Matthew Thomas Cain (born October 1, 1984 in Dothan, Alabama) is an American Major League Baseball starting pitcher for the San Francisco Giants. He is 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) tall and weighs 235 pounds (107 kg).
Cain graduated from Houston High School in Germantown, Tennessee, where he earned the nickanme "Big Sugar", and was selected by the Giants in the first round (25th overall) in the 2002 MLB Draft.
Prior to the 2005 season, Cain was named the #13 prospect in baseball by Baseball America. He features a fastball, curveball, slider, and changeup. His fastball is thrown from 90 to 94 mph.