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Lorenzo Cain
CF | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 214LBS | Age: 35

Draft: 2004 | Rd: 17, #496, Milwaukee Brewers | Madison County HS (FL)
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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 252 225 37 57 8 34 11 .253 .329 .404 .734
12 Seasons 4568 4137 606 1185 86 443 186 .286 .347 .413 .760
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .253 8 34 11 .734
12 Seasons .286 86 443 186 .760

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 29 2299 457 25 5.5 90.2 111 9.5 35 .292 .461 .360 .356 .399 39.1 16.2 6.1
2016 30 1763 317 14 4.4 88.6 110.7 9.2 35.6 .275 .405 .322 .318 .367 33.4 19.4 7.1
2017 31 2515 486 17 3.5 89.1 112 10.2 32.1 .299 .429 .347 .347 .376 35.6 15.5 8.4
2018 32 2452 447 15 3.4 89.1 112.4 4.9 30.9 .282 .389 .359 .342 .353 40.5 15.2 11.5
2019 33 2508 460 19 4.1 89.5 110.4 6.9 31.1 .283 .408 .302 .330 .362 42.1 17 8
2020 34 73 16 0 0 89 108.8 -3.7 37.5 .379 .516 .352 .419 .437 25 9.5 14.3
2021 35 1009 183 9 4.9 88.1 108.6 7.3 29.5 .241 .372 .321 .311 .330 36.6 17.1 9.5
12619 2366 99 4.2 89.2 112.4 8 32.5 .284 .416 .338 .338 .369 38.2 16.5 8.4
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 583 57.8 152 133 43 31 7 0 5 13 120 .323 .269 .489 .417 .389 .347 89.3 5 16.5 8.8
2021 Breaking 311 30.8 69 64 13 8 3 0 2 20 45 .203 .220 .344 .322 .254 .265 88.2 13 34.1 18.5
2021 Offspeed 115 11.4 31 28 1 0 0 0 1 10 18 .036 .160 .143 .272 .132 .236 80.3 9 28.9 24.4
2020 Fastballs 48 65.8 16 14 5 4 1 0 0 1 13 .357 .401 .429 .534 .385 .443 89.5 -6 15.0 11.1
2020 Breaking 17 23.3 50.0
2020 Offspeed 8 11.0 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 .250 .303 .250 .457 .221 .326 86.7 8 40.0 25.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 46.2 23.2 27.8 2.8 32.2 39.4 28.4 2.2 34.6 20.4 28.7 5.5 5.5
2016 47.9 20.8 26.8 4.4 34.1 37.9 28.1 2.5 40.1 21.1 27.4 4.1 4.4
2017 45.3 18.1 30 6.6 27.8 44.7 27.6 3.5 36 22.8 29.4 4.7 3.5
2018 54.6 16.1 25.3 4 28.2 39.6 32.2 3.4 43.4 17.9 28 4 3.4
2019 51.1 16.7 27.2 5.2 27.4 40.2 32.4 2.4 41.5 17.2 27.6 5.2 4.1
2020 50 6.3 43.8 0 43.8 50 6.3 0 50 6.3 31.3 12.5 0
2021 49.7 25.7 19.7 4.9 29.5 39.3 31.1 2.7 43.2 23.5 18.6 6.6 4.9
49.1 19.3 27 4.6 29.7 40.5 29.8 2.8 39.4 20 27.6 4.9 4.2
45.1 22.4 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

