Lorenzo Cain
CF | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 214LBS | Age: 36

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

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 156 145 17 26 1 9 2 .179 .231 .234 .465
13 Seasons 4758 4314 626 1220 87 454 190 .283 .343 .407 .750
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .179 1 9 2 .465
13 Seasons .283 87 454 190 .750

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 29 2299 457 25 5.5 4.1 90.2 111.0 9.5 35.4 .301 .473 .360 .364 .411 38.1 16.2 6.1
2016 30 1763 317 14 4.4 3.2 88.6 110.7 9.2 35.6 .276 .407 .322 .319 .369 33.4 19.4 7.1
2017 31 2515 486 17 3.5 2.6 89.1 112.0 10.2 32.1 .300 .432 .347 .348 .378 35.6 15.5 8.4
2018 32 2452 447 15 3.4 2.4 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 3 89.5 110.4 6.9 31.1 .287 .414 .302 .335 .370 42.1 17.0 8.0
2020 34 73 16 0 0 0 89.0 108.8 -3.7 37.5 .379 .516 .352 .419 .437 25.0 9.5 14.3
2021 35 1134 210 9 4.3 3.1 88.4 110.4 7.2 29.0 .254 .382 .319 .317 .340 37.6 16.8 9.1
2022 36 623 110 0 0 0 87.9 108.9 3.8 21.8 .200 .253 .212 .230 .262 36.4 23.1 5.1
Player 13367 2503 99 4 2.9 89.2 112.4 7.8 32.1 .283 .413 .331 .336 .369 38.0 16.8 8.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.0 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2015 46.2 23.2 27.8 2.8 32.2 39.4 28.4 2.2 34.8 20.6 28.9 5.5 5.5 4.1
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 3.2
2017 45.3 18.1 30.0 6.6 27.6 44.4 27.6 3.5 36.0 22.8 29.4 4.7 3.5 2.6
2018 54.6 16.1 25.3 4.0 28.2 39.6 32.2 3.4 43.4 17.9 28.0 4.0 3.4 2.4
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 3.0
2020 50.0 12.5 37.5 0.0 43.8 50.0 6.3 0.0 50.0 6.3 31.3 12.5 0.0 0.0
2021 50.0 24.3 21.0 4.8 32.4 37.6 30.0 2.9 41.4 23.3 21.4 6.2 4.3 3.1
2022 59.1 15.5 20.0 5.5 34.5 41.8 23.6 5.5 48.2 19.1 19.1 8.2 0.0 0.0
Player 49.5 19.1 26.7 4.7 30.1 40.4 29.4 2.9 39.7 20.1 27.4 5.1 4.0 2.9
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

