Michael Saunders
Birthdate: 11/19/1986 (31 y, 1 m, 28 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 6-4/225     Position: OF
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 11, Pick: 22, Overall: 333, Team: Seattle Mariners
Contract: $9M / 1 Years (2017) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Saunders has left the Blue Jays to witness the birth of his child, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports. (9/11/2017)
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DatePitcherInn.OutsBaseScorePlayLIREWEWPARE24
8/8J Shields6-B112_4-6Michael Saunders doubled to right (Liner). Franklin Gutierrez scored. Rob Johnson advanced to 3B.2.530.9020.7 %.1821.49
8/5K Davies3-T1_2_0-1Michael Saunders tripled to right (Fliner (Liner)). Rob Johnson scored.1.350.7151.9 %.1341.26
9/23L Cormier7-T0___3-4Michael Saunders tripled to left (Fliner (Fly)).0.960.4969.9 %.1080.92
8/4R Mahay7-T0_2_6-6Michael Saunders singled to pitcher (Bunt Grounder). Jack Wilson advanced to 3B.1.911.1760.5 %.0990.72
9/23W Davis3-T2_230-1Ichiro Suzuki advanced on a passed ball to 3B. Michael Saunders scored. Passed ball by Dioner Navarro.2.260.5951.2 %.0940.76
8/2S Feldman6-T01__1-0Michael Saunders walked. Rob Johnson advanced to 2B.2.241.0041.1 %.0840.62
7/29R Halladay7-B0___1-2Michael Saunders singled to pitcher (Bunt Grounder).1.910.4935.7 %.0770.38
9/17O Dotel13-B11__3-3Michael Saunders singled to shortstop (Grounder). Jose Lopez advanced to 2B.2.910.5163.3 %.0730.39
8/4J Bale6-T0___5-4Michael Saunders singled to first (Bunt Grounder).1.440.5434.6 %.0580.39
7/27R Romero5-B0___2-3Michael Saunders singled to third (Bunt Grounder).1.360.4941.0 %.0550.38
8/4L Hochevar3-T112_3-1Ichiro Suzuki advanced on a wild pitch to 2B.2.170.9533.7 %.0500.50
8/4L Hochevar3-T0___3-1Michael Saunders singled to left (Liner).0.980.5429.4 %.0400.39
8/11J Danks3-B0___0-0Michael Saunders singled to second (Bunt Grounder).0.990.4955.5 %.0400.38
8/6B Chen5-T0___5-2Michael Saunders singled to right (Liner).0.930.5417.0 %.0400.39
9/23W Davis5-T112_0-2Ichiro Suzuki advanced on a stolen base to 2B.1.440.9078.6 %.0390.49
9/23W Davis5-T11__0-1Michael Saunders singled to left (Fliner (Liner)). Jack Hannahan advanced to 2B.1.240.5164.6 %.0360.39
8/10G Floyd5-B1___2-2Michael Saunders walked.0.870.2653.6 %.0320.26
8/22R Perez11-T2___3-3Michael Saunders singled to right (Grounder).1.350.1139.3 %.0320.13
9/26B League8-T112_2-4Michael Saunders reached on error to center (Fliner (Liner)). Adam Moore advanced to 3B. Josh Wilson advanced to 2B on error. Error by Vernon Wells.1.080.9587.7 %.0310.67
8/8J Shields2-B21__2-3Michael Saunders singled to second (Liner). Rob Johnson advanced to 3B.0.900.2341.0 %.0290.27
9/23W Davis3-T1___0-0Michael Saunders singled to right (Grounder).0.720.2647.5 %.0280.26
8/25B Anderson3-B1___1-1Michael Saunders singled to first (Bunt Grounder).0.720.2653.0 %.0280.26
8/9J Bennett5-B21237-2Michael Saunders walked. Adrian Beltre scored. Russell Branyan advanced to 3B. Jack Wilson advanced to 2B.0.670.7693.9 %.0261.00
8/10G Floyd5-B11__2-2Michael Saunders advanced on a stolen base to 2B.1.560.5156.8 %.0240.16
8/8J Shields4-B21__3-3Michael Saunders singled to right (Grounder). Jack Wilson advanced to 2B.1.000.2352.8 %.0240.21
8/14B Bruney7-B2___2-2Michael Saunders singled to left (Fliner (Fly)).0.810.1052.0 %.0210.12
8/19J Verlander5-T2___0-0Michael Saunders singled to left (Grounder).0.580.1244.6 %.0170.13
8/24V Mazzaro4-B1_2_1-0Michael Saunders walked.1.160.6770.7 %.0160.23
8/19J Verlander5-T21__0-0Michael Saunders advanced on a stolen base to 2B.1.110.2546.3 %.0130.10
