San Francisco Giants

Matt Cain
current status: Right forearm injury, 15-day DL
Birth Date:October 1, 1984 (30 years old)
Place of Birth:Dothan, AL
Hometown:Germantown, TN
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Drafted by San Francisco in 2002 (1st round).
Scouting Report
Assets: Is a true workhorse with an ideal pitchers' frame. Can finish what he starts. Throws a great sinking fastball in the mid-90's. Is durable, smart and a true professional.
Flaws: Doesn't always do a good job of getting ahead in the count, which can lead to a relatively high walks total. Sometimes, he will surrender too many long balls.
Career Potential: Excellent innings-eating starter.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Named to the All-Star Game 2012, 2011, 2009 (injured)