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 %
2022 4-Seamer -2.3 -5 211 33.9 53 .204 .286 .249 18.8 18.9 14.3 .211 .283 .251 33.3
2022 Slider -1.1 -1 120 19.3 27 .154 .154 .159 42.2 48.1 25.5 .167 .200 .183 38.5
2022 Sinker -5.4 -6 110 17.7 31 .071 .071 .155 9.1 6.5 6.5 .202 .247 .245 42.3
2022 Changeup 2.1 2 80 12.8 19 .176 .353 .368 39.5 26.3 18.5 .167 .242 .231 25.0
2022 Curveball -0.5 0 53 8.5 16 .267 .267 .281 23.1 25.0 22.2 .202 .224 .187 41.7
2022 Cutter -3.1 -1 47 7.5 9 .333 .444 .339 34.5 22.2 13.3 .269 .294 .248 28.6
2022 Splitter -3.4 0 2 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .340 .599 .394 100.0
2021 4-Seamer 2.1 8 367 32.4 98 .364 .580 .463 14.1 8.2 8.2 .318 .479 .380 42.5
2021 Slider -0.9 -2 249 22.0 62 .193 .368 .263 36.4 29.0 20.0 .194 .283 .242 32.5
2021 Sinker -0.5 -1 209 18.4 62 .278 .352 .337 12.4 4.8 6.0 .249 .379 .332 39.2
2021 Changeup -2.2 -3 119 10.5 31 .071 .214 .202 28.3 29.0 20.9 .192 .321 .266 26.3
2021 Curveball 1.5 2 103 9.1 15 .286 .286 .287 30.3 26.7 14.3 .332 .459 .369 40.0
2021 Cutter -4.5 -4 79 7.0 16 .143 .143 .200 31.3 31.3 21.7 .189 .278 .262 33.3
2021 Splitter -4.0 0 6 0.5 2 .000 .000 .450 20.0 50.0 33.3 .029 .032 .042 0.0
2021 N/A -3.0 0 2 0.2 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 Sinker 0.1 0 28 38.4 9 .286 .429 .394 11.1 0.0 0.0 .372 .596 .481 42.9
2020 4-Seamer 7.3 1 15 20.5 4 .500 .500 .450 12.5 0.0 0.0 .549 .602 .500 0.0
2020 Curveball 3.3 0 10 13.7 -- -- -- 100.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 Changeup -9.0 -1 7 9.6 3 .000 .000 .000 50.0 33.3 33.3 .086 .229 .130 0.0
2020 Slider 1.1 0 7 9.6 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 Cutter 3.7 0 5 6.8 3 .333 .333 .300 33.3 33.3 100.0 .273 .296 .252 50.0
2020 Splitter 80.3 1 1 1.4 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 0.0 .953 1.140 .913 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 0.1 1 954 38.0 214 .297 .443 .377 13.7 15.4 12.4 .307 .469 .376 47.4
2019 Sinker -0.8 -5 547 21.8 162 .291 .385 .337 9.2 9.3 12.3 .313 .414 .344 47.0
2019 Slider -0.2 -1 384 15.3 101 .266 .383 .319 28.9 21.8 16.4 .279 .400 .320 37.5
2019 Changeup -0.7 -2 216 8.6 55 .184 .224 .236 41.5 32.7 21.4 .236 .308 .285 29.0
2019 Curveball -1.0 -2 199 7.9 45 .186 .349 .248 19.4 17.8 13.8 .280 .435 .319 28.6
2019 Cutter -3.6 -6 153 6.1 34 .094 .125 .157 23.3 23.5 18.6 .178 .298 .229 33.3
2019 Splitter -2.3 0 10 0.4 3 .000 .000 .000 40.0 66.7 25.0 .036 .059 .039 0.0
2018 4-Seamer 1.5 12 814 33.2 189 .335 .553 .432 16.7 18.5 16.4 .296 .449 .377 42.9
2018 Sinker 1.0 7 686 28.0 196 .309 .339 .373 9.5 7.7 9.3 .270 .340 .334 41.1
2018 Slider 0.0 0 454 18.5 106 .263 .284 .302 27.7 17.9 12.8 .260 .313 .293 32.5
2018 Changeup 0.6 1 194 7.9 50 .261 .391 .333 25.0 24.0 15.8 .301 .424 .345 38.2
2018 Curveball 2.4 4 149 6.1 38 .361 .611 .454 18.2 10.5 7.8 .378 .611 .440 53.1
2018 Cutter 0.1 0 134 5.5 31 .333 .370 .363 17.6 16.1 14.3 .210 .269 .275 31.8
2018 Splitter -6.1 -1 17 0.7 7 .143 .143 .129 28.6 42.9 27.3 .219 .254 .210 50.0
2018 N/A 2.3 0 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2017 4-Seamer 0.6 5 808 32.1 212 .282 .452 .380 17.1 17.5 14.6 .276 .426 .344 38.4
2017 Sinker 0.9 6 624 24.8 162 .307 .453 .403 9.0 5.6 5.7 .338 .449 .393 37.2
2017 Slider -0.5 -2 455 18.1 108 .298 .442 .328 30.5 27.8 18.2 .293 .450 .327 37.3
2017 Curveball 0.0 0 238 9.5 65 .338 .431 .352 20.6 12.3 9.9 .310 .385 .301 31.6
2017 Changeup -0.2 0 217 8.6 55 .216 .333 .300 27.1 12.7 10.1 .286 .417 .343 29.5
2017 Cutter 1.3 2 134 5.3 33 .452 .548 .456 25.0 21.2 21.9 .324 .480 .365 25.0
2017 Splitter -0.1 0 32 1.3 7 .167 .167 .229 40.0 14.3 8.3 .183 .346 .286 40.0
! 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 2 -5 6 2 6
2012 244 1,001 -5 2 1 3 1
2013 438 1,743 -15 -8 10 6 -7
2014 566 2,098 7 -8 3 8 9
2015 671 2,579 -5 7 10 9 22
2016 431 1,757 -8 -8 10 5 -1
