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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%: 23/4 | Average Draft Position: 288.64
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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.

Lorenzo Cain in starting lineup Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(9/8/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is in the team's starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Tigers. Cain was activated from the disabled list earlier in the week and served as a defensive replacement in three games since activation, going 0 for 2 Friday but not receiving at-bats in the other two games.

Cain missed most of August due to an oblique injury. He has hit .259/.322/.360 with four home runs, 43 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 347 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain activated from disabled list


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(9/4/2013) The Royals have activated outfielder Lorenzo Cain from the disabled list, but Cain is not in the team's starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Mariners.

Cain has been sidelined since Aug. 8 with an oblique injury. He returns to a  .261/.324/.362 line with four home runs, 43 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 345 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain not ready to return


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/3/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain continues to feel a twinge in his strained oblique muscle when he swings a bat, the Kansas City Star reports Tuesday. 

Manager Ned Yost said it doesn't seem as if Cain's return is close on the horizon at this point. Cain is hitting .261/.324/.362 in 345 at-bats. 


Lorenzo Cain getting closer, still dealing with issues


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(9/3/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is getting closer to returning, but is still dealing with some swing issues, according to MLB Network Radio.

Cain has been sidelined since August 8 with an oblique injury. Manager Ned Yost said that injury is still giving Cain some issues when he swings. Cain is hitting .261/.324/.362 in 345 at-bats. 


Lorenzo Cain nearing return for Royals


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/2/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain said Monday that he's currently day to day in his recovery from an oblique strain, MLB.com reports.

Out since Aug. 10, Cain has been working on outfield and baserunning drills. He's also been throwing and hitting in the cage.

"I didn't feel it at all after the running drills. It's just getting the hitting together right now, the timing," Cain said.


Lorenzo cleared for activity


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(8/23/2013) Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain was cleared for on-field activity Friday, the Kansas City Star reports. Cain has not done any on-field activity since straining his oblique Aug. 8, and he is still likely at least two weeks away from returning to the Royals' active roster.

Lorenzo Cain still likely 4-6 weeks away from return


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(8/18/2013) Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain expects he will miss another 4-6 weeks with an oblique injury, the Kansas City Star reports.

Cain is currently on the 15-day disabled list and hasn't played since Aug. 8 as a result of the injury. He is still feeling pain from coughs and sneezes. Cain is hitting .261/.324/.362 on the year.


Lorenzo Cain placed on DL


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(8/10/2013) The Royals have placed outfielder Lorenzo Cain on the 15-day disabled list, the Kansas City Star reports Saturday. Cain has a strained left oblique muscle.

Cain is batting .261 on the year for the Royals over 345 at-bats with 12 stolen bases, four homers and 43 RBI. He's gone 8 for 28 (.286) in August thus far.

Lorenzo Cain reaches three times


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/6/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain reached base three times Monday against the Twins.

Cain hit two singles, and walked once. He finished the game 2 for 3, with two runs scored and one RBI. Cain is hitting .261/.326/.363 in 333 at-bats. 


Lorenzo Cain walks three times in return


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain returned to the lineup for the first time since Saturday in his team's 7-2 win over the Twins Thursday, going 1 for 2 with three walks and two runs. It was the 14th time in his past 15 games in which Cain picked up at least one hit.

Cain, who has dealt with a groin injury this week, has hit .260/.325/.367 with four home runs, 38 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 319 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain a late addition to lineup


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2013) Outfielder Lorenzo Cain is a late insert into the Royals starting lineup against the Twins.

Cain was able to get through pre-game workouts without any problem, and will start against Scott Diamond. Cain will play center and Justin Maxwell will shift to right field. Cain is hitting .259/.318/.366 in 317 at-bats. 


Lorenzo Cain sitting out Thursday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is not in the team's starting lineup Thursday.

Cain had an MRI on his injured groin late Wednesday, and is expected to take part in pre-game activities. Recently-acquired Justin Maxwell will get the start in center. Cain is hitting .259/.318/.366 in 317 at-bats. 


MRI on Lorenzo Cain's groin comes back clean


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain underwent an MRI on his sore left groin and the results came back clean, the Kansas City Star reports. Cain is expected to take part in pre-game activities before Thursday's game.

Lorenzo Cain sits Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/31/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was out of his team's starting lineup again Wednesday. Cain left Saturday's game with groin tightness and wasn't able to return Tuesday as expected.

Cain has hit .259/.318/.366 with four home runs, 38 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 317 at-bats.


Lorenzo Cain doesn't return to lineup


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/30/2013) The Royals kept outfielder Lorenzo Cain out of the lineup for Tuesday's game in Minnesota. Cain had been expected to return from a groin issue, but is still day to day. He should be available to pinch-hit for the Royals. 

The outfielder said he expects to ramp up the intensity of his workout Tuesday and expects to return Wednesday, FOX Sports reports. 

Cain is batting .259 this season with 38 RBI, 43 runs scored and 12 stolen bases over 317 at-bats. He's only failed to hit in two games in July and has gone 17 for 64 (.266) for the month. 


Lorenzo Cain expected to return Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/28/2013) Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday, the Kansas City Star reports. 

Cain left Saturday's game with groin tightness. He could be available to pinch-hit Sunday, so he should have no problem returning after an off-day Monday.


Lorenzo Cain exits with groin injury


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/27/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was forced out of Saturday's game against the White Sox with left groin tightness. He left the game in the eighth inning and was replaced by Jarrod Dyson in center field.

Cain finished 1 for 4 with an RBI double in the sixth, which proved to be the difference in a 1-0 win. He is hitting .259 with four homers and 38 RBI in 317 at-bats.

Lorenzo Cain hits grand slam in win


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/4/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain hit a grand slam in a 10-7 win over the Indians Thursday. It was the fourth home run for Cain, who went 2 for 4.

Cain went the last 13 games of June without an RBI before driving in one Wednesday. He has hit .262/.324/.388 in 260 at-bats.


Ned Yost confirms Royals outfield rotation


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2013) Royals manager Ned Yost confirmed Sunday that the rotation in center and right field going forward will include Lorenzo Cain, Jarrod Dyson and David Lough, the Kansas City Star reports. 

The 27-year-old Cain is batting .257 on the year but just .108 over his last 11 games with 11 strikeouts. The 28-year-old Dyson is batting .278 and has gone .308 over five games since coming off the disabled list. The 27-year-old Lough is batting .291, but just .263 over his last seven contests with four strikeouts. 


Lorenzo Cain slumping for Royals


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2013) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was given Sunday's game to rest as he wasn't in the lineup against the White Sox. Manager Ned Yost chose to give Cain the day off after he'd gone hitless in his previous three games. 

In fact, Cain has gone just 4 for 38 (.105) over his last 10 contests for the Royals. He has one homer, two RBI and one stolen base over that stretch. Cain is batting .262 on the season with nine steals.