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Royals' LoCain leaves game with bruised knee, is day to day

CHICAGO -- Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain exited Wednesday night's game against the Chicago White Sox and is day to day for playoff-bound Kansas City with a bruised right knee after fouling a pitch off himself. Cain collapsed to the ground and writhed in pain after the ball struck him around the right kneecap. He remained on the ground for several minutes while being examined...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lorenzo Cain’s Walk-off Sends Kansas City Royals Past Seattle Mariners

Kansas City Royals’ Paulo Orlando beats the tag by Seattle Mariners catcher Jesus Sucre to score the game-winning run on a single by Lorenzo Cain during the 10th inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals won 4-3. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Big time players come through in big time moments and Lorenzo Cain did just that for the Kansas City...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

LoCain's walk-off single rallies Royals over Mariners 4-3 in 10

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Lorenzo Cain singled home pinch runner Paulo Orlando in the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals rallied past the Seattle Mariners 4-3 Wednesday night to close in on their first division title in 30 years. The victory reduced the Royals' magic number to two for clinching the AL Central crown. They can lock it up Thursday night with another victory over Seattle...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

What LoCain has in common with Roberto Alomar and a former Royals SS

Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain is a unique three-hole hitter. So unique, in fact, that at the moment he shares a statistical achievement with just two people -- Baseball Hall of Fame second baseman Roberto Alomar and Jose Offerman, an infielder for the Royals from 1996-98. In the wild-card era, only three American League players have hit .300 or better with at least...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cain expects to shake off calf injury for Tigers finale

Lorenzo Cain won't allow a sore calf to hinder the most productive season of his career. The Kansas City Royals' All-Star center fielder expects to be available for Thursday night's decisive series finale against the visiting Detroit Tigers. Cain has set career highs with 13 home runs and 61 RBIs during his stellar season and is batting .385 during a 10-game hitting streak. He homered...
Via Fox Sports
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Emergence of Lorenzo Cain, Hitter

Very recently, Lorenzo Cain started for the American League in the All Star Game. He was entirely deserving of the honor and was not merely a product of the Royals’ impressive get-out-the-vote campaign. Cain entered the break with a 140 wRC+ in 322 PA, putting him 23rd among qualified hitters between two gentlemen named Jose […]
Via Fangraphs
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lorenzo Cain lays out to make fantastic diving catch

Don’t look now, but the Royals are the hottest team in baseball. Winners of their last eight games, they now trail the Detroit Tigers by just one-half game for the lead in the AL Central. Good teams make great plays, and that’s exactly what Royals CF Lorenzo Cain did in Monday’s 11-8 win against the Tigers. With the team leading 7-2 in the sixth inning, the Tigers were looking...
Via The Sports Daily
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Why Lorenzo Cain has been the biggest surprise

Kansas City Royals CF Lorenzo Cain ( After Sunday’s 6-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox, the Kansas City Royals currently hold a 36-32 record and are only one and half games behind the Detroit Tigers in the American League Central. With a four game series starting Monday with the Tigers, the Royals have a chance to take hold of their division before next weekend....
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City's Cain to DL with groin strain

HOUSTON -- Kansas City outfielder Lorenzo Cain has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain. Cain was injured trying to beat a throw to first base in the ninth inning on Wednesday night. He is hitting .333 with five RBIs and two stolen bases in 12 games this season. Manager Ned Yost says Cain is: "still sore in his leg so ... we'll give him time to get this...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain has a Gold Glove and more offense in his sights, but first he must stay healthy

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Before fans even say hello to Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain, they always seem to have one thing to say to him first. "You have no idea how many times I've had people come up to me and say, 'We need you to stay healthy,'" Cain says. "But hey, it's understandable." No one is more frustrated with Cain's history of injuries than Cain. In 2012, which was supposed...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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