Cam Gallagher is an American professional baseball catcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Gallagher attended Manheim Township High School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and was taken in the second round of the 2011 MLB draft by the Kansas City Royals. After the 2016 season, he was signed to the Royals’ 40-man roster.
Gallagher was added to the Royals’ 25-man roster on August 6, 2017, to replace Salvador Pérez, who was injured.
On the same day, he made his Major League Baseball debut against the Seattle Mariners in the second game of a doubleheader, getting his first MLB hit.
On August 14, 2017, against the Oakland Athletics, he hit his first major league home run, a grand slam.
Gallagher hit.206/.250/.302 with one home run and seven RBI in 63 at-bats with the Royals last season. Gallagher hit.238/.312/.365 in 45 games this season, setting career highs in home homers (3) and RBIs (12).
In the second half of 2020, Gallagher tested positive for COVID-19. Gallagher had a batting average with the Kansas City Royals in 2020. In 25 games, he hit 283 batters with one homer and three RBIs. He hit.250/.298/.330 in 112 at-bats in 2021, with one home run and seven RBIs.
Cam Gallagher Children: Does Cam Gallagher Have Any Kids?
Baseball pitcher, Cam Gallagher has no children.