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Lorenzo Cain
AVG HR RBI
.268 11 30
Team: Kansas CityHt / Wt: 6-2 / 205 NFBC ADP: 133.53
Position: CFBorn: 4/13/1986 Birthplace: Valdosta, Georgia
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 17th Round by Brewers (2004)


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July 25 8:42 PM PT9:42 PM MT10:42 PM CT11:42 PM ET23:42 ET3:42 GMT11:42 8:42 PM MST10:42 PM EST11:12 PM VEN7:42 UAE (+1)10:42 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1. He ended the game with a .264 batting average.
July 24 8:49 PM PT9:49 PM MT10:49 PM CT11:49 PM ET23:49 ET3:49 GMT11:49 8:49 PM MST10:49 PM EST11:19 PM VEN7:49 UAE (+1)10:49 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 5 Monday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .267 batting average.
Analysis: Cain has gone 14 games without an RBI, going 10 for 50 in that span.
July 23 3:17 PM PT4:17 PM MT5:17 PM CT6:17 PM ET18:17 ET22:17 GMT6:17 3:17 PM MST5:17 PM EST5:47 PM VEN2:17 UAE (+1)5:17 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 0 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Chicago White Sox 5-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
July 23 9:06 AM PT10:06 AM MT11:06 AM CT12:06 PM ET12:06 ET16:06 GMT0:06 9:06 AM MST11:06 AM EST11:36 AM VEN20:06 UAE11:06 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Chicago White Sox 7-2. Cain scored once and stole a base. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
July 22 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET0:49 ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST12:19 AM VEN8:49 UAE11:49 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 Friday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-6. He ended the game with a .264 batting average.
July 21 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET0:32 ET4:32 GMT12:32 9:32 PM MST11:32 PM EST12:02 AM VEN8:32 UAE11:32 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Thursday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 16-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
July 20 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 with a double Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3. He ended the game with a .268 batting average.
July 19 9:04 AM PT10:04 AM MT11:04 AM CT12:04 PM ET12:04 ET16:04 GMT0:04 9:04 AM MST11:04 AM EST11:34 AM VEN20:04 UAE11:04 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 5 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Detroit Tigers 9-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .268 batting average.
July 18 9:08 PM PT10:08 PM MT11:08 PM CT12:08 AM ET0:08 ET4:08 GMT12:08 9:08 PM MST11:08 PM EST11:38 PM VEN8:08 UAE11:08 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Monday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Detroit Tigers 10-2. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
July 17 8:24 AM PT9:24 AM MT10:24 AM CT11:24 AM ET11:24 ET15:24 GMT23:24 8:24 AM MST10:24 AM EST10:54 AM VEN19:24 UAE10:24 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 with an RBI Sunday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3. He ended the game with a .271 batting average.
Analysis: Cain's hit and RBI were both gifts, as Shin Soo-Choo lost his relatively routine fly ball in the sun for what was ruled a single that drove in the game-winning run with two outs in the ninth inning. He's not in top form right now, having gone 5 for 34 (.147) with one extra-base hit over his last nine games.
July 15 8:57 PM PT9:57 PM MT10:57 PM CT11:57 PM ET23:57 ET3:57 GMT11:57 8:57 PM MST10:57 PM EST11:27 PM VEN7:57 UAE (+1)10:57 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Texas Rangers 1-0. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
July 14 8:25 PM PT9:25 PM MT10:25 PM CT11:25 PM ET23:25 ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST10:55 PM VEN7:25 UAE (+1)10:25 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 Friday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Texas Rangers 5-3. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
July 10 8:28 AM PT9:28 AM MT10:28 AM CT11:28 AM ET11:28 ET15:28 GMT23:28 8:28 AM MST10:28 AM EST10:58 AM VEN19:28 UAE10:28 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .274 batting average.
July 9 9:00 AM PT10:00 AM MT11:00 AM CT12:00 PM ET12:00 ET16:00 GMT0:00 9:00 AM MST11:00 AM EST11:30 AM VEN20:00 UAE11:00 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .275 batting average.
July 8 9:41 AM PT10:41 AM MT11:41 AM CT12:41 PM ET12:41 ET16:41 GMT0:41 9:41 AM MST11:41 AM EST12:11 PM VEN20:41 UAE11:41 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Friday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1. He ended the game with a .274 batting average.
