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6 Lorenzo Cain CF
Height/Weight: 6-2/205 | Birthdate: 4/13/1986 | Birthplace: Valdosta, GA | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Kansas City | College: Tallahasee CC FL | MLB Experience: 5 | Salary: $503,175 | Owned/Started%: 45/37 | Average Draft Position: 290.48
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Lorenzo Cain on roll for Royals


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(9/18/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain merely accentuated a strong stretch Wednesday night against Chicago, when he blasted a three-run homer off super southpaw Chris Sale and added two more hits.

Cain has hit so well that he has been moved to the third spot in the lineup. He has hit safely in seven of his last eight games with 12 hits in 32 at-bats during that run. Cain has eight RBI and seven runs scored in his last 10 games, sweetening his stat line on the season to .298/.337/.413. He has also contributed 25 stolen bases.


Lorenzo Cain getting day off against Twins


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2014) Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain is set to sit Wednesday in Minnesota. Jarrod Dyson will man the position instead.

Cain, who has received periodic days off, has been all-or-nothing recently with four milti-hit games and four hitless performances in his last eight games. He boasts a strong stat line of .309/.345/.432.


Lorenzo Cain knocks three doubles in win Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain went 4 for 5 with three doubles and two RBI in his team's 5-4 win over the Angels Sunday.

Cain knocked in both runs during a four-run fourth inning, and he now has multihit performances in four of his last six games. Cain's recent hot stretch gives him a .322/.358/.450 line with three home runs, 35 RBI and seven stolen bases in 211 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain homers, steals base Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/25/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with a home run and a stolen base in his team's 5-4 loss to the Dodgers Wednesday.

Cain led off the bottom of the first inning with a solo home run, and he was able to tie the game in the fifth by scoring a run on a groundout. He has hit .311/.351/.423 with three home runs, 32 RBI and seven stolen bases in 196 at-bats.


Royals sitting Lorenzo Cain on Saturday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/21/2014) It seems only the bench can cool off Royals right fielder Lorenzo Cain - and that is his situation Saturday. He is out of the lineup for the game against Seattle as Justin Maxwell is set to start in his place.

Cain has eight hits in his last 18 at-bats and has maintained a plus-.300 batting average since April 12.


Lorenzo Cain solid for a struggling offense


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/7/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain hasn't been tearing it up recently, but he has been a positive contributor or a greatly dormant offense.

Cain has hit safetly in eight of his last 10 games batting mostly seventh in a lineup desperately lacking production. He has just four hits in his last 20 at-bats, but three of those hits drove in runs. He has maintained a strong .319 batting average.


Lorenzo Cain gets a rest Saturday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was not in the team's starting lineup Saturday against the Blue Jays.

It's a normal day of rest for Cain. He's been spectacular this season, hitting .339 in 118 at-bats. He'll likely return to the lineup Sunday.


Lorenzo Cain remains hot with three-hit game in Toronto


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2014) Lorenzo Cain continued planting the seeds in fulfilling his potential for the Royals with another strong performance Friday night in Toronto.

Cain slammed RBI singles in the second and sixth innings, then capped his big game with a 423-foot blast in the eighth to give him his first four-RBI game since Independence Day in 2013.

The performance lifted his batting average to .339. Cain has smacked three hits or more in three of his last six games and is batting .480 during that stretch.


Lorenzo Cain gets a rest Wednesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(5/28/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was not in the team's starting lineup Wednesday.

Cain is receiving a normal day off. Through 110 at-bats, Cain is hitting .327/.375/.400. He should return to action Thursday.


Lorenzo Cain collects four hits in loss Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain went 4 for 4 with an RBI and a stolen base in his team's 9-2 loss to the Astros Monday.

Cain boosted his line with his second four-hit game of the month, and four of his six stolen bases have come this month. He has hit .327/.376/.402 with one home run and 15 RBI in 107 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain beginning to realize potential


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5/23/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain could be on the verge of realizing the potential promised for him upon his arrival in the big leagues in 2010.

Cain, who was a disappointment when given the opportunity to play the last two seasons, has been anything but since returning to the lineup in early May after recovering from a strained groin.

He has been especially consistent and productive recently. He has hit safely in seven of his last eight games with four runs and six RBI. Cain has moved up from eighth to sixth or seventh in the lineup and now owns a stat line of .311/.364/.389.


Lorenzo Cain knocks first home run Tuesday vs. Rockies


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/13/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain went 1 for 2 with two walks and his first home run of the season in his team's 5-1 win over the Rockies Tuesday.

Cain smashed a two-run home run in the fourth inning to break a 1-1 tie, and it was all the scoring the Royals would need, though they did tack on a couple more insurance runs. Cain was just 2 for 17 since returning with a four-hit performance on May 5 going into Tuesday. He has hit .318/.370/.409 with nine RBI in 66 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain totals four hits in return from DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/6/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was outstanding in his first start off the disabled list Monday against the Padres. Cain totaled four hits, including his third double, in five at-bats during a 6-5 loss.

Cain has totaled five multi-hit games in 13 appearances this season. He's batting .383 with a .447 slugging percentage and .855 OPS.


