Benjamin Joseph Gamel (born May 17, 1992) is an outfielder in Major League Baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He has played for the New York Yankees, Seattle Mariners, Milwaukee Brewers, and Cleveland Indians in the Major League Baseball (MLB).
In exchange for minor league pitchers Jio Orozco and Juan De Paula, the Seattle Mariners acquired Gamel from the New York Yankees on August 31, 2016. Gamel hit.275/.323/.413 with 11 home runs and 59 RBI in 509 at-bats for Seattle in 2017. Over 257 at-bats in 101 games for the Mariners in 2018, Gamel hit.272/.358/.370 with one homer and 19 RBI.
Gamel and Noah Zavolas were dealt to the Milwaukee Brewers on December 21, 2018, in exchange for Domingo Santana.
Gamel hit.248/.337/.373 with seven home runs and 33 RBI in 311 at-bats for the Brewers in 2019. In 114 at-bats, Gamel hit.237/.315/.404 with three home runs and ten RBI in 40 games in 2020. Gamel became a free agent after the Brewers declined to contract him on December 2, 2020.
Gamel signed a minor league deal with the Cleveland Indians organization on February 11, 2021, which included a Spring Training invitation. On March 27, 2021, the Indians chose Gamel for a contract. On May 5, 2021, Gamel was reassigned.
The Pittsburgh Pirates picked up Gamel off waivers on May 9, 2021. Gamel hit.255/.352/.399 with eight home runs and 26 RBIs in 111 games with the Pirates.
Ben Gamel Children: Does Ben Gamel Have Kids?
Ben Gamel Children: Does Ben Gamel Have Kids? It is believed that the outfielder and his wife Lauren welcomed their first child in March 2022. It is also said that the name of their daughter is Delilah.
Aside from her name, not much information is known about her.