Tag Archives: Ben Gamel

Who’s hot on the farm; May 3rd edition

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This week on the farm there has been some major progress, in more ways than one. Abiatal Avelino was promoted from Low-A to High-A. Sadly, Angelo Gumbs was the main casualty from this move, being sent back to extended Spring Training. In a corresponding move, Ty McFarland has been activated and played ...

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Who’s hot on the farm? April 23rd edition

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Another week has gone by on the farm and there are several players making some noise in the early goings. There have also been several injuries. Ian Clarkin is out with elbow inflammation, Luis Torrens is out for the season with shoulder surgery, and Dan Camarena is also battling some elbow soreness. Ty Hensley is ...

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Report: Yankees release INF Mat Gamel

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Less than a week after signing a minor league deal, Mat Gamel is once again a free agent. According to MLBTradeRumors, the Yankees have released Gamel after signing him for infield depth. Gamel, 30, was attempting to make a comeback after missing the last two seasons with ACL tears. He spent most of his Major League ...

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BBDP Preview: Tampa Yankees

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The Tampa Yankees were dubbed the "team to watch" in the Yankees farm system by Baseball Prospectus. I can't say I agree, but nonetheless there are a number of players who will at least start the season at High-A Tampa who prospect enthusiasts will want to keep an eye on. Without further adieu, I bring ...

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BBDP: Yankees Top 10 Outfield Prospects

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Outfield prospects have not been a strong suit for the Yankees organization since Brett Gardner and Melky Cabrera were coming up. Now there is a new batch of prospects knocking on the door and the organizational depth at the position is actually pretty extraordinary. Hopefully, somewhere in there lies a replacement for Nick Swisher and Curtis Granderson. ...

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BBDP: Breakout candidate 2013: Where have you Ben all my life?

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BBDP Nickname: Gam-Gam The Basics: Name: Ben Gamel Age: 20 Draft: 10th round of the 2010 draft out of Bishop Kenny High School, Jacksonville, Florida Size: 5-foot-11, 190-pounds Bats: Left Throws: Left Best Tools: Hit tool, speed, patience Needs Work: Power, baserunning BBDP Ranking: 30 Young ball players often do not develop power until the reach the high minors. One of the most difficult things for ...

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BBDP April 7, 2012: Trenton Thunders their way to seven homeruns

BBDP MVP: Rob "R-Ly" LyerTriple-A Empire State L 0-4 vs Syracus. L: Manny Banuelos Francisco Cervelli: 0/4, K (.000). It's been a while since Cevelli has had an o-for streak this bad. Brandon Laird: 0/4, K Colin Curtis: 1/4 Manny Baneulos: 3.1 IP, 11 H, 4 ER, BB, 2 K, HR (10.8 ERA). Tough outing. Trenton: W 11-2 vs New ...

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List of Yankees 29 Signed Draft Picks

Via Chad Jennings of LoHud: 1 Culver, Cito 2 Gumbs, Angelo 3 Segedin, Robert 4 Williams, Mason 5 Kahnle, Thomas 6 Encinas, Gabe 7 ...

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