Lorenzo Cain activated from DL


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(5/5/2014) Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain (groin) was activated from the disabled list and will be in uniform Monday night at San Diego, the team announced. He was hitting .333 with five RBI in 42 at-bats before going on the DL.

Lorenzo Cain held without a hit in rehab debut


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/3/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain (groin) began a minor-league rehab assignment on Friday for Triple-A Omaha. Cain served as a designated hitter and was held without a hit in his first four at-bats. He will likely need 16 more at-bats before he is back from the disabled list.

Lorenzo Cain expects to begin rehab assignment Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/1/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain expects to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Omaha Friday, the Kansas City Star reports.

Cain said he should need about 20 at-bats before returning to the majors, which could put him back with the Royals near the end of next week. Recovering from a strained groin, Cain has hit .333/.364/.381 with two stolen bases in 42 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain very close to beginning rehab assignment


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/30/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain said Wednesday he has no lingering discomfort in his strained groin and it's "very possible" he begins a rehab assignment this weekend, per The Kansas City Star.

"I haven’t felt anything [for a while] now," Cain said. "As long as I stay like that, it should be ready to go."


Rain puts delay on Lorenzo Cain's recovery


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/29/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is expected to go out on a minor-league rehab assignment in the next few days, but the team wants him to get a full workout in beforehand.

That was supposed to happen Tuesday, but rain and wet field conditions in Kansas City kept him off the field. He is working his way back from a groin strain, which has kept him off the field since April 16.

"Today was supposed to be a full day for me as far as a workout, but the rain kind of messed that up," Cain said. "But I've been hitting in the cage, I've been doing baserunning while the guys were on the road. I just kind of wanted to get on the field and really, really test it out with cuts and all the outfield drills. But, as of right now, I'm feeling pretty good."


Lorenzo Cain on track to return this week


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/28/2014) Royals general manager Dayton Moore said "if everything goes to script," the team expects outfielder Lorenzo Cain (groin) to make his return from the disabled list this week, per The Kansas City Star.

Lorenzo Cain '60 percent better'


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/25/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is making progress in his recovery from a groin strain, taking part in baseball activities in recent days, though manager Ned Yost told MLB.com he is not close to returning yet.

"[He's] feeling better," manager Ned Yost's said. "He came out and hit on the field today and did some agility stuff. He felt it a little bit, but he's about 60 percent better."

Cain is eligible to come back from the disabled list Thursday, but might need more time than that. 


Lorenzo Cain placed on 15-day DL


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/17/2014) As expected, the Royals placed outfielder Lorenzo Cain on the 15-day disabled list because of a groin strain on Thursday, the team announced. Cain was removed from Wednesday's contest with the injury. He is hitting .333 (14 for 42) with five RBI in 12 games.

Lorenzo Cain day-to-day with groin strain


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(4/17/2014) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is day-to-day with a groin strain, according to the Kansas City Star

Cain was able to play Wednesday, but was removed from the game in extra innings due to the injury. He finished the game 1 for 4, with one run scored and one RBI.


Royals announce opening day lineup


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/30/2014) The Royals released their lineup for opening day against the Tigers. Right fielder Norichika Aoki will hit leadoff, and he will be followed by second baseman Omar Infante, first baseman Eric Hosmer, DH Billy Butler, left fielder Alex Gordon, catcher Salvador Perez, third baseman Mike Moustakas, center fielder Lorenzo Cain and shortstop Alcides Escobar.

American League Gold Glove finalists announced


by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer
(10/25/2013) The finalists for the 2013 Rawlings Gold Glove awards were announced on Friday, with three players at each position. The awards honor the league's best defenders, and winners will be announced Oct. 29. 

The American League nominees are:

Catcher: Joe Mauer, Minnesota; Salvador Perez, Kansas City; Matt Wieters, Baltimore

First Base: Chris Davis, Baltimore; Eric Hosmer, Kansas City; James Loney, Tampa Bay

Second Base: Robinson Cano, New York, Dustin Pedroia, Boston, Ben Zobrist, Tampa Bay

Third Base: Adrian Beltre, Texas; Evan Longoria, Tampa Bay; Manny Machado, Baltimore

Shortstop: Alcides Escobar, Kansas City; Yunel Escobar, Tampa Bay; J.J. Hardy, Baltimore

Left Field: Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland; Andy Dirks, Detroit; Alex Gordon, Kansas City

Center Field: Lorenzo Cain, Kansas City; Jacoby Ellsbury, Boston; Adam Jones, Baltimore

Right Field: Nick Markakis, Baltimore; Josh Reddick, Oakland; Shane Victorino, Boston

Pitcher: Mark Buehrle, Toronto; R.A. Dickey, Toronto; Doug Fister, Detroit


Lorenzo Cain steals two bases


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/11/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain had a nice afternoon in a 6-2 win at Cleveland Wednesday. Cain stole two bases and upped his season total to 14 steals.

Cain finished 2 for 3 with a walk in the performance. He laced a single to center in the first inning that drove in a run, his 44th RBI of the year.

Cain, who is batting .261 for the Royals, had just three hits in his previous nine appearances.