Kevin Cameron (baseball)

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Kevin Cameron
Estes Cameron Germano.jpg
Cameron (center) with fellow Padres pitchers Shawn Estes and Justin Germano, in 2008
Relief pitcher
Born: (1979-12-15) December 15, 1979 (age 37)
Joliet, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 5, 2007, for the San Diego Padres
Last MLB appearance
June 1, 2009, for the Oakland Athletics
MLB statistics
Win-Loss 2-0
Earned run average 3.02
Strikeouts 70

Kevin John Cameron (born December 15, 1979) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.

Early life[edit]

Cameron is a graduate of Joliet Catholic High School. Cameron played for the Georgia Tech baseball team.[1]

Baseball career[edit]

He was acquired by the San Diego Padres from the Minnesota Twins as a Rule 5 Draft choice. Cameron made his major league debut on April 5, 2007. His first season was exceptional serving as a middle reliever; he logged 58 innings over 48 appearances with a 2.79 ERA.

On December 1, 2008, Cameron signed a contract with the Oakland Athletics and was invited to spring training.[2]

He was granted free agency on October 15, 2009. On January 11, 2010 Cameron signed a contract with the San Francisco Giants but never played a game for the team.


  1. ^ "Kevin Cameron". Archived from the original on 2006-03-19. Retrieved 2007-09-16. 
  2. ^ A's agree to terms with four players on Minor League deals

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