Run Values by Pitch Type

Year Pitch Type Team RV/100 Run Value Pitches % PA BA SLG wOBA Whiff% K% PutAway % xBA xSLG xwOBA Hard Hit %
2021 Splitter -4.1 0 6 0.6 2 0 0 .45 20 50 33.3 .032 .033 .036 0
2021 Curveball 1.3 1 92 9.1 13 .25 .25 .262 22.2 23.1 12 .325 .472 .373 44.4
2021 Cutter -4.6 -3 74 7.3 16 .143 .143 .2 34.5 31.3 25 .189 .275 .264 33.3
2021 Changeup -2.5 -3 107 10.6 29 .038 .154 .172 30.8 31 24.3 .17 .29 .251 23.5
2021 Sinker -0.1 0 184 18.2 52 .25 .341 .343 13.4 3.8 4.9 .222 .304 .304 38.1
2021 Slider -0.8 -2 219 21.7 56 .192 .365 .256 37.4 30.4 20.5 .195 .287 .241 33.3
2021 4-Seamer 3 10 325 32.2 84 .4 .64 .495 14.8 7.1 7 .311 .51 .391 40.6
2021 N/A -4.6 0 2 0.2 0 0
2020 Splitter 80.2 1 1 1.4 1 1 1 .9 0 0 0 .953 1.14 .913 0
2020 Changeup -9 -1 7 9.6 3 0 0 0 50 33.3 33.3 .086 .229 .13 0
2020 Cutter 4 0 5 6.8 3 .333 .333 .3 33.3 33.3 100 .273 .296 .252 50
2020 4-Seamer 7.4 1 15 20.5 4 .5 .5 .45 12.5 0 0 .549 .602 .5 0
2020 Sinker 0.3 0 28 38.4 9 .286 .429 .394 11.1 0 0 .372 .596 .481 42.9
2020 Curveball 3.4 0 10 13.7 100 0
2020 Slider 1.1 0 7 9.6 0 0
2019 Splitter -2.3 0 10 0.4 3 0 0 0 40 66.7 25 .036 .059 .039 0
2019 Cutter -3.4 -5 154 6.1 35 .121 .152 .179 23 22.9 18.2 .201 .323 .248 36
2019 Curveball -1 -2 199 7.9 45 .186 .349 .248 19.4 17.8 13.8 .28 .435 .319 28.6
2019 Changeup -0.7 -2 216 8.6 55 .184 .224 .236 41.5 32.7 21.4 .236 .308 .285 29
2019 Slider -0.2 -1 383 15.3 100 .258 .376 .314 29 22 16.5 .272 .392 .314 36.6
2019 Sinker -0.7 -4 547 21.8 162 .291 .385 .337 9.2 9.3 12.3 .313 .414 .344 47
2019 4-Seamer 0 0 954 38 214 .297 .443 .373 13.7 15.4 12.4 .307 .469 .376 47.4
2018 Splitter -6.1 -1 17 0.7 7 .143 .143 .129 28.6 42.9 27.3 .219 .254 .21 50
2018 Cutter 0.2 0 134 5.5 31 .333 .37 .363 17.6 16.1 14.3 .21 .269 .275 31.8
2018 Curveball 2.5 4 148 6 38 .361 .611 .454 18.2 10.5 7.8 .378 .611 .44 53.1
2018 Changeup 0.6 1 194 7.9 50 .261 .391 .333 25 24 15.8 .301 .424 .345 38.2
2018 Slider 0 0 455 18.6 106 .263 .284 .302 27.7 17.9 12.8 .26 .313 .293 32.5
2018 4-Seamer 1.5 13 814 33.2 189 .335 .553 .432 16.7 18.5 16.4 .296 .449 .377 42.9
2018 Sinker 0.5 4 686 28 196 .309 .339 .359 9.5 7.7 9.3 .27 .34 .334 41.1
2018 N/A 2.3 0 1 0 0
2017 N/A 2 0.1 0 0
2017 Splitter -0.1 0 32 1.3 7 .167 .167 .229 40 14.3 8.3 .183 .346 .286 40
2017 Cutter 1.3 2 134 5.3 33 .452 .548 .456 25 21.2 21.9 .324 .48 .365 25
2017 Changeup -0.1 0 217 8.6 55 .216 .333 .3 27.1 12.7 10.1 .283 .389 .332 29.5
2017 Curveball 0.1 0 238 9.5 65 .338 .431 .352 20.6 12.3 9.9 .31 .385 .301 31.6
2017 Slider -0.5 -2 455 18.1 108 .298 .442 .328 30.5 27.8 18.2 .293 .45 .327 37.3
2017 Sinker 1.1 7 629 25 164 .309 .46 .4 8.9 5.5 5.7 .339 .455 .394 38.2
2017 4-Seamer 0.3 2 803 31.9 210 .28 .446 .373 17.2 17.6 14.6 .275 .422 .342 37.6
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2010 157 642 1 -5 6 2 5
2012 244 1001 -5 2 1 3 1
2013 438 1743 -15 -8 10 6 -6
2014 566 2098 8 -9 3 8 9
2015 651 2497 -3 9 10 9 25
2016 429 1743 -7 -7 10 5 0
2017 644 2511 -7 -15 18 13 9
2018 667 2657 -8 -6 19 14 20
2019 618 2474 -23 -17 13 12 -14
2021 252 1009 -6 -3 7 5 3
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Swing % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2015 2299 47.9 67.5 88.8 32.6 66.5 41.4 28.1 49.4 19 6.6 74.1
2016 1763 47.9 67.3 86 30 58 42 24.9 47.7 23.2 6.9 71.9
2017 2515 50.6 71.8 88.2 26.3 58.1 43.3 31.2 49.3 19.8 7.9 80.3
2018 2452 49.7 63.9 88.1 21 64.5 43.2 24 42.3 17.8 7.1 75.7
2019 2508 48.4 65.3 90.1 25.2 58.3 42.5 22.5 44.7 19.2 7.3 72.1
2020 73 49.3 58.3 95.2 16.2 16.7 34.2 19 37 22.2 9.6 42.9
2021 1009 50.6 65.4 87.7 22.1 45.5 42.2 23.4 44 22.7 7.7 79.5
12619 49.1 67 88.3 26.4 60 42.5 26 46.3 19.9 7.2 75.3
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.1 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 87 97 82 65 87 66 53 80 65 66 32 64 95
2016 48 83 43 29 57 25 29 41 32 51 35 45 95
2017 73 98 51 22 85 33 20 75 51 76 49 70 88 98
2018 71 90 35 11 92 21 15 54 67 81 84 81 86 99
2019 51 89 31 14 74 29 17 57 68 75 41 82 71 98
2020 31
2021 85
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2019 24 11 10.7 0 10 6 6 54.5
2021 24.4 8 6.8 1 2 5 4 50