8/24V Mazzaro2-B2___0-0Michael Saunders singled to left (Liner).0.430.1051.1 %.0130.12
8/27K Davies5-B21__1-3Michael Saunders advanced on a stolen base to 2B.1.100.2324.5 %.0110.09
8/28B Bannister7-B212_5-3Michael Saunders walked. Jack Hannahan advanced to 3B. Jose Lopez advanced to 2B.0.770.4388.8 %.0110.33
9/30B Kilby3-B1___6-0Michael Saunders tripled to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.090.2695.8 %.0110.68
8/19B Lyon9-T21__1-3Michael Saunders singled to right (Fliner (Fly)). Jack Hannahan advanced to 2B.0.340.2590.7 %.0070.22
8/5K Davies4-T2_2_2-4Michael Saunders walked.0.970.3470.9 %.0070.12
8/6B Chen7-T1___8-2Michael Saunders singled to right (Fliner (Liner)).0.130.291.2 %.0060.27
7/26C Lee7-B21__2-11Michael Saunders singled to center (Fliner (Fly)). Kenji Johjima advanced to 3B.0.010.230.1 %.0010.27
8/6B Chen7-T2_2_8-2Michael Saunders advanced on a wild pitch to 3B.0.160.341.2 %.0000.04
9/19J Albaladejo9-B0___1-10Michael Saunders singled to second (Grounder).0.010.490.0 %.0000.38
7/26M Gosling9-B21_33-12Michael Saunders singled to left (Grounder). Mike Sweeney scored. Jack Hannahan advanced to 2B.0.000.490.0 %.0000.94
9/30H Rodriguez8-B1___7-0Michael Saunders singled to right (Grounder).0.000.2699.9 %.0000.26
8/9J Bennett7-B0___11-2Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.000.4999.9 %.000-0.23
8/31T Bell9-B0___0-10Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.000.490.0 %.000-0.23
8/13C Sabathia8-B11__1-11Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.020.510.0 %.000-0.29
7/27S Downs8-B2___4-11Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.020.100.1 %.000-0.10
7/25J Veras9-B0_2_1-10Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly). Rob Johnson advanced to 3B.0.021.110.0 %.000-0.18
7/25J Sowers7-B0___0-10Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fly).0.020.490.1 %.000-0.23
9/30J Meloan5-B1___7-0Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fly).0.030.2698.8 %-.001-0.16
8/5R Mahay9-T21__6-11Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.030.2599.2 %-.001-0.25
8/8B Shouse9-B0___4-10Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.090.490.3 %-.002-0.23
7/30D Holland9-T01__7-0Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly).0.091.000.3 %-.002-0.39
8/24J Marshall8-B1___3-1Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fliner (Fly)).0.180.2693.5 %-.004-0.16
8/13C Sabathia5-B2___1-6Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fliner (Fly)).0.180.104.9 %-.005-0.10
8/6D Waechter9-T0_2_8-2Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly).0.171.170.7 %-.005-0.46
8/5J Cruz7-T1__35-11Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.110.9798.6 %-.005-0.59
7/26C Lee5-B1___2-8Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.210.263.2 %-.005-0.16
9/2B Fuentes8-B0___2-0Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.230.4994.1 %-.006-0.23
8/10T Pena6-B2___6-4Michael Saunders flied out to center (Fly).0.250.1082.8 %-.007-0.10
7/29B League8-B2___3-2Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.280.1084.7 %-.007-0.10
8/28B Bannister5-B2___5-3Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).0.280.1079.3 %-.007-0.10
10/3N Feliz6-B01__2-0Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder). Mike Carp advanced to 2B.0.780.8786.9 %-.007-0.20
7/28S Camp7-B1___3-1Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).0.300.2688.1 %-.007-0.16
7/30D Holland6-T1___5-0Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.320.324.5 %-.008-0.19
8/24J Gray6-B1___3-1Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.360.2683.7 %-.009-0.16
