Date of Birth: 04/27/1991
Height: 5' 9" Weight: 200 lbs
College Experience: University of North Florida
Resides: Orlando, Florida
Corey Bass begins his second season with the ThunderBolts in 2017 and fifth season professionally. He originally joined the team as a free agent on December 7, 2015. He was a Frontier League all-star in his first season with the ThunderBolts and after getting picked up by the Marlins following 2016, he returned to the Bolts on June 29, 2017. Bass began his pro career when he was selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 20th round of the 2013 MLB Amateur Draft. He spent two years with the Phillies organization, rising to high-A in 2014. Bass playedin 2015 for the Amarillo Thunderheads in the American Association, catching in 75 games for them. He played four years of college ball at the University of North Florida, getting named to the All-Atlantic Sun Conference First Team his senior year. He had a career high in home runs (6) and RBIs (31) that same year. Bass attended University High School in Orlando, Florida.