Blue Jays' Brett Lawrie likely out for weeks

Brett Lawrie of the Toronto Blue Jays is injured as he slides into second base on May 27, 2013 at...

Brett Lawrie of the Toronto Blue Jays is injured as he slides into second base on May 27, 2013 at the Rogers Centre. (STAN BEHAL/Toronto Sun)

Mike Rutsey, Toronto Sun

, Last Updated: 11:03 PM ET

Initially, the thinking was that Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie may miss a game or two after spraining his left ankle Monday while sliding into second base. But that pipe dream burst on Wednesday when the Jays decided to place him on the 15-day disabled list.

So, what happened to change things?


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