Red Sox Designate Mike Cameron for Assignment After Hitting .149

Anthony EmersonAnalyst IJune 30, 2011

Mike Cameron
Mike CameronJim McIsaac/Getty Images

The Boston Red Sox designated Mike Cameron for assignment yesterday, ending his tenure in Boston. In 33 games this season, Cameron has hit .149 with three home runs, nine RBI and an OBP just .266. In his entire term with Boston, Cameron has hit seven home runs, 24 RBI, an average of .219 and an OBP of .285.

The Red Sox called up Yamaico Navarro from

Cleveland Indians manager Manny Acta told ESPNDeportes reporter Enrique Rojas that Cameron and Melvin Mora were "interesting" options. The Red Sox could trade Cameron, send him to the minors