Video: Lorenzo Cain robs Pedro Alvarez of a home run
Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain showed off his Gold Glove-caliber defense in the bottom of the first inning of Tuesday’s game against the Orioles. The Royals had already fallen behind 4-0 and had only one out with a runner on first base when Pedro Alvarez stepped to the plate.
Alvarez swung at the first pitch he saw from Yordano Ventura, driving it to left-center field for what looked like a two-run home run. Cain chased after it, lunged, and snagged the ball to bring it back from over the fence.
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The Orioles tacked on one more run in the second, then the Royals were able to scratch out a run of their own in the fourth.