July 6 8:46 AM PT9:46 AM MT10:46 AM CT11:46 AM ET11:46 ET15:46 GMT23:46 8:46 AM MST10:46 AM EST11:16 AM VEN19:46 UAE10:46 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 9-6. The homer was his 11th of the season. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .278 batting average.
Analysis: The Royals have three games at Dodger Stadium before the All-Star break, and Cain is slashing .367/.406/.700 with three homers and seven RBIs in seven interleague contests this season.
July 4 8:21 PM PT9:21 PM MT10:21 PM CT11:21 PM ET23:21 ET3:21 GMT11:21 8:21 PM MST10:21 PM EST10:51 PM VEN7:21 UAE (+1)10:21 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 5 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3. He ended the game with a .278 batting average.
July 4 10:21 AM PT11:21 AM MT12:21 PM CT1:21 PM ET13:21 ET17:21 GMT1:21 10:21 AM MST12:21 PM EST12:51 PM VEN21:21 UAE12:21 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 with an RBI Monday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Seattle Mariners 3-1. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
July 2 10:06 AM PT11:06 AM MT12:06 PM CT1:06 PM ET13:06 ET17:06 GMT1:06 10:06 AM MST12:06 PM EST12:36 PM VEN21:06 UAE12:06 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Minnesota Twins 10-5. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .286 batting average.
Analysis: Though he's gone 11 consecutive games without an RBI, Cain is batting .365 (23 for 63) with 14 runs scored in 17 games since June 14.
July 1 5:03 PM PT6:03 PM MT7:03 PM CT8:03 PM ET20:03 ET0:03 GMT8:03 5:03 PM MST7:03 PM EST7:33 PM VEN4:03 UAE (+1)7:03 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Minnesota Twins 11-6. Cain scored once and stole a base. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
June 30 8:41 PM PT9:41 PM MT10:41 PM CT11:41 PM ET23:41 ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST11:11 PM VEN7:41 UAE (+1)10:41 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Friday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 8-1. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
June 29 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET17:30 ET21:30 GMT5:30 2:30 PM MST4:30 PM EST5:00 PM VEN1:30 UAE (+1)4:30 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 Thursday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Detroit Tigers 7-3. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
Analysis: Cain had recorded three straight two-hit games.
June 29 9:06 PM PT10:06 PM MT11:06 PM CT12:06 AM ET0:06 ET4:06 GMT12:06 9:06 PM MST11:06 PM EST11:36 PM VEN8:06 UAE11:06 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 5 with a double Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Detroit Tigers 8-2. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .286 batting average.
Analysis: This was his third straight two-hit game.
June 27 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET22:48 ET2:48 GMT10:48 7:48 PM MST9:48 PM EST10:18 PM VEN6:48 UAE (+1)9:48 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .284 batting average.
June 26 10:19 AM PT11:19 AM MT12:19 PM CT1:19 PM ET13:19 ET17:19 GMT1:19 10:19 AM MST12:19 PM EST12:49 PM VEN21:19 UAE12:19 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2. He ended the game with a .280 batting average.
June 24 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2. He ended the game with a .277 batting average.
Analysis: After a hot stretch, Cain is just 1 for 13 over his last four games.
June 24 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET0:26 ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST11:56 PM VEN8:26 UAE11:26 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 with a double Friday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .281 batting average.
June 22 7:49 AM PT8:49 AM MT9:49 AM CT10:49 AM ET10:49 ET14:49 GMT22:49 7:49 AM MST9:49 AM EST10:19 AM VEN18:49 UAE9:49 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Boston Red Sox 6-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .282 batting average.
June 21 9:17 PM PT10:17 PM MT11:17 PM CT12:17 AM ET0:17 ET4:17 GMT12:17 9:17 PM MST11:17 PM EST11:47 PM VEN8:17 UAE11:17 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 2 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Boston Red Sox 8-3. He ended the game with a .285 batting average.
June 20 9:08 PM PT10:08 PM MT11:08 PM CT12:08 AM ET0:08 ET4:08 GMT12:08 9:08 PM MST11:08 PM EST11:38 PM VEN8:08 UAE11:08 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with an RBI Monday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Boston Red Sox 4-2. He ended the game with a .287 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is batting .404 (19 for 47) with seven home runs, 13 RBIs and 16 runs in his last 12 games.
