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Gamel Hoping To Make Late Impact

Gamel has just three hits against lefties in AA

TRENTON, NJ - With the end of the season rapidly approaching and the Trenton Thunder fighting for a playoff spot, outfielder Ben Gamel is hoping to improve the team's chances of solidifying that playoff berth, despite only being called up on August 15.

"I was very excited when I got that call," Gamel said in reference to his promotion to Double-A. "I know these guys are in a tight race, so myself, Mason, Bryan, and Scottie are just trying to help the team win it." To go along with Mason Williams, Scottie Allen, and Bryan Mitchell, Gamel is ready for the final stretch. After playing the majority of this season in Tampa where he batted .27... Recommended Stories