8/14A Pettitte2-B2___2-1Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.370.1062.5 %-.009-0.10
10/3C Wilson8-B1___2-1Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.390.2685.7 %-.010-0.16
8/7J Niemann5-B2___1-4Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly).0.390.1014.1 %-.010-0.10
7/30D Holland3-T2___3-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.370.1318.5 %-.010-0.13
8/26J Gray6-B2___4-3Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.420.1070.8 %-.011-0.10
10/2D Nippert6-B2___4-3Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fly).0.420.1070.8 %-.011-0.10
8/27B Chen9-B0___4-8Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.430.491.7 %-.011-0.23
8/9S Kazmir4-B1___4-2Michael Saunders grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.440.2677.6 %-.011-0.16
8/26G Gonzalez4-B1___3-1Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.440.2677.6 %-.011-0.16
9/2S Kazmir2-B2___0-0Michael Saunders grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.430.1051.1 %-.011-0.10
8/10G Floyd3-B2___0-0Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.470.1051.2 %-.012-0.10
10/2F Francisco9-B1___4-7Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.490.261.7 %-.013-0.16
8/2S Feldman3-T2___1-0Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.480.1335.1 %-.013-0.13
8/11J Danks8-B0___1-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.520.4987.0 %-.013-0.23
7/31V Padilla5-T2___1-2Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.510.1358.0 %-.014-0.13
8/5R Colon6-T0_2_4-8Michael Saunders flied out to center (Fly).0.351.1793.3 %-.014-0.46
7/26C Lee2-B1___2-1Michael Saunders out on a dropped third strike.0.570.2663.9 %-.014-0.16
8/4R Tejeda9-T1___6-7Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fly).0.550.2981.0 %-.014-0.17
9/25R Halladay8-T0___4-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.530.543.9 %-.014-0.25
8/13C Sabathia3-B0___0-5Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.560.4910.3 %-.014-0.23
8/14M Rivera9-B2___2-4Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.550.101.4 %-.014-0.10
9/2S Kazmir5-B2___0-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.580.1051.5 %-.015-0.10
8/6B Chen3-T01__5-0Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder). Rob Johnson advanced to 2B.0.930.9312.3 %-.015-0.22
7/28M Rzepczynski5-B1___1-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.620.2669.1 %-.015-0.16
8/11J Danks5-B1___1-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.620.2669.1 %-.015-0.16
7/31E Guardado7-T2___5-3Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.580.1314.0 %-.016-0.13
8/22A Laffey2-T11__0-3Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.730.5477.7 %-.018-0.31
9/6G Gonzalez7-T1___1-2Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).0.720.2667.1 %-.018-0.16
7/25J Sowers4-B21_30-6Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.660.495.3 %-.018-0.49
8/20J Washburn5-T0___2-4Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.730.5574.1 %-.019-0.26
7/31V Padilla2-T21__0-2Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.670.2765.9 %-.020-0.27
8/20Z Miner7-T1___5-6Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.780.3065.6 %-.020-0.18
8/27J Wright7-B0_2_2-7Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.741.116.1 %-.020-0.44
8/9S Kazmir2-B11__1-2Michael Saunders sacrificed to pitcher (Bunt Grounder). Jack Wilson advanced to 2B.1.320.5144.1 %-.021-0.20
8/19J Verlander7-T11__1-3Michael Saunders flied out to left (Fly).0.870.5780.6 %-.022-0.32
9/6G Gonzalez3-T0___0-1Michael Saunders flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.870.5061.4 %-.022-0.24