June 18 6:54 PM PT7:54 PM MT8:54 PM CT9:54 PM ET21:54 ET1:54 GMT9:54 6:54 PM MST8:54 PM EST9:24 PM VEN5:54 UAE (+1)8:54 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 with a double Sunday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Los Angeles Angels 7-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .284 batting average.
Analysis: Cain had a double and hit .416 on the nine-game trip with 13 runs scored, six home runs and 11 RBIs.
June 18 9:57 AM PT10:57 AM MT11:57 AM CT12:57 PM ET12:57 ET16:57 GMT0:57 9:57 AM MST11:57 AM EST12:27 PM VEN20:57 UAE11:57 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 2 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Los Angeles Angels 9-0. Cain added two stolen bases. He ended the game with a .285 batting average.
Analysis: Cain has reached base safely in 10 straight games, posting a .410/.465/1.000 slash line with 12 RBIs and 15 runs.
June 17 10:58 AM PT11:58 AM MT12:58 PM CT1:58 PM ET13:58 ET17:58 GMT1:58 10:58 AM MST12:58 PM EST1:28 PM VEN21:58 UAE12:58 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 3 for 4 with two home runs and three RBIs Friday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-1. The homers were his ninth and 10th of the season. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
Analysis: Cain had a home run and an RBI single against Jesse Chavez, continuing the torrid pace he has been on since the start of the month. With three more hits, Cain is batting .368 (21-for-57) with eight homers, 16 RBIs and 18 runs scored in June.
June 16 12:17 PM PT1:17 PM MT2:17 PM CT3:17 PM ET15:17 ET19:17 GMT3:17 12:17 PM MST2:17 PM EST2:47 PM VEN23:17 UAE2:17 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 5 with a home run and an RBI Thursday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2. The homer was his eighth of the season. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .275 batting average.
Analysis: Cain has been swinging the bat well of late, going 12 for 33 (.364) with five home runs and nine RBIs over his last eight games.
June 14 4:19 PM PT5:19 PM MT6:19 PM CT7:19 PM ET19:19 ET23:19 GMT7:19 4:19 PM MST6:19 PM EST6:49 PM VEN3:19 UAE (+1)6:19 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 3 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals topped the San Francisco Giants 7-2. The homer was his seventh of the season. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is batting .333 with five homers, 12 RBIs and 14 runs in 12 games this month.
June 14 9:58 PM PT10:58 PM MT11:58 PM CT12:58 AM ET0:58 ET4:58 GMT12:58 9:58 PM MST11:58 PM EST12:28 AM VEN8:58 UAE11:58 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals topped the San Francisco Giants 8-1. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .264 batting average.
June 12 8:55 AM PT9:55 AM MT10:55 AM CT11:55 AM ET11:55 ET15:55 GMT23:55 8:55 AM MST10:55 AM EST11:25 AM VEN19:55 UAE10:55 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals topped the San Diego Padres 8-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
June 11 9:28 AM PT10:28 AM MT11:28 AM CT12:28 PM ET12:28 ET16:28 GMT0:28 9:28 AM MST11:28 AM EST11:58 AM VEN20:28 UAE11:28 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 3 for 5 with two home runs and five RBIs Saturday as the Kansas City Royals topped the San Diego Padres 12-6. The homers were his fifth and sixth of the season. Cain scored three times. He ended the game with a .269 batting average.
Analysis: Cain's grand slam was among his two home runs and led to five RBIs as Kansas City evened the series. He's 6 for 16 with three homers and six RBIs over his last four games.
June 10 10:07 AM PT11:07 AM MT12:07 PM CT1:07 PM ET13:07 ET17:07 GMT1:07 10:07 AM MST12:07 PM EST12:37 PM VEN21:07 UAE12:07 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Friday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the San Diego Padres 6-3. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .261 batting average.
Analysis: The Royals face Padres right-hander Miguel Diaz on Saturday, and Cain has a .298/.363/.422 slash line versus righties compared to .158/.284/.281 against left-handers.
June 9 10:27 AM PT11:27 AM MT12:27 PM CT1:27 PM ET13:27 ET17:27 GMT1:27 10:27 AM MST12:27 PM EST12:57 PM VEN21:27 UAE12:27 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 with a triple Thursday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Houston Astros 6-1. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .262 batting average.
