California) has had an unbelievable ride for his Pro Career. The 2019 1st Round Pick for the Houston Astros out of the University of California, has been a fast riser through the minors. He played 64 games at low Single-A in 2019 after he was drafted and posted a slash line of .268/.359/.371. After no minor league season in 2020 (COVID), he returned in 2021 and played at three levels: high Single-A, Double-A and Triple-A, recording a combined .277/.340/.438 slash line and 11 home runs in 88 games. Korey originally was on the Houston Astro’s playoff taxi squad, and was added to the World Series Roster by Manager Dusty Baker after 1B Yuli Gurriel was injured in Game 5.