Lorenzo Cain Biography
Lorenzo Cain is a professional baseball center fielder for the Kansas City of Major League Baseball. He is also known for his defensive prowess for which he was named MVP of the 2014 ALCS. Cain later won the World Series Championship with the Kansas City Royals in 2015.
Early Life and Education
Lorenzo Cain was born on April 13, 1986, in Valdosta, Georgia. His father passed away when he was only four years old. Later he was brought up by a single mother, Patricia and grew up with his brother in Georgia area.
His mother Patricia still works at a printing plant in Madison, Florida. He didn’t play any professional games in the opposition of professional ballplayers until he completed his high school level. Lorezon belongs to American nationality and ethnicity wise, he is a Black American.
Lorenzo Cain started playing baseball during his sophomore season at Madison County High School in Florida. After that, Milwaukee Brewers selected Cain in the 17th round of the amateur sketch out of Tallahassee Community College.
Lorenzo was promoted to Class-A West Virginia Power in 2006 and was elected to the South Atlantic League’s mid and postseason All-Star partners. In the year of 2007, he was promoted to Class A-Advanced Brevard County Manatees.
Lorenzo currently plays for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. Further, he received the 2014 American League Championship Series' Most Valuable Player Honor due in part to his defensive play. Lorenzo also won two Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Awards for outfielders and one Fielding Bible Award.
The 31 years old Lorenzo Cain is married to his long-term girlfriend, Jenny Cain. The couple exchanged their vows in the year 2013. They also shared two children together. The couple welcomed their first child, a son named Cameron Cain in October 2014.
After that, Cain’s wife Jenny gave birth to their second child, named Jayden Lamar Cain, in January 2016. As a caring dad, when his first son was born he flew to Baltimore in order to see his baby.
As of now, the couple’s relationship is going strong and there are no any gestures of divorce. Currently, Lorenzo lives in Kansas City, Missouri with his wife and two sons.
Net Worth and Body Measurement
Lorenzo Cain has a great name and fame in the baseball field. Lorenzo’s net worth is somewhere around $7-8 million and receives $6.5 million as an annual salary. Currently, Cain has an average salary of $775000.
Lorenzo’s main source of wealth is baseball and endorsements. Lorenzo drives Black Chevrolet Silverado Truck worth $3,223. Lorenzo also signed a deal with Kansas City Royals for a year which is worth of $2,725,000. He stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches.
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