Apr. 21 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-Cain stole his sixth base of the season while finishing 1 for 4 with a walk in Thursday's loss at Texas. Analysis: Cain has now hit safely in 15 of the Royals' 18 games and leads the team with a .340 average and a .462 on-base percentage. Those numbers still haven't translated into great production in other categories, though, as he's recorded just three RBIs, five runs scored and three extra-base hits.
Apr. 19 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET0:11 ET4:11 GMT12:11 9:11 PM MST11:11 PM EST11:41 PM VEN8:11 UAE11:11 PM CT-One game after his five-game hitting streak was snapped, Cain bounced back with two more hits Tuesday against the Giants. Analysis: Cain has hit safely in 11 of 13 games, going 16 for 45 (.356).
Apr. 16 5:01 PM PT6:01 PM MT7:01 PM CT8:01 PM ET20:01 ET0:01 GMT8:01 5:01 PM MST7:01 PM EST7:31 PM VEN4:01 UAE (+1)7:01 PM CT-Cain went 0 for 3 with a walk Sunday against the Angels, ending his five-game hitting streak. Analysis: Sunday marked only the second time in 12 games that Cain failed to record a hit. He's batting .350 (14 for 40) with 11 walks for a .490 OBP.
Apr. 14 11:31 AM PT12:31 PM MT1:31 PM CT2:31 PM ET14:31 ET18:31 GMT2:31 11:31 AM MST1:31 PM EST2:01 PM VEN22:31 UAE1:31 PM CT-Cain stayed hot by going 2 for 3 with an RBI and a stolen base in the Royals' 3-1 win over Oakland on Thursday. Analysis: Cain had three hits Wednesday and finished the three-game series 6 for 9 with two RBIs, two steals and three walks. The valuable center fielder currently sports a .345 average and a .513 on-base percentage while collecting four steals through the Royals' first nine games.
Apr. 13 1:57 PM PT2:57 PM MT3:57 PM CT4:57 PM ET16:57 ET20:57 GMT4:57 1:57 PM MST3:57 PM EST4:27 PM VEN0:57 UAE (+1)3:57 PM CT-Cain recorded his first multi-hit game of the season in Wednesday's loss to Oakland, in which he finished 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI. Analysis: Like most of the Royals' hitters, Cain's bat had been mostly quiet during the season's early stages. He entered the contest 5 for 22 with one RBI, though he's been drawing walks at a high rate.