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Shawn Camp | Relief Pitcher

Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Age / DOB:  (39) / 11/18/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: George Mason
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Shawn Camp has retired from baseball at age 39.
Camp told MLB.com's Carrie Muskat that he is looking for other baseball opportunities, like coaching or front office work. The right-hander posted a 4.41 ERA in 529 1/3 career major league innings. He pitched for the Blue Jays, Royals, Rays, Cubs, and Phillies. Mar 9 - 12:45 PM

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Phillies released RHP Shawn Camp.

The Phils needed to make room on the Triple-A Lehigh Valley roster for Jason Marquis. Camp allowed two runs over 3 1/3 frames for the big club this and posted a 3.79 ERA over 19 relief innings at Lehigh Valley. The 38-year-old should be able to land a minor league deal elsewhere.
Fri, Jun 27, 2014 06:03:00 PM

Phillies re-signed RHP Shawn Camp to a minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Camp elected free agency on May 9 after being outrighted off the Phillies' 40-man roster but is now back in the organization. He had allowed seven hits and two earned runs in 3 1/3 innings this season with Philly.
Mon, May 19, 2014 10:47:00 AM

Shawn Camp has elected free agency.

Camp had been outrighted off the Phillies' 40-man roster. The veteran reliever will now look to catch on elsewhere.
Fri, May 9, 2014 12:18:00 PM

Phillies sent RHP Shawn Camp outright to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Camp surrendered seven hits and two earned runs in 3 1/3 innings with the Phillies. The 38-year-old right-hander is now off the Phillies' 40-man roster.
Thu, May 8, 2014 12:01:00 PM

Phillies recalled RHP Shawn Camp from Triple-A Lehigh Valley

Camp takes the spot of Jonathan Pettibone on the active roster, who was demoted to Triple-A after a lousy start against the Rockies on Friday. The 38-year-old Camp appeared in five games in at Lehigh Valley, posting a 3.00 ERA, 2.00 WHIP and 4/3 K/BB ratio in six innings. He'll work in middle relief.
Sat, Apr 19, 2014 12:12:00 AM

Phillies reassigned RHP Shawn Camp to minor league camp.

Camp, a non-roster invitee this spring, allowed just one run with a 7/0 K/BB ratio over 8 1/3 innings during Grapefruit League action. However, it wasn't enough for him to win a bullpen spot.
Sat, Mar 29, 2014 11:54:00 AM

Phillies signed RHP Shawn Camp to a minor league contract.

The deal presumably includes a spring training invite. Camp, who turns 38 next week, owns a 4.40 ERA over 10 seasons in the majors and appeared in 26 games with the Cubs this past season. He'll compete for a bullpen spot.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 01:26:00 PM

Diamondbacks signed RHP Shawn Camp to a minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Reno.

Camp was released by the Cubs last week after posting a 7.04 ERA and 13/9 K/BB ratio over 23 innings this season. He pitched pretty well last year, though, and could join the D'Backs bullpen before long.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 09:14:00 PM

Cubs released RHP Shawn Camp.

Camp was designated for assignment by the Cubs last week after posting a 7.04 ERA and 13/9 K/BB ratio over 23 innings this season. It shouldn't take long for him to find a new home.
Tue, Jul 9, 2013 01:12:00 PM

Cubs designated RHP Shawn Camp for assignment.

Camp pitched well for the Cubs last season and entered this year as a setup man. He pitched terribly, though, perhaps in part because of his overuse last season, posting a 7.04 ERA over 26 appearances. Someone will take a shot on him as a middle reliever if he refuses an assignment to Triple-A.
Wed, Jul 3, 2013 06:19:00 PM

Cubs activated RHP Shawn Camp from the 15-day disabled list.

Camp missed just over three weeks while recovering from a toe injury. He returns to a 7.56 ERA and 12/6 K/BB ratio over 17 innings this season.
Sat, Jun 15, 2013 10:23:00 AM

Shawn Camp (toe) will begin a rehab assignment on Tuesday.

Camp will throw one inning on Tuesday and again on Friday before being re-evaluated. He should be activated over the weekend as long as he doesn't have a setback.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 08:54:00 PM

Shawn Camp (toe) will throw a bullpen session on Tuesday or Wednesday.

Camp has been out for a couple weeks with a sprained right big toe. He should be ready for activation soon as long as he avoids a setback.
Sun, Jun 2, 2013 12:04:00 PM

Cubs placed RHP Shawn Camp on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right big toe.

Rafael Dolis has been called up to replace him in the bullpen. Camp owns an ugly 7.56 ERA and 12/6 K/BB ratio across 16 2/3 innings of work this season.
Wed, May 22, 2013 03:40:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Carlos Ruiz
2Cameron Rupp
1B1Ryan Howard
2Darin Ruf
2B1Cesar Hernandez
2Chase Utley
3Andres Blanco
SS1Freddy Galvis
3B1Maikel Franco
LF1Cody Asche
CF1Odubel Herrera
RF1Domonic Brown
2Jeff Francoeur
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Aaron Harang
2Jerome Williams
3Aaron Nola
4Matt Harrison
5Adam Morgan
6David Buchanan
7Cliff Lee
8Jonathan Pettibone
9Chad Billingsley
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Ken Giles
2Justin De Fratus
3Luis Garcia
4Jeanmar Gomez
5Mario Hollands
6Elvis Araujo
7Hector Neris
8Dalier Hinojosa