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 11 9 13 12 14 7 10 14 12 10 16 9 7 10 10 12 8 11 11 12 7 7 9 13 10 13 12 10 14 7 12
2021 8 7 9 8 8 6 5 7 6 7 6 7 4 7 7 7 5 7 8 8 5 6 6 7 7 8 6 6 10 5 8
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for environmental effects. For these purposes, the 2020 Blue Jays home field was still Rogers Centre, not Sahlen Field.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.2 88.6 -1.6 89.1 0.5 89.1 0 89.5 0.4 89 -0.5 88.1 -0.9
Launch Angle 9.5 9.2 -0.3 10.2 1 4.9 -5.3 6.9 2 -3.7 -10.6 7.3 11
Barrel % 5.5 4.4 -1.1 3.5 -0.9 3.4 -0.1 4.1 0.7 0 -4.1 4.9 4.9
Hard Hit % 39.1 33.4 -5.7 35.6 2.2 40.5 4.9 42.1 1.6 25 -17.1 36.6 11.6
Sweet Spot % 35 35.6 0.6 32.1 -3.5 30.9 -1.2 31.1 0.2 37.5 6.4 29.5 -8
xBA .292 .275 -0.017 .299 0.024 .282 -0.017 .283 0.001 .379 0.096 .241 -0.138
BA .307 .287 -0.02 .3 0.013 .308 0.008 .26 -0.048 .333 0.073 .253 -0.08
xwOBA .356 .318 -0.038 .347 0.029 .342 -0.005 .33 -0.012 .419 0.089 .311 -0.108
wOBA .36 .322 -0.038 .347 0.025 .359 0.012 .302 -0.057 .352 0.05 .321 -0.031
xSLG .461 .405 -0.056 .429 0.024 .389 -0.04 .408 0.019 .516 0.108 .372 -0.144
SLG .477 .408 -0.069 .44 0.032 .417 -0.023 .372 -0.045 .389 0.017 .404 0.015
K% 16.2 19.4 3.2 15.5 -3.9 15.2 -0.3 17 1.8 9.5 -7.5 17.1 7.6
BB% 6.1 7.1 1 8.4 1.3 11.5 3.1 8 -3.5 14.3 6.3 9.5 -4.8
Swing % 49.4 47.7 -1.7 49.3 1.6 42.3 -7 44.7 2.4 37 -7.7 44 7
Whiff% 19 23.2 4.2 19.8 -3.4 17.8 -2 19.2 1.4 22.2 3 22.7 0.5
In Zone % 47.9 47.9 0 50.6 2.7 49.7 -0.9 48.4 -1.3 49.3 0.9 50.6 1.3
Out of Zone % 52.1 52.1 0 49.4 -2.7 50.3 0.9 51.6 1.3 50.7 -0.9 49.4 -1.3
Out of Zone Swing % 32.6 30 -2.6 26.3 -3.7 21 -5.3 25.2 4.2 16.2 -9 22.1 5.9
First Pitch Swing % 28.1 24.9 -3.2 31.2 6.3 24 -7.2 22.5 -1.5 19 -3.5 23.4 4.4
First Pitch Strike % 59.9 55.1 -4.8 63.9 8.8 60.2 -3.7 60.4 0.2 61.9 1.5 58.7 -3.2
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 427 1 0.2 .318 .878
2017 R 643 17 2.6 .346 .390
2018 R 619 13 2.1 .356 .486
2019 R 623 4 0.6 .303 .173
2020 R 20 0 0.0 .352
2021 R 252 5 2.0 .314 .666

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