A's Lawrie makes day for 6-year-old who cried when he was traded
Brett Lawrie is one cool dude.
When the major-league infielder was traded from the Toronto Blue Jays to the Oakland A's in late November, one of his biggest fans was so broken up, she couldn't hold back the tears . . . leading to a viral YouTube video.
Meet 6-year-old Amelia:
Well, Lawrie, who played his first four seasons in Toronto, responded in a way that Amelia will likely never forget.
I'm sure u guys all remember seeing this little girl on YouTube about me leaving the jays so I thot I'd surprise her? pic.twitter.com/AUNyRloTgi— Brett Lawrie (@blawrie13) December 12, 2014
very very cool pick of me and Ameilia :):) pic.twitter.com/W4FyEZRjoW— Brett Lawrie (@blawrie13) December 12, 2014
The second tweet was taken at a Boston Pizza restaurant.