Analysis: Cain broke up Lance McCullers' no-hit bid with a one-out triple in the seventh inning. The Royals are now set to begin a nine-game road trip, and Cain is batting just .198 on the road with four RBIs in 24 games.
June 8 8:50 AM PT9:50 AM MT10:50 AM CT11:50 AM ET11:50 ET15:50 GMT23:50 8:50 AM MST10:50 AM EST11:20 AM VEN19:50 UAE10:50 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 with a home run and an RBI Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Houston Astros 7-5. The homer was his fourth of the season. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .262 batting average.
June 7 9:25 PM PT10:25 PM MT11:25 PM CT12:25 AM ET0:25 ET4:25 GMT12:25 9:25 PM MST11:25 PM EST11:55 PM VEN8:25 UAE11:25 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 5 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Houston Astros 9-7. He ended the game with a .261 batting average.
June 6 6:48 AM PT7:48 AM MT8:48 AM CT9:48 AM ET9:48 ET13:48 GMT21:48 6:48 AM MST8:48 AM EST9:18 AM VEN17:48 UAE8:48 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Monday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Houston Astros 7-3. He ended the game with a .267 batting average.
June 4 5:17 PM PT6:17 PM MT7:17 PM CT8:17 PM ET20:17 ET0:17 GMT8:17 5:17 PM MST7:17 PM EST7:47 PM VEN4:17 UAE (+1)7:17 PM CT-Cain went 1 for 3 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Cleveland Indians 8-0. He ended the game with a .273 batting average.
Analysis: He's batting .333 in his last nine games.
June 3 2:55 PM PT3:55 PM MT4:55 PM CT5:55 PM ET17:55 ET21:55 GMT5:55 2:55 PM MST4:55 PM EST5:25 PM VEN1:55 UAE (+1)4:55 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 3 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs Saturday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Cleveland Indians 12-5. The homer was his third of the season. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is 5 for 8 with four RBIs and three runs scored in the first two games of this series.
June 2 8:53 PM PT9:53 PM MT10:53 PM CT11:53 PM ET23:53 ET3:53 GMT11:53 8:53 PM MST10:53 PM EST11:23 PM VEN7:53 UAE (+1)10:53 PM CT-Cain went 2 for 4 with an RBI Friday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 4-0. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .262 batting average.
June 1 8:48 AM PT9:48 AM MT10:48 AM CT11:48 AM ET11:48 ET15:48 GMT23:48 8:48 AM MST10:48 AM EST11:18 AM VEN19:48 UAE10:48 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 with a double Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Detroit Tigers 6-5. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .257 batting average.
May 31 9:31 AM PT10:31 AM MT11:31 AM CT12:31 PM ET12:31 ET16:31 GMT0:31 9:31 AM MST11:31 AM EST12:01 PM VEN20:31 UAE11:31 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 with a double Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Detroit Tigers 1-0. He ended the game with a .258 batting average.
May 30 9:04 AM PT10:04 AM MT11:04 AM CT12:04 PM ET12:04 ET16:04 GMT0:04 9:04 AM MST11:04 AM EST11:34 AM VEN20:04 UAE11:04 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Monday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Detroit Tigers 10-7. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .258 batting average.
May 29 8:47 AM PT9:47 AM MT10:47 AM CT11:47 AM ET11:47 ET15:47 GMT23:47 8:47 AM MST10:47 AM EST11:17 AM VEN19:47 UAE10:47 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Cleveland Indians 10-1. He ended the game with a .264 batting average.
May 27 5:04 PM PT6:04 PM MT7:04 PM CT8:04 PM ET20:04 ET0:04 GMT8:04 5:04 PM MST7:04 PM EST7:34 PM VEN4:04 UAE (+1)7:04 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Saturday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Cleveland Indians 5-2. He ended the game with a .263 batting average.
May 26 8:16 PM PT9:16 PM MT10:16 PM CT11:16 PM ET23:16 ET3:16 GMT11:16 8:16 PM MST10:16 PM EST10:46 PM VEN7:16 UAE (+1)10:16 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 5 with a double Friday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Cleveland Indians 6-4. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .263 batting average.
May 24 8:23 PM PT9:23 PM MT10:23 PM CT11:23 PM ET23:23 ET3:23 GMT11:23 8:23 PM MST10:23 PM EST10:53 PM VEN7:23 UAE (+1)10:23 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the New York Yankees 3-0. He ended the game with a .259 batting average.
