Watch: Juan Lagares draws Willie Mays comparisons with great catch

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During Wednesday night’s game against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field, New York Mets centerfielder Juan Lagares made a catch that drew comparisons to Willie Mays’s famous catch

Lagares caught the second out of the seventh inning after running down a fly ball from former Met Daniel Murphy. 

Watch the catch below:

Mays’s notable catch was during the 1954 World Series.

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The Nationals led the Mets 4–1 through the seventh inning.

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