Full name CAMERON PRICE HILL...Single...Attended El Reno High School in Oklahoma, graduating in 2012...Pitched at Seminole State in 2013 and Redlands Community College (El Reno, OK) in 2014 at the collegiate level...Favorite players growing up were Derek Jeter, Mike Mussina and Pedro Martinez.
Made his debut at the Major League level in 2020, opening the season on the 30-man roster, making his debut on July 26 vs. Kansas City (scoreless inning)...Recorded his first save in his second appearance, July 28 vs. Chicago-AL (game 2), becoming just the fourth Cleveland pitcher since the save's inception in 1969 to post a save in either his first or second career outing (first since Vinnie Pestano in 2010)...Spent two stints at the ML level, July 24-August 31 and again from Sept. 11 thru the end of season...Was on the club's Wild Card Series roster vs. New York-AL, appearing in game 1 (2ER/2.0IP/2HR)...Recorded his first MLB win on Aug. 29 at St. Louis in relief of Triston McKenzie...Overall ML hitters hit just .175 (11- for-63), right-handed hitters hit .172 (5-for-29) and lefties hit .176 (6-for-34)...13 of his 18 outings were scoreless...Seven of his 11 earned runs allowed on the season came in just two outings (Aug. 11 vs. Cubs; Sept. 20 at DET)...Recorded 2 holds...Suffered a broken right wrist in offseason auto accident in Tulsa, OK (Nov. 30), that required surgery to repair a fractured lunate bone in the mid-carpel joint (Dr. Brian Chalkin)...Status for 2021 is unknown.
Season began on June 7 after missing the latter half of 2018 due to right elbow surgery...Appeared in seven games between Single-A Lake County and Mahoning Valley before being activated at AAA Columbus on July 1...Appeared in 21 Triple-A games to finish out the season, posting a 2.42 ERA over his first 18 appearances (6 ER/22.1 IP) before allowing 7 runs/ ER over his last three outings (2.1 IP)...Allowed three runs in 3.2 IP in the AAA postseason (3 G).
Season was limited to 16 relief appearances after opening the campaign on the Disabled List after suffering a forearm strain in Spring Training...Season began on 5/15 and was shutdown on 6/28 with continued elbow soreness...Underwent reconstructive elbow surgery in July.
Spent most of the year at AA Akron before making his final two appearances with the Columbus Clippers following Aug. 31 promotion...Over his last 13 appearances at Akron he posted an ERA of 1.42 (2ER/12.2IP)...Was named an Eastern League Midseason All-Star after posting a first half ERA of 2.66 in 25 outings (47.1IP, 39H, 14ER)...Finished tied for 7th in the EL in saves and tied for 10th in games pitched ...Limited left-handed batters to a .178 (16-90, 1HR) average against and EL batters hit .218 (12/55) off him with RISP.