Royals manager Ned Yost said Sunday that Lorenzo Cain is likely to being the season as the team's No. 3 hitter.
Lorenzo Cain went 2-for-3 with two RBI in Wednesday's win over the Padres in the Cactus League.
Royals and OF Lorenzo Cain avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.725 million contract.
Lorenzo Cain requested $3.6 million and was offered $2 million by the Royals when arbitration figures were exchanged.
Lorenzo Cain drove in three runs while reaching base four times in Tuesday’s victory over the Giants.
Lorenzo Cain admitted after Saturday's World Series Game 4 loss that he's had leg issues for the last 2-3 weeks.
Lorenzo Cain will bat third in Game 1 of the World Series against the Giants on Tuesday night.
Lorenzo Cain was named as the American League Championship Series MVP following Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Orioles.
Lorenzo Cain went 2-for-4 and scored a run in Tuesday's ALCS Game 3 victory over the Orioles.
Lorenzo Cain will bat third in Game 3 of the ALCS against the Orioles on Tuesday.
Lorenzo Cain had a four-hit afternoon Saturday, finishing 4-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored in the Royals' 6-4 win over the Orioles in Game 2 of the ALCS.
Lorenzo Cain went 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles and an RBI as the Royals handed the White Sox a loss on Thursday.
Lorenzo Cain is not in the Royals starting lineup for Saturday's afternoon contest against the Tigers.
Lorenzo Cain went 3-for-5 with a three-run homer Wednesday against the White Sox.