VIDEO: Brett Lawrie's weirdly outstanding defensive gem

In the eighth inning against the Royals Friday night, Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie got caught in an awkward position after mistiming a jump on a chopper, but he ended up making an outstanding adjustment to get the out anyway.


Even though he put himself in that position, that showed some excellent athleticism to make that kind of a throw in mid-air. All's well that ends well, so kudos to Mr. Lawrie.

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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