Milwaukee Brewers’ Lorenzo Cain lands on IL with strained quad

Apr 7, 2021; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Lorenzo Cain (6) runs the bases after hitting a home run against the Chicago Cubs during the eighth inning at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Lorenzo Cain was placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained left quad.

Cain suffered the injury early in Tuesday night’s loss to the Chicago Cubs. Cain limped back to the dugout after a first-inning groundout and was removed from the game an inning later. Cain turned 35 on Tuesday.

The Brewers were without Christian Yelich (back tightness) on Wednesday vs. the Cubs for a third straight game.

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Cain is hitting just .154 with two home runs, four RBIs and five runs scored this season.

The two-time All-Star and 2015 World Series MVP is a career .287 hitter.

–Field Level Media