May 23 7:14 PM PT8:14 PM MT9:14 PM CT10:14 PM ET22:14 ET2:14 GMT10:14 7:14 PM MST9:14 PM EST9:44 PM VEN6:14 UAE (+1)9:14 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 with a home run and an RBI Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 6-2. The homer was his second of the season. He ended the game with a .266 batting average.
May 22 6:59 PM PT7:59 PM MT8:59 PM CT9:59 PM ET21:59 ET1:59 GMT9:59 6:59 PM MST8:59 PM EST9:29 PM VEN5:59 UAE (+1)8:59 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Monday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the New York Yankees 4-2. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
Analysis: Cain was hitting over .300 just over a week ago, but his average has taken a nose-dive thanks to a 2-for-27 slump in which he hasn't generated an RBI or a run scored. He's also batting just .130 against left-handers, and the Yankees will start a southpaw in Jordan Montgomery on Tuesday.
May 22 10:35 AM PT11:35 AM MT12:35 PM CT1:35 PM ET13:35 ET17:35 GMT1:35 10:35 AM MST12:35 PM EST1:05 PM VEN21:35 UAE12:35 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Minnesota Twins 8-4. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
May 21 3:33 PM PT4:33 PM MT5:33 PM CT6:33 PM ET18:33 ET22:33 GMT6:33 3:33 PM MST5:33 PM EST6:03 PM VEN2:33 UAE (+1)5:33 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4. Cain added a stolen base. He ended the game with a .279 batting average.
May 20 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET0:11 ET4:11 GMT12:11 9:11 PM MST11:11 PM EST11:41 PM VEN8:11 UAE11:11 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 Friday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Minnesota Twins 4-3. He ended the game with a .287 batting average.
May 19 8:47 AM PT9:47 AM MT10:47 AM CT11:47 AM ET11:47 ET15:47 GMT23:47 8:47 AM MST10:47 AM EST11:17 AM VEN19:47 UAE10:47 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Thursday as the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 5-1. He ended the game with a .290 batting average.
Analysis: Cain played despite leaving in the fifth inning a day earlier with a sore wrist, but he went 0 for 10 in the three-game set against the Yankees.
May 18 8:14 AM PT9:14 AM MT10:14 AM CT11:14 AM ET11:14 ET15:14 GMT23:14 8:14 AM MST10:14 AM EST10:44 AM VEN19:14 UAE10:14 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 2 Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the New York Yankees 11-7. Cain added a stolen base. He ended the game with a .299 batting average.
Analysis: Cain left after five innings due to a jammed left wrist suffered in the fourth trying to make a sliding catch. Manager Ned Yost didn't seem to think it was anything serious, saying the Royals removed Cain from the game "as a precaution."
May 17 9:35 AM PT10:35 AM MT11:35 AM CT12:35 PM ET12:35 ET16:35 GMT0:35 9:35 AM MST11:35 AM EST12:05 PM VEN20:35 UAE11:35 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the New York Yankees 7-1. He ended the game with a .295 batting average.
May 14 4:34 PM PT5:34 PM MT6:34 PM CT7:34 PM ET19:34 ET23:34 GMT7:34 4:34 PM MST6:34 PM EST7:04 PM VEN3:34 UAE (+1)6:34 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 3 for 5 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-8. He ended the game with a .305 batting average.
Analysis: The Royals' most consistent offensive performer, Cain is batting .415 (17 for 41) while hitting safely in 10 of his last 11 games. Though the standout center fielder has just four RBIs during that stretch, he's stole four bases and scored eight times.
May 13 8:02 PM PT9:02 PM MT10:02 PM CT11:02 PM ET23:02 ET3:02 GMT11:02 8:02 PM MST10:02 PM EST10:32 PM VEN7:02 UAE (+1)10:02 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI Saturday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-3. He ended the game with a .293 batting average.
May 12 8:22 PM PT9:22 PM MT10:22 PM CT11:22 PM ET23:22 ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST10:52 PM VEN7:22 UAE (+1)10:22 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI Friday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Baltimore Orioles 3-2. Cain scored once and stole a base. He ended the game with a .292 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is 13 for 33 (.394) with three RBIs and eight runs in his last nine games.
