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Lorenzo Cain

Lorenzo Lamar Cain

Position: Centerfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: April 13, 1986 in Valdosta, GA
High School: Madison County HS (Madison, FL)
School: Tallahassee Community College (Tallahassee, FL)
Drafted
by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 17th round of the 2004 amateur draft.
Signed April 24, 2005. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 16, 2010 (Age 24.094)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Royals/Brewers 2010-2014
2014 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible, 1 yr/$546k (14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 2.074, Arb Eligible: 2015, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Joshua Kusnick [*]
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Standard Fielding

Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2010 MIL NL 24 OF 39 36 31 323.1 106 101 3 2 2 .981 1 10 4 37 2.89 2.67 .987 2.17 2.15
2010 MIL NL 24 CF 38 34 30 306.1 100 96 2 2 2 .980 0 9 0 35 2.88 2.58 .989 2.59 2.56
2010 MIL NL 24 LF 1 1 0 8.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 135 0 3.38 3.00 .987 1.80 1.80
2010 MIL NL 24 RF 1 1 1 9.0 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 0 1 13 120 3.00 3.00 .987 2.10 2.10
2011 KCR AL 25 OF 6 6 6 51.2 7 7 0 0 0 1.000 -0 1 -2 23 1.22 1.17 .986 2.28 2.27
2011 KCR AL 25 RF 4 4 4 34.2 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 0 1 3 35 1.30 1.25 .986 2.10 2.08
2011 KCR AL 25 CF 2 2 2 17.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 -0 0 -7 0 1.06 1.00 .990 2.59 2.60
2012 KCR AL 26 OF 60 55 51 493.0 151 144 3 4 1 .974 8 8 18 19 2.68 2.45 .986 2.17 2.16
2012 KCR AL 26 CF 50 45 41 403.0 124 117 3 4 1 .968 5 6 16 18 2.68 2.40 .989 2.58 2.56
2012 KCR AL 26 RF 9 9 9 80.0 22 22 0 0 0 1.000 2 2 24 30 2.48 2.44 .984 1.99 1.98
2012 KCR AL 26 DH 1 0
2012 KCR AL 26 LF 1 1 1 10.0 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 72 0 4.50 5.00 .984 1.98 1.90
2013 KCR AL 27 OF 113 106 91 948.0 306 296 7 3 0 .990 16 24 20 30 2.88 2.68 .987 2.24 2.23
2013 KCR AL 27 CF 92 88 77 761.1 255 247 7 1 0 .996 11 17 17 27 3.00 2.76 .990 2.66 2.65
2013 KCR AL 27 RF 32 18 14 186.2 51 49 0 2 0 .961 5 7 34 45 2.36 1.53 .982 2.07 2.06
2013 KCR AL 27 DH 1 1
2014 KCR AL 28 OF 126 115 79 1055.2 329 319 8 2 0 .994 15 21 17 23 2.79 2.60 .986 2.26 2.26
2014 KCR AL 28 CF 86 86 50 678.1 222 217 4 1 0 .995 10 13 18 23 2.93 2.57 .989 2.69 2.68
2014 KCR AL 28 RF 73 29 29 377.1 107 102 4 1 0 .991 5 8 14 25 2.53 1.45 .982 2.08 2.08
2014 KCR AL 28 DH 1 0
5 Seasons OF 344 318 258 2871.2 899 867 21 11 3 .988 39 64 16 26 2.78 2.58 .986 2.23 2.22
5 Seasons CF 268 255 200 2166.0 703 679 16 8 3 .989 26 45 15 24 2.89 2.59 .989 2.64 2.63
5 Seasons RF 119 61 57 687.2 188 180 5 3 0 .984 12 19 20 33 2.42 1.55 .982 2.07 2.07
3 Seasons DH 3 1
2 Seasons LF 2 2 1 18.0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 2 0 100 0 4.00 4.00 .985 1.90 1.85
5 Seasons TOT 344 318 258 2871.2 899 867 21 11 3 .988 39 64 16 26 2.78 2.58 .986 2.23 2.22
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Sabermetric Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP
2010 MIL NL 24 CF 0 0 0 2 -2 0 9 35 7 1
2010 MIL NL 24 LF 1 135 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 MIL NL 24 RF 0 13 0 0 0 0 1 120 0 1
2011 KCR AL 25 RF 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 35 1 0
2011 KCR AL 25 CF -0 -7 -0 0 -0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 KCR AL 26 CF 5 16 4 4 0 1 6 18 8 -1
2012 KCR AL 26 RF 2 24 2 1 1 0 2 30 2 0
2012 KCR AL 26 LF 1 72 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 KCR AL 27 CF 11 17 10 7 2 1 17 27 10 4
2013 KCR AL 27 RF 5 34 5 5 -0 0 7 45 8 0
2014 KCR AL 28 CF 10 18 10 3 7 0 13 23 14 -3
2014 KCR AL 28 RF 5 14 4 4 0 0 8 25 9 -1
5 Seasons CF 26 15 24 16 8 2 45 24 39 1
5 Seasons RF 12 20 12 11 1 0 19 33 20 0
2 Seasons LF 2 100 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons TOT 39 16 37 29 8 2 64 26 59 1

