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Gamel Ready For More Of The Same

Gamel is down in the DR for the next two weeks

Ben Gamel hit .280 for the Gulf Coast League Yankees this past season, albeit in just seven games. He went to Instructs down in Tampa to get more at-bats and to begin his transition from centerfield to the corner outfield spots, and he says those two items are atop his agenda for Dominican Instructs as well.

"I feel like I improved a ton," Ben Gamel said after his first Instructional League camp. "I was struggling a little bit in the outfield but the coaches really helped me out with everything. I had fun. I didn't get to play too much this season so it was good for me to get at-bats." A centerfielder for Bishop Kenny High School before being drafted in the tenth round of the 2010 MLB Draft...

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