• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Shawn Camp announces retirement

    Eleven-year veteran pitcher Shawn Camp announced his retirement Monday, MLB Trade Rumors reports. "I would like to thank all the great organizations I had the privilege to play for during my career," Camp said in a statement. "I also had the opportunity to play for some tremendous managers and coaches as well as play alongside some extraordinary teammates. I have been a part of professional baseball for the past 17 years and it's in my blood. As such, I'll be looking to pursue other opportunities within Major League Baseball in the future. Most importantly, as I transition to the next chapter, I will get to spend more time with my family who has supported me beyond belief over the past 17 years." Camp wraps up his career with a 29-33 record, 4.41 ERA, 403 strikeouts and 12 saves in 592 1/3 innings.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Shawn Camp returns to Philadelphia

    Phillies pitcher Shawn Camp has returned to the club on a minor-league deal. Camp was with the club earlier this year, but was granted his release. After not finding any offers elsewhere, he chose to re-sign with Philadelphia. In 3 1/3 innings in the majors, he posted a 5.40 ERA.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Shawn Camp elects free agency

    Phillies reliever Shawn Camp has elected free agency Friday. The club sent Camp down to the minors Thursday, but he refused the assignment. Camp posted a 5.40 ERA in three games with the club.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Shawn Camp down, Luis Garcia up for Phillies

    The Phillies have demoted reliever Shawn Camp to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and promoted fellow right-hander Luis Garcia. The 38-year-old Camp, who had been called up on April 18, gave up two earned runs on seven hits in just 3 1/3 innings.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Shawn Camp gets the call from Triple-A

    The Phillies recalled reliever Shawn Camp from Triple-A Lehigh Valley Friday, after the bullpen was thinned out in a 12-1 loss to the Rockies. Camp was one of the final cuts in the spring. Camp was a useful reliever as recently as two season ago, but posted an ugly 7.05 ERA in 26 appearances for the Cubs a year ago. Camp has a 3.00 ERA in six innings for Lehigh Valley this season.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Phillies send pair to Triple-A

    The Phillies have demoted shortstop Reid Brignac and pitcher Shawn Camp to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. Dropping the latter will at least lower the team's average age. Camp is 39 years old.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Phillies sign four to minor-league deals

    The Phillies have signed outfielders Clete Thomas and Leandro Castro and pitchers Shawn Camp and Cesar Jimenez to minor-league deals. Thomas hit .214/.290/.307 with four home runs and 13 RBI in 290 at-bats with the Twins in 2013. Castro hit .256/.280/.368 with eight home runs, 55 RBI and 20 stolen bases in 438 at-bats with Triple-A Lehigh Valley last season. Camp made 26 appearanecs with the Cubs last season, going 1-1 with a 7.04 ERA, 1.87 WHIP and 13:9 K:BB ratio in 23 innings. Jimenez made 19 appearances with the Phillies in 2013, going 1-1 with a 3.71 ERA, 1.41 WHIP and 11:10 K:BB ratio in 17 innings.

  • by Al Melchior | Data Analyst

    Phillies bring Shawn Camp in on minor league deal

    According to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman, the Phillies signed reliever Shawn Camp to a minor league deal Wednesday. Camp finished this season with the Diamondbacks' Triple-A affiliate in Reno, but he previously made 26 appearances with the Cubs, compiling a 7.04 ERA.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Diamondbacks sign Shawn Camp

    The Diamondbacks have signed Shawn Camp to a minor-league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Reno. He was 1-1 with a 7.04 ERA, 1.87 WHIP and 13:9 K:BB ratio in 23 innings with the Cubs before his release earlier in July.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Shawn Camp released after clearing waivers

    Cubs reliever Shawn Camp cleared waivers and was granted his release Tuesday. Camp was designated for assignment last week.