Dazmon Jaroid Cameron (born January 15, 1997) is a Major League Baseball outfielder for the Detroit Tigers in the United States.
He was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 2015 MLB draft after attending Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy in McDonough, Georgia. Cameron was sent to the Tigers by the Astros in 2017. Mike Cameron, his father, was a baseball player.
Cameron fractured his finger when he was struck by a pitch in July, ending his season after 19 games and a.271 average. For the start of the 2017 season, Cameron returned to Quad Cities.
Cameron began the 2016 season with the Class A Midwest League’s Quad Cities River Bandits. After batting.143 in 21 games with Quad Cities, he was sent to the Tri-City ValleyCats of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League.
Cameron injured his finger when he was struck by a pitch in July, ending his season after 19 games and a.271 batting average. For the start of the 2017 season, Cameron returned to Quad Cities.
Cameron debuted with the 2021 Detroit Tigers on June 10 and blasted his first big league home run the next night, a two-run shot against Chicago White Sox closer Liam Hendriks in the bottom of the ninth inning, tying the game and forcing extra innings. [requires citation]
Cameron stole a base against Yadier Molina in a game against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 23, making him and his father Mike the first father-son tandem to steal bases against Molina.