9/25R Halladay5-T1___0-0Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.880.2946.9 %-.022-0.17
9/30C Mortensen1-B2_234-0Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).0.780.5987.2 %-.023-0.59
8/30Z Greinke9-B0___0-3Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly).0.890.494.0 %-.023-0.23
8/20J Washburn3-T0___0-1Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).0.880.5560.7 %-.023-0.26
10/2B McCarthy3-B0___0-3Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.910.4922.8 %-.023-0.23
10/3T Hunter2-B21__0-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.840.2352.4 %-.024-0.23
8/26G Gonzalez2-B1_2_2-0Michael Saunders struck out looking.0.860.6776.5 %-.024-0.35
8/30Z Greinke3-B0___0-0Michael Saunders grounded out to pitcher (Grounder).0.990.4955.5 %-.025-0.23
9/1E Santana3-B0___1-1Michael Saunders struck out swinging.0.990.4955.5 %-.025-0.23
8/25B Anderson3-B21__1-1Michael Saunders was caught stealing.0.920.2352.6 %-.026-0.23
9/25R Halladay3-T0___0-0Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).0.990.5450.0 %-.026-0.25
9/26C Janssen7-T0___2-3Michael Saunders grounded out to second (Grounder).1.020.5468.6 %-.026-0.25
8/7J Niemann3-B0___1-3Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).1.050.4932.0 %-.026-0.23
8/27K Davies3-B0___0-2Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.050.4932.0 %-.026-0.23
8/30Z Greinke6-B0___0-3Michael Saunders grounded out to pitcher (Grounder).1.040.4915.5 %-.026-0.23
8/22A Laffey6-T21__2-3Michael Saunders grounded out to third (Grounder).0.940.2462.8 %-.027-0.24
10/2B McCarthy4-B21__3-3Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.000.2352.8 %-.028-0.23
8/2F Francisco8-T1___4-2Michael Saunders flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).1.070.3211.3 %-.028-0.19
8/14A Pettitte5-B0___2-2Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.170.4956.6 %-.030-0.23
9/1E Santana5-B0___1-1Michael Saunders flied out to shortstop (Fly).1.170.4956.6 %-.030-0.23
8/25B Anderson5-B21__1-1Michael Saunders struck out looking.1.110.2353.1 %-.031-0.23
7/27R Romero6-B11__4-7Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.390.5115.9 %-.033-0.29
8/22A Laffey4-T112_1-3Michael Saunders fouled out to catcher (Fly).1.500.9475.6 %-.035-0.49
8/4L Hochevar4-T1_2_3-4Michael Saunders flied out to second (Fly).1.250.7163.7 %-.036-0.37
10/3T Hunter4-B2__31-0Michael Saunders grounded out to first (Grounder).1.350.3667.9 %-.037-0.36
8/19J Verlander3-T01__0-0Michael Saunders flied out to right (Fly).1.570.9553.9 %-.038-0.38
9/6G Gonzalez5-T11__1-1Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.590.5250.3 %-.038-0.29
9/1D Oliver7-B0___1-1Michael Saunders flied out to shortstop (Fly).1.510.4958.7 %-.038-0.23
8/27K Davies5-B11__1-3Michael Saunders reached on fielder's choice to first (Grounder). Kenji Johjima out at second.1.660.5128.5 %-.040-0.29
7/25J Sowers2-B212_0-0Michael Saunders flied out to shortstop (Fly).1.750.4354.4 %-.044-0.43
7/29R Halladay2-B212_0-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.750.4354.4 %-.044-0.43
7/29R Halladay4-B212_0-0Michael Saunders flied out to center (Fliner (Liner)).2.030.4355.2 %-.052-0.43
7/27R Romero2-B11__1-2Michael Saunders grounded into a double play to second (Grounder). Rob Johnson out at second.1.320.5144.1 %-.057-0.51
8/25C Breslow10-B0___2-2Michael Saunders fouled out to catcher (Fly).2.250.4963.5 %-.057-0.23
8/25M Wuertz8-B0___1-2Michael Saunders struck out swinging.2.470.4930.0 %-.063-0.23
7/28M Rzepczynski2-B1_231-0Michael Saunders struck out swinging.1.331.3973.5 %-.068-0.80
8/22K Wood9-T01__3-3Michael Saunders flied out to first (Bunt Fly).3.430.9158.2 %-.082-0.37