May 10 7:34 PM PT8:34 PM MT9:34 PM CT10:34 PM ET22:34 ET2:34 GMT10:34 7:34 PM MST9:34 PM EST10:04 PM VEN6:34 UAE (+1)9:34 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 3 Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 12-1. He ended the game with a .284 batting average.
Analysis: Though he's produced just one homer and seven RBIs thus far, Cain is making a fantasy contribution by hitting .379 (11 for 29) with seven runs scored and three stolen bases over his last eight games.
May 10 12:54 PM PT1:54 PM MT2:54 PM CT3:54 PM ET15:54 ET19:54 GMT3:54 12:54 PM MST2:54 PM EST3:24 PM VEN23:54 UAE2:54 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Tampa Bay Rays 7-6. Cain scored once and stole a base. He ended the game with a .274 batting average.
May 8 8:25 PM PT9:25 PM MT10:25 PM CT11:25 PM ET23:25 ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST10:55 PM VEN7:25 UAE (+1)10:25 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 5 with an RBI Monday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3. Cain scored twice and stole a base. He ended the game with a .275 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is 8 for 22 with two doubles, a triple, two RBIs and six runs scored over his last six games.
May 7 4:24 PM PT5:24 PM MT6:24 PM CT7:24 PM ET19:24 ET23:24 GMT7:24 4:24 PM MST6:24 PM EST6:54 PM VEN3:24 UAE (+1)6:24 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 3 Sunday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Cleveland Indians 1-0. Cain added a stolen base. He ended the game with a .269 batting average.
May 6 5:05 PM PT6:05 PM MT7:05 PM CT8:05 PM ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 PM MST7:05 PM EST7:35 PM VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with a double Saturday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Cleveland Indians 3-1. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .277 batting average.
Analysis: Cain is 6 for 14 with two doubles, a triple, four runs and two walks over his last four games.
May 6 9:06 PM PT10:06 PM MT11:06 PM CT12:06 AM ET0:06 ET4:06 GMT12:06 9:06 PM MST11:06 PM EST11:36 PM VEN8:06 UAE11:06 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 Friday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1. He ended the game with a .268 batting average.
May 4 3:13 PM PT4:13 PM MT5:13 PM CT6:13 PM ET18:13 ET22:13 GMT6:13 3:13 PM MST5:13 PM EST5:43 PM VEN2:13 UAE (+1)5:13 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 3 with a double Thursday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Chicago White Sox 8-3. Cain scored twice. He ended the game with a .266 batting average.
May 4 9:25 AM PT10:25 AM MT11:25 AM CT12:25 PM ET12:25 ET16:25 GMT0:25 9:25 AM MST11:25 AM EST11:55 AM VEN20:25 UAE11:25 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with a triple and an RBI Wednesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 6-1. Cain scored once. He ended the game with a .264 batting average.
May 3 8:50 AM PT9:50 AM MT10:50 AM CT11:50 AM ET11:50 ET15:50 GMT23:50 8:50 AM MST10:50 AM EST11:20 AM VEN19:50 UAE10:50 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 4 Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Chicago White Sox 6-0. He ended the game with a .253 batting average.
Analysis: After getting off to an excellent start, Cain is falling in line with the rest of his struggling Kansas City teammates by going 2 for 27 over a seven-game stretch that's dropped his season average 80 points. The slumping outfielder could very well get back on track Wednesday, as he's 8 for 16 with five RBIs lifetime off Chicago starter Mike Pelfrey.
May 2 8:16 AM PT9:16 AM MT10:16 AM CT11:16 AM ET11:16 ET15:16 GMT23:16 8:16 AM MST10:16 AM EST10:46 AM VEN19:16 UAE10:16 AM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 0 for 2 Monday as the Kansas City Royals topped the Chicago White Sox 6-1. He ended the game with a .265 batting average.
Apr. 30 5:09 PM PT6:09 PM MT7:09 PM CT8:09 PM ET20:09 ET0:09 GMT8:09 5:09 PM MST7:09 PM EST7:39 PM VEN4:09 UAE (+1)7:09 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 5 with a home run and an RBI Sunday as the Kansas City Royals lost to the Minnesota Twins 7-5. The homer was his first of the season. He ended the game with a .272 batting average.
Analysis: Cain's homer Sunday was his first since Aug. 26. He's 2 for 21 in his last five games after hitting safely in 10 of his previous 11.