2017 644 2,511 -6 -14 18 13 10
2018 667 2,657 -6 -6 21 14 22
2019 618 2,474 -24 -16 13 12 -15
2021 300 1,192 -10 -4 7 6 -1
2022 156 623 -7 -12 5 2 -12
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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 2,299 47.6 67.7 88.7 32.7 65.5 41.7 28.1 49.4 19.0 6.6 74.3
2016 1,763 47.8 67.0 85.8 30.0 58.3 41.9 24.9 47.7 23.2 6.9 72.1
2017 2,515 50.6 71.8 88.2 26.3 58.1 43.3 31.2 49.3 19.8 7.9 80.3
2018 2,452 49.7 63.9 88.1 21.0 64.5 43.2 24.1 42.3 17.8 7.1 75.7
2019 2,508 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 19.0 37.0 22.2 9.6 42.9
2021 1,134 51.1 65.8 88.2 22.5 47.2 41.7 24.5 44.6 21.9 8.0 80.2
2022 623 50.1 73.7 82.6 32.2 55.0 42.7 35.3 53.0 25.8 6.6 80.5
Player 13,367 49.1 67.3 88.0 26.7 59.6 42.5 26.5 46.7 20.2 7.2 75.7
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Max EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
Speed OAA
2015 88 98 83 65 88 66 53 79 83 65 66 32 64 27 95
2016 42 79 40 29 52 25 29 41 78 33 51 35 45 42 95
2017 71 97 51 23 85 33 20 74 86 51 76 49 70 56 88 99
2018 69 90 33 11 92 21 15 55 87 66 81 84 81 85 86 99
2019 53 90 33 14 77 29 18 57 73 68 75 41 82 72 72 98
2020 57 31
2021 74 89 90
2022 51 77
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 22.1 9 9.6 -1 5 10 3 33.3
2017 23.7 15 14.7 0 8 9 8 53.3
2018 21.5 10 9.3 1 4 7 3 30.0
2019 24.0 11 10.3 1 8 6 6 54.5
2021 24.4 8 6.7 1 1 5 4 50.0
2022 27.3 1 1.1 0 1 1 0 0.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 9 8 15 8 8 10 8 10 10 8 12 9 6 7 10 10 12 8 6 10 15 6 7 11 9 14 13 7 7 9 14
2017 15 14 21 13 14 15 15 15 15 15 13 14 13 12 15 15 11 16 13 16 16 12 13 17 15 15 15 14 16 14 19
2018 10 10 12 9 9 10 8 11 9 10 6 9 7 8 9 10 9 11 9 10 10 8 8 10 10 9 10 8 11 7 11
2019 11 10 12 10 9 9 10 14 11 10 12 9 7 10 9 12 10 13 9 10 12 7 9 11 10 11 12 8 14 7 13
2021 8 7 9 6 6 8 5 8 8 7 5 5 4 5 5 9 7 7 7 6 8 6 6 6 6 8 8 6 8 6 9
2022 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights, distances and 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 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.2 88.6 -1.6 89.1 0.5 89.1 0 89.5 0.4 89 -0.5 88.4 -0.6 87.9 -0.5
Launch Angle 9.5 9.2 -0.3 10.2 1 4.9 -5.3 6.9 2 -3.7 -10.6 7.2 10.9 3.8 -3.4
Barrel % 5.5 4.4 -1.1 3.5 -0.9 3.4 -0.1 4.1 0.7 0 -4.1 4.3 4.3 0 -4.3
Hard Hit % 38.1 33.4 -4.7 35.6 2.2 40.5 4.9 42.1 1.6 25 -17.1 37.6 12.6 36.4 -1.2
Sweet Spot % 35.4 35.6 0.2 32.1 -3.5 30.9 -1.2 31.1 0.2 37.5 6.4 29 -8.5 21.8 -7.2
xBA .301 .276 -0.025 .3 0.024 .282 -0.018 .287 0.005 .379 0.092 .254 -0.125 .2 -0.054
BA .307 .287 -0.02 .3 0.013 .308 0.008 .26 -0.048 .333 0.073 .257 -0.076 .179 -0.078
xwOBA .364 .319 -0.045 .348 0.029 .342 -0.006 .335 -0.007 .419 0.084 .317 -0.102 .23 -0.087
wOBA .36 .322 -0.038 .347 0.025 .359 0.012 .302 -0.057 .352 0.05 .319 -0.033 .212 -0.107
xSLG .473 .407 -0.066 .432 0.025 .389 -0.043 .414 0.025 .516 0.103 .382 -0.134 .253 -0.129
SLG .477 .408 -0.069 .44 0.032 .417 -0.023 .372 -0.045 .389 0.017 .401 0.012 .234 -0.167
K% 16.2 19.4 3.2 15.5 -3.9 15.2 -0.3 17 1.8 9.5 -7.5 16.8 7.3 23.1 6.3
BB% 6.1 7.1 1 8.4 1.3 11.5 3.1 8 -3.5 14.3 6.3 9.1 -5.2 5.1 -4
Swing % 49.4 47.7 -1.7 49.3 1.6 42.3 -7 44.7 2.4 37 -7.7 44.6 7.6 53 8.4
Whiff% 19 23.2 4.2 19.8 -3.4 17.8 -2 19.2 1.4 22.2 3 21.9 -0.3 25.8 3.9
In Zone % 47.6 47.8 0.2 50.6 2.8 49.7 -0.9 48.4 -1.3 49.3 0.9 51.1 1.8 50.1 -1
Out of Zone % 52.4 52.2 -0.2 49.4 -2.8 50.3 0.9 51.6 1.3 50.7 -0.9 48.9 -1.8 49.9 1
Out of Zone Swing % 32.7 30 -2.7 26.3 -3.7 21 -5.3 25.2 4.2 16.2 -9 22.5 6.3 32.2 9.7
First Pitch Swing % 28.1 24.9 -3.2 31.2 6.3 24.1 -7.1 22.5 -1.6 19 -3.5 24.5 5.5 35.3 10.8
First Pitch Strike % 59.9 55.1 -4.8 64 8.9 60.3 -3.7 60.4 0.1 61.9 1.5 59.8 -2.1 66 6.2
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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 286 5 1.7 .313 .666
2022 R 156 6 3.8 .215 .115

Pitch Tempo