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Fidlin: New Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders out to prove Seattle Mariners GM wrong

Fidlin: New Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders out to prove Seattle Mariners GM wrong

It's always curious when a general manager bites off his nose to spite his face but it's hard to interpret the Michael Saunders trade any other way.
MetsBlog Dec 4, 2014

Do Mets and Mariners still match up well for a trade?

The Mariners have acquired LHP J.A. Happ from the Blue Jays for OF Michael Saunders (Stark, Dec. 3). In was said last month that the Mariners and Mets — who have been shopping Jon Niese, Dillon Gee and …
Seattle Times Dec 3, 2014

A message from Michael Saunders to Mariners fans

Talked with Michael Saunders on the phone briefly tonight. He called the whole situation "bittersweet." He's excited for a chance to play every day in Toronto,  but is admittedly sad since the Mariners organization was all he'd ever known as a professional baseball player. At the end of his con
Tacoma News-Tribune Dec 3, 2014

Mariners trade Michael Saunders to Toronto for pitcher J.A. Happ

Zduriencik says it was a “deal we felt we had to do”
Baltimore Sun Dec 3, 2014

Mariners trade Saunders for Happ

The Seattle Mariners traded outfielder Michael Saunders to the Toronto Blue Jays for left-handed pitcher J.A. Happ on Wednesday.
Toronto Sun Dec 3, 2014
Blue Jays ship Happ to Mariners for Saunders

Blue Jays ship Happ to Mariners for Saunders

Michael Saunders was voted MVP of the Phoenix pool in the World Baseball Classic in March 2013. Never mind Joe Mauer, David Wright or Adrian Gonzalez, Saunders hit .727 with a homer and seven RBIs in three games.

On the move: Saunders to Toronto, Markakis out of Baltimore

Two pretty significant moves involving outfielders tonight… 1. The Blue Jays continue their rebuilding efforts, having traded for Mariners outfielder Michael Saunders. Although he’s had some injury problems, Saunders has been a pretty solid left-handed hitter the past few years, and that brings a bit of balance to the Blue Jays right-leaning lineup. To get […] The post On the move: Saunders to Toronto, Markakis out of Baltimore appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
KFFL Dec 3, 2014

Blue Jays | Jays view Michael Saunders as starting LF

The Toronto Blue Jays view OF Michael Saunders as their starting left fielder, after the ...
Seattle Times Dec 3, 2014

Mariners trade Michael Saunders to Blue Jays for pitcher J.A. Happ

In a move that grew increasingly more expected with each passing day of the offseason, the Seattle Mariners have parted ways with outfielder Michael Saunders.
National Post Dec 3, 2014
Toronto Blue Jays trade J.A. Happ to Seattle Mariners for left-fielder Michael Saunders

Toronto Blue Jays trade J.A. Happ to Seattle Mariners for left-fielder Michael Saunders

Saunders, who played just 78 games last year because of an oblique strain, hit .273 with eight home runs in 2014
Tacoma News-Tribune Dec 3, 2014

Mariners trade outfielder Michael Saunders to Toronto for pitcher J.A. Happ

Say goodbye to the Condor. Outfielder Michael Saunders’ 11-year career with the Mariners ended Wednesday in a trade that sent him to Toronto for veteran left-handed starter J.A. Happ.
Mariners trade outfielder Michael Saunders to Toronto for pitcher J.A. Happ

Mariners trade outfielder Michael Saunders to Toronto for pitcher J.A. Happ

  SEATTLE — Say goodbye to the Condor. Outfielder Michael Saunders’ 11-year career with the Mariners ended Wednesday in a trade that sent him to Toronto for veteran left-handed starter J.A. Happ. Saunders, 28, batted a career-high .273 last season but battled a series of injuries that limited him to 78 games. He was the club’s 11th-round pick in 2004. Happ, 32, was 11-11 with a 4.22 ERA last season for the Blue Jays in 30 games, including 26 starts. He is 51-53 with a 4.24 ERA over eight seasons with Philadelphia, Houston and Toronto. The acquisition bolsters the Mariners’ … ...
Toronto Star Dec 3, 2014
Jays obtain Canadian fielder Michael Saunders: Griffin

Jays obtain Canadian fielder Michael Saunders: Griffin

Trade likely means end of Cabrera as an option for 2015 and the emergence into the rotation of right-hander Aaron Sanchez.
Rotoworld Dec 3, 2014

Blue Jays get Saunders in deal with Mariners - Michael Saunders (OF) Toronto Blue Jays

Blue Jays acquired OF Michael Saunders from the Mariners for LHP J.A. Happ.

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