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Juan Lagares channels Willie Mays with catch against the Braves

Juan Lagares made a stunning over-the-shoulder grab

Over his two-plus years with the Mets, Juan Lagares has developed something of a reputation for churning out web gems. It's sort of his thing

What he pulled off Wednesday night against the Braves, though? You might want to find the nearest chair, because we're still not quite sure how/if this actually happened:

Lagares catch

In addition to covering a small country's worth of ground, Lagares got turned around three separate times, before he just casually reached out and snared the ball over his opposite shoulder like he had an extra pair of eyes on the side of his head.

The only reasonable explanation: sorcery.

Lagares Harry Potter

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