Ben Gamel, acquired Wednesday, made his debut Friday with the Mariners by starting in right field and batting leadoff.
Ben Gamel, acquired Wednesday, made his debut Friday with the Mariners by starting in right field and batting leadoff. Ben VanHouten Ben VanHouten/Seattle Mariners
Ben Gamel, acquired Wednesday, made his debut Friday with the Mariners by starting in right field and batting leadoff. Ben VanHouten Ben VanHouten/Seattle Mariners
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About Bob Dutton

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Bob Dutton joined The News Tribune in 2013 after more than 25 years at the Kansas City Star, including the last 13 covering baseball and the Royals. He was the president of the Baseball Writers' Association of America in 2008 and serves on the committee that nominates players to the Hall of Fame.