Apr. 29 2:05 PM PT3:05 PM MT4:05 PM CT5:05 PM ET17:05 ET21:05 GMT5:05 2:05 PM MST4:05 PM EST4:35 PM VEN1:05 UAE (+1)4:05 PM CT-Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 4 Friday as the Kansas City Royals fell to the Minnesota Twins 6-4. He ended the game with a .276 batting average.
Apr. 21 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-Cain stole his sixth base of the season while finishing 1 for 4 with a walk in Thursday's loss at Texas.
Analysis: Cain has now hit safely in 15 of the Royals' 18 games and leads the team with a .340 average and a .462 on-base percentage. Those numbers still haven't translated into great production in other categories, though, as he's recorded just three RBIs, five runs scored and three extra-base hits.
Apr. 19 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET0:11 ET4:11 GMT12:11 9:11 PM MST11:11 PM EST11:41 PM VEN8:11 UAE11:11 PM CT-One game after his five-game hitting streak was snapped, Cain bounced back with two more hits Tuesday against the Giants.
Analysis: Cain has hit safely in 11 of 13 games, going 16 for 45 (.356).
Apr. 16 5:01 PM PT6:01 PM MT7:01 PM CT8:01 PM ET20:01 ET0:01 GMT8:01 5:01 PM MST7:01 PM EST7:31 PM VEN4:01 UAE (+1)7:01 PM CT-Cain went 0 for 3 with a walk Sunday against the Angels, ending his five-game hitting streak.
Analysis: Sunday marked only the second time in 12 games that Cain failed to record a hit. He's batting .350 (14 for 40) with 11 walks for a .490 OBP.
Apr. 14 11:31 AM PT12:31 PM MT1:31 PM CT2:31 PM ET14:31 ET18:31 GMT2:31 11:31 AM MST1:31 PM EST2:01 PM VEN22:31 UAE1:31 PM CT-Cain stayed hot by going 2 for 3 with an RBI and a stolen base in the Royals' 3-1 win over Oakland on Thursday.
Analysis: Cain had three hits Wednesday and finished the three-game series 6 for 9 with two RBIs, two steals and three walks. The valuable center fielder currently sports a .345 average and a .513 on-base percentage while collecting four steals through the Royals' first nine games.
Apr. 13 1:57 PM PT2:57 PM MT3:57 PM CT4:57 PM ET16:57 ET20:57 GMT4:57 1:57 PM MST3:57 PM EST4:27 PM VEN0:57 UAE (+1)3:57 PM CT-Cain recorded his first multi-hit game of the season in Wednesday's loss to Oakland, in which he finished 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI.
Analysis: Like most of the Royals' hitters, Cain's bat had been mostly quiet during the season's early stages. He entered the contest 5 for 22 with one RBI, though he's been drawing walks at a high rate.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 Mil 43 147 17 45 11 1 1 13 9 28 7 1 .306 .348 .415
2011 KC 6 22 4 6 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .273 .304 .318
2012 KC 61 222 27 59 9 2 7 31 15 56 10 0 .266 .316 .419
2013 KC 115 399 54 100 21 3 4 46 33 90 14 6 .251 .310 .348
2014 KC 133 471 55 142 29 4 5 53 24 108 28 5 .301 .339 .412
2015 KC 140 551 101 169 34 6 16 72 37 98 28 6 .307 .361 .477
2016 KC 103 397 56 114 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408
2017 KC 97 366 57 98 16 2 11 30 38 70 16 0 .268 .338 .413
Career 698 2575 371 733 140 19 53 302 188 538 117 23 .285 .337 .416

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 KC Total 15 60 13 20 5 0 0 8 5 9 2 0 .333 .388 .417
    WC 1 6 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .500
    LDS 3 13 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .154 .143 .154
    LCS 4 15 5 8 2 0 0 1 2 3 1 0 .533 .588 .667
    WS 7 26 4 8 2 0 0 4 3 3 0 0 .308 .400 .385
2015 KC Total 16 62 11 16 2 0 1 11 11 14 6 1 .258 .365 .339
    LDS 5 20 5 5 1 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 .250 .318 .450
    LCS 6 20 3 6 0 0 0 5 5 3 2 1 .300 .423 .300
    WS 5 22 3 5 1 0 0 4 4 6 4 0 .227 .346 .273
Career 31 122 24 36 7 0 1 19 16 23 8 1 .295 .376 .377


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