What Team Is Justin Lawrence On?
American professional baseball player Justin Anthony Lawrence pitches for the Colorado Rockies. Lawrence was born on November 25, 1994, and is a native of the US. (MLB).
When Lawrence was two years old, his family relocated to the United States from Panama, where he was born in 1994. First Coast High School in Jacksonville, Florida, where she had graduated,
Lawrence continued his education at Jacksonville University and Daytona State College in Florida.
He signed with the Colorado Rockies after being selected by them in the 12th round of the 2015 MLB Draft.
His clubs in 2016 and 2017 included the Asheville Tourists, Boise Hawks and Lancaster JetsHawks. He has a 0-2 record, a 2.65 earned run average, and 62.1 strikeouts in 57.1 innings of relief pitching in 2018.
After testing positive for the performance-enhancing drug dehydrochlormethyltestosterone on January 17, 2020, Lawrence was given an 80-game suspension without pay.
On April 29, 2021, Lawrence made his major league debut after being promoted to a higher tier. He made his debut appearance in a Major League Baseball game during the eighth inning.
Eduardo Escobar, an infielder with the Arizona Diamondbacks, struck out on the field, marking his first strikeout in a big-league contest.
After 19 games and 16 2/3 innings, the earned run average was 8.64. During that time, he faced 19 batters and struck out 16.