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
2010 MIL NL 24 43 36 43 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 38 1 40 0 4 0
2011 KCR AL 25 6 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 6 0 0 0
2012 KCR AL 26 61 55 61 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 50 9 60 1 4 1
2013 KCR AL 27 115 107 115 113 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 92 32 113 1 3 0
2014 KCR AL 28 126 115 126 126 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 86 73 126 1 0 3
5 Seasons 351 319 351 344 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 268 119 345 3 11 4
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Advanced Fielding -- CF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2010 MIL NL 24 2 0 2 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 13 11 0 9 4 0 7 1 0 3 0 0 12 6 0 44 22 50.0% 22 0 0.0% 2 1311 66% 72% 39% 174 55%
2011 KCR AL 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 61% 76% 39% 4 50%
2012 KCR AL 26 4 0 4 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 21 12 1 11 2 0 2 0 0 7 3 0 10 8 0 51 25 49.0% 25 1 2.0% 2 1685 61% 74% 40% 208 57%
2013 KCR AL 27 1 0 1 0 1 7 0 1 4 2 44 24 3 22 4 1 9 4 2 12 1 0 20 12 0 107 45 42.1% 56 6 5.6% 1 3180 48% 75% 40% 424 60%
2014 KCR AL 28 1 0 1 0 0 4 0 1 1 1 48 27 2 25 4 0 6 1 1 10 2 0 27 19 0 116 53 45.7% 60 3 2.6% 1 2854 58% 77% 40% 398 56%
5 Seasons 8 0 8 0 2 16 2 2 7 3 126 74 6 67 14 1 24 6 3 32 6 0 69 45 0 318 145 45.6% 163 10 3.1% 6 9096 56% 75% 40% 1208 57%
MLB Averages 44.6% 1.8% 57% 75% 38% 53%

Advanced Fielding -- RF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2010 MIL NL 24 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.0% 1 0 0.0% 1 39 49% 64% 41% 3 100%
2011 KCR AL 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 75.0% 1 0 0.0% 0 143 53% 80% 48% 13 38%
2012 KCR AL 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 0 4 2 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 16 7 43.8% 9 0 0.0% 0 337 52% 80% 43% 37 59%
2013 KCR AL 27 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 9 0 4 2 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 7 2 0 27 15 55.6% 12 0 0.0% 0 777 45% 77% 44% 97 51%
2014 KCR AL 28 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 1 1 23 13 2 10 1 1 6 2 0 7 0 0 8 7 0 54 23 42.6% 28 3 5.6% 1 1574 53% 74% 40% 189 56%
5 Seasons 3 0 2 1 1 5 0 2 1 1 45 27 2 18 5 1 11 6 0 11 0 0 17 10 0 102 48 47.1% 51 3 2.9% 2 2870 51% 76% 42% 339 55%
MLB Averages 46.5% 2.4% 57% 75% 38% 50%

Advanced Fielding -- LF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2010 MIL NL 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 42% 63% 39% 3 100%
2012 KCR AL 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 3 3 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 45 67% 78% 49% 8 63%
2 Seasons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 3 3 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 83 55% 71% 45% 11 73%
MLB Averages 63.7% 2.3% 57% 75% 38% 47%



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1938 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Total Zone Runss c a p y
2013 AL  16 (5th)

Assists as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 AL  7 (5th)

Errors Committed as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2012 AL  4 (4th)

Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2010 NL  2 (5th)

Total Zone Runs as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 AL  11 (5th)
2014 AL  10 (2nd)
Active  26 (14th)
Career  26 (55th)

Range Factor/9Inn as CF (s.1954)s c a p y
2013 AL  3.00 (3rd)
2014 AL  2.93 (4th)

Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 AL  2.76 (3rd)

Total Zone Runs as RF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 AL  5 (5th)

Total Zone Runs as OF s c a p y
2013 AL  16 (4th)
2014 AL  15 (3rd)
Active  39 (17th)
Career  39 (95th)

Range Factor/9Inn as OFs c a p y
2013 AL  2.88 (4th)

Range Factor/Game as OF s c a p y
2013 AL  2.68 (4th)

             

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