|Riverdogs Benjamin Gamel Swings Hot Bat, SOU Winner|
Monday, May 14th, 2012
Benjamin Gamel of Charleston was a smashing success this week, winning the Player of the Week Award in the South Atlantic League.
He hit everything the pitchers threw at him, hammering them for a .522 batting average, going 12 for 23 with 2 home runs, 8 RBIs and scoring 6 times.
Gamel is hitting .299 for the season with 4 home runs, 22 RBIs and 25 runs scored. He has 38 hits in 127 at-bats and played in 34 games.