Who is Vaughn Grissom Dad? Is Vaughn Grissom related to Marquis Grissom?

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No, Marquis Grissom is not Vaughn Grissom Dad. Vaughn Grissom’s dad’s name is Anthony Grissom and his Mother is Elizabeth Grissom. Marquis is rumored to be the dad of Vaughn Grissom, only because they share the same Nickname. 

Vaughn Anthony Grissom, born on January 5, 2001, is a Second Baseman and Shortstop for the Boston Red Sox of MLB (Major League Baseball). Grissom made his MLB debut on August 10, 2022, for the Atlanta Braves. 

A lot of people have been asking if Marquis Grissom is the Actual Dad of Vaughn Grissom. In this post we will talk about this and who is Vaughn’s Real Parents. Further, we will learn the inspiring story of MLB Legend Marquis Grissom, and his struggle to become A shining player. 


Full Name Marquis Deon Grissom
Date of birthAugust 22, 1989
Age56 Years (As of 2024)
CityAtlant, Georgia, U.S
Height5’11 (1.80 meters)
Weight86 kg or 190 lbs
DebutAugust 22, 1989, for Montreal Expos

Who is Vaughn Grissom Dad?

Vaughn with his sister, father and mother Elizabeth
Vaughn with his sister, father, and mother Elizabeth

Vaughn Grissom is from Orlando, Florida, and is currently 23 years old.  He attended Paul J. Hagerty High School in Oviedo, Florida. Vaughn started playing baseball at his school, where he was Riley Greene. 

Vaughn Grissom’s Dad‘s name is Anthony Grissom and her Mother’s name is Elizabeth Taylor. He also has one sister, Jessie Grissom. His father is native to the U.S. and her mother is from Puerto Rico.  

Who is Marquis Grissom?

Marquis Deon Grissom, born on April 17, 1997, was an American Baseball Player, who played for the Montreal Expos, Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, Milwaukee Brewers, Los Angeles Dodgers, and San Francisco Giants.

He made his MLB debut on August 22, 1989, for the Montreal Expos and his last MLB appearance was July 31, 2005, for the San Francisco Giants. 

Inspiring Story Of Marquis Grissom?

Marquis is from Atlanta, Georgia. His parents are Marion (Father) and Julian Grissom(mother). 

He is the 2nd Youngest of 16 children. He was one of 15 children who survived infancy. He was raised in Red Oak, Georgia. Marquis and his family used to live in a house that his father built from scratch. His father used to work in an assembly line, at a Ford plant. 

Marquis Grissom is not the child who would get to practice baseball during his childhood. When he was 8 years old, he hit a policeman with a pebble, from a long distance. The policeman instead of getting angry was surprised how a child could hit him from such a long distance. He recognized his talent and saw a future baseball player in him and allowed him to play baseball. 

He joined Lakeshore High School in College Park and was offered scholarships in baseball, football, and track, and field.

He started his professional career by playing at Florida A&M University as a pitcher. He gave an outstanding performance and was named Outstanding Player of that season.

Marquis works at MGBA baseball as a coach

Marquis made his debut in MLB in 1989 for MONTREAL EXPO and his last appearance in MLB was in 2005 for San Francisco Giants. He is a former baseball player and at the moment works as a coach and trains kids for baseball. 

He shared many of his pictures on Instagram with the name MGBA where he is coaching kids and helping them become good players like him.

Age of Marquis Grissom

Marquis Grissom is 56 years old as of 2024. He is a former American baseball player. Marquis is often confused to be the father of Vaughn Grissom which is not true. It is because they share the common nickname ‘’Grissom’’ which is only a coincidence.

Net Worth of Marquis Grissom? 

As of the current moment, in 2024, Marquis’s Net Worth is estimated to be $ 1 Million. His sources of income include the baseball profession and Brand Endorsements. 

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