MLB

Lorenzo Cain #6 - CF/RF

Kansas City

  • Age: 28
  • DOB: 1986/04/13
  • POB: Valdosta, GA
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 205lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 4
  • Drafted by Milwaukee in 2004 (17th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Cain is cold (.200 in last 10AB).
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date1033654110924334119872033.299.336.405.741
On Pace1344755314231445325113264-.299.336.405.741

Scouting Report

AssetsIs quite toolsy and athletic. Plays good defense in the field and boasts a good power/speed package at bat. His athleticism is a major plus.
FlawsIs inconsistent, especially at the plate. Needs more work on his walk/strikeout ratio in order to maximize his offensive production.
Career potentialInconsistent, toolsy outfielder with a little upside.

Honours and Awards

2006South Atlantic League (A) - All-Star Team
2005Arizona League (R) - Most Valuable Player
2005Arizona League (R) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/05/05Missed 17 games (strained left groin).
2014/04/17Strained left groin, 15-day DL.
2014/02/27Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2013/09/05Missed 27 games (strained left oblique).
2013/09/04Strained left oblique, day-to-day.
2013/09/04Missed 26 games (strained left oblique).
2013/08/10Strained left oblique, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 9th, 2013).
2013/08/01Missed 3 games (right groin).
2013/07/28Right groin, day-to-day.
2013/02/20Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2012/10/03Missed the last 19 regular season games (strained right hamstring).
2012/09/14Strained right hamstring, remainder of the regular season.
2012/07/09Missed 79 games (strained left groin).
2012/06/22Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (strained left groin).
2012/04/12Strained left groin, 15-day DL.
2012/04/11Strained left groin, day-to-day.
2012/02/18Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2011/09/20Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
2011/03/27Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2011/02/22Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2010/12/19Acquired from the Milwaukee Brewers.
2010/08/06Recalled from Nashville (AAA).
2010/07/22Optioned to Nashville (AAA).
2010/07/16Recalled from Nashville (AAA).
2010/03/21Optioned to Nashville (AAA).
2010/02/24Re-signed by the Milwaukee Brewers to a one-year contract.
2009/11/18Contract purchased from Huntsville (AA).

Trades

2010/12/19Kansas City Royals traded Zack Greinke, Yuniesky Betancourt, and cash to the Milwaukee Brewers for Alcides Escobar, Lorenzo Cain, Jake Odorizzi and Jeremy Jeffress.
2004/06/07Drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 17th round (496th overall) in 2004.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014Kansas CityAL1033654110924334119872033.299.336.405.741
2013Kansas CityAL1153995410021344633901463.251.310.348.658
2012Kansas CityAL6122227599273115561004.266.316.419.735
2012OmahaAAA7284930162400-.321.355.536.891
2012NW ArkansasAA7244510110600-.208.208.375.583
2011Kansas CityAL62246100114000.273.304.318.622
2011OmahaAAA12848784152287168140102166-.312.380.497.877
2010MilwaukeeNL43147174511111392871-.306.348.415.763
2010NashvilleAAA228713265309111751-.299.384.425.809
2010HuntsvilleAA622444579663183452212-.324.409.434.843
2009HuntsvilleAA421451731604151035331.214.277.338.615
2009WisconsinA15523104003915000.192.311.269.580
2009AZL BrewersR3914100110000.444.455.5561.011
2008NashvilleAAA61903000236000.158.273.158.431
2008HuntsvilleAA401482141954171941620.277.363.486.849
2008Brevard CountyA80317509122474129681942.287.358.448.806
2007Brevard CountyA1264826713321324437972497.276.338.344.682
2006West VirginiaA13252791162364660581043411-.307.384.425.809
2005AZL BrewersR50205457318553720321231.356.418.566.984
2005HelenaR62445000116000.208.321.208.529
TotalMLB32811551433196691513277265511010.276.324.388.712
TotalAL2851008126274558141196823744910.272.320.384.704
TotalNL43147174511111392871-.306.348.415.763
TotalAAA16362110119036101798561292170.306.376.478.854
TotalAA1515618715622111251631343071.278.355.421.776
TotalA353137821139683111514813328477249.287.360.396.756
TotalR59238508219553922381231.345.410.529.939

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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