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Current Status
Free Agent since 2019-03-18 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Edward Brett Saunders
Stat Years
2005-2018  [mlb] 2009-2017
Height/Weight
6-4 / 205
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
LF (372) ... CF (348) ... OF (339) ... RF (225) ... DH (17)
Draft Position
P-OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Lambrick Park (Victoria,BC)
Colleges
Tallahassee Community College (Tallahassee, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Seattle Mariners in Round #11 (#333 overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Wayne Norton
MLB Debut
2009-07-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.248)
Service Time
7.080 (2018)
Organizations
SEA [10] TOR [3] PHI [1] BAL [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 46526 ... retro id: saunm001 ... mlbam id: 459431
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Games

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YearTeamsLinksGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
2009Seattle MarinersLog - Splits39345387.231113323--1--3--1727------39---
2010Seattle MarinersLog - Splits91865294.5844-1861-1---124223032------7714-1
2011Seattle MarinersLog - Splits52475490.443-14434----1-4-101621------1246--
2012Seattle MarinersLog - Splits1391336695.712751-1271-53327-152420326------221135-
2013Seattle MarinersLog - Splits12110813789.31014451016-12411-281937182------2478342
2014Seattle MarinersLog - Splits716110585.9565-5573-214153-4222101------112683
2015Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits99-1100.08---81-------45--------3-6-
2016Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits13913091593.51158-1115101418624818132923------1061229
2017Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits725418675.04815-3535-111-534135211------4-542
Totals73366271390.36134272262234114616513598579151117103------28826418917
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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YearTeamsLinksGABBAVGOBPSLGOPSOBLdoffH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-Bnt2B3BHRSolo2-Run3-RunGSlamIPHRWO-HRWO-HPHXBHTBRBIHR RBIRBI OutRBI HRRBIHR%BBBB4BB 1BOBB BLBB LdIBBHBPROECI
2009Seattle MarinersLog - Splits39122.221.258.279.53733332723225613--------14344---0.006221---1-
2010Seattle MarinersLog - Splits91289.211.295.367.66296676138556511210442----423106331821854.55353812--1-
2011Seattle MarinersLog - Splits52161.149.207.217.4243638241722215-22---------735823225.001222-21---
2012Seattle MarinersLog - Splits139511.245.306.429.7351711321257212113531319126-1---553219572822849.124571219-17-
2013Seattle MarinersLog - Splits121416.238.326.394.7201561329961990423312741----4381644618101839.135664111416-
2014Seattle MarinersLog - Splits71230.274.342.452.794897263415585113844-----522104341251235.292622-71-5-
2015Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits931.194.306.194.49911766151--------------63---0.005-1-1--1-
2016Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits139489.254.338.479.8171881421246571172323241662---1859234573453459.6559109-17255-
2017Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits72218.202.256.344.60060484427737-92624-----151775211041047.621542-2211-
Totals7332467.232.305.396.701000000000000184067157335050523291231981472851--1422239772631223112246.39259364245110827-
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference

Outs

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YearTeamsLinksGABOutsGOAOGO AOFOLOPOPFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSO-3SO-FTSO sw%
2009Seattle MarinersLog - Splits391229529261.1216371-521-11010.00361965.5321114157574028127170.00
2010Seattle MarinersLog - Splits9128923062840.74469294-510211185.56945264.4952132141317191684602426571.43
2011Seattle MarinersLog - Splits5216114336510.71327124-109511185.56503757.5821015781514856381813267.86
2012Seattle MarinersLog - Splits1395113801231231.006924301311941165012.001668067.5924172212129361513410826351180.60
2013Seattle MarinersLog - Splits121416317101981.036222141212551674316.281198059.883304512214029111188830291674.58
2014Seattle MarinersLog - Splits7123016849610.80381583-1052421811.11624856.4122112231222141258421610472.41
2015Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits931241133.6721---3---11100.0011378.6--2522-2110641-60.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits1394893611031021.015528194325113144035.001277862.0123274419223038101561183834875.64
2017Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits7221817362561.113110159-13---2248.33823669.58221296161913455451010581.82
Totals733246718915766040.953511191345051153613163522215.7774743363.3692117427885120179170847115331781655274.96
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts POP Popouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings

Baserunning

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YearLinksGPAOBmOBPRR%SBSB2SB3SBHCSCS2CS3CSHS1-3S1-2S1-3%S2-HS2-3S2-H%D1-HD1-3D1-H%DIAdv WPAdv OutFrcROOB
2009Log - Splits3912933.2561236.36431-11--2918.184180.00--------1132
2010Log - Splits9132796.2942829.17651-33--41225.004544.442250.0021199
2011Log - Splits5217936.2011438.8933--211-2528.573350.00--------1112
2012Log - Splits139559171.3067342.6921192-44--101343.484450.003350.00-77614
2013Log - Splits121480156.3255736.5416122-541-71630.433442.865271.43-7768
2014Log - Splits7126289.3403640.4533--44--8850.006366.672166.6723362
2015Log - Splits93611.306218.18---------10.00-10.00-10.00---22
2016Log - Splits139557188.3387037.23--------51623.8110471.434180.00-44515
2017Log - Splits7223460.2562643.33----11--2625.007-100.002-100.00111-7
9 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter

Pitches

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YearTeamsLinksGPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalSwMsCalCtSwingsFoulIntBInPlStr%Bal%Foul%SW%SwMs%P/PAIP-SW%IP-PA%FPSFPSwFPIPFPS%FPSw%FPIP%
2009Seattle MarinersLog - Splits39129122640-5313282035911015221865-8761.7738.2312.2441.0527.064.1239.967.477251059.6919.387.75
2010Seattle MarinersLog - Splits913272893584-1406877529142274440603221-21962.3837.6215.7242.8923.554.3036.367.0197743360.2422.6310.09
2011Seattle MarinersLog - Splits521791611256-80050929187158252351135411763.6336.3816.8843.8824.794.4733.365.4107341159.7818.996.15
2012Seattle MarinersLog - Splits139559511451341226714198482623218011098412-38962.5937.4118.1748.4323.864.0635.469.63301866359.0333.2711.27
2013Seattle MarinersLog - Splits12148041656118119431168775205316608852299930960.1139.8915.3943.8524.064.0536.364.42781475957.9230.6312.29
2014Seattle MarinersLog - Splits712622302658-107063743394185344452160418459.5340.4714.9542.2420.804.0840.770.2169653264.5024.8112.21
2015Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits93631510-163100631729537131-2261.3538.6519.0243.5623.944.5331.061.12612372.2233.338.33
2016Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits139557489591565242414389862893577661081427833959.3240.6817.6244.6026.734.3531.460.93101534855.6627.478.62
2017Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue JaysLog - Splits7223421815551991614377102142358472195616361.9638.0419.6847.6321.614.2434.569.7119381350.8516.245.56
Totals73327632467259711811595709045051257189237745198194531182961.1538.8516.7744.8324.184.2035.266.2161373427258.3826.579.84
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage

Pitch Details

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2010 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20102-Seam Fastball170.26123610367892222454.1245.8812.945.88-11211-9314
2010Changeup154.09122228186391212459.0940.9113.6418.181--56-5922
2010Curveball152.53813723336191221359.8740.1314.4715.131-2310-131-
2010Cutter104.31619610183668211965.3834.6220.199.623-129-5215
2010Fastball463.319692227105173290857362.6337.3718.365.834-3228-1317211
2010Sinker127.2612363324978182561.4238.5814.172.361-157-84-1
2010Slider173.3333311362746127283673.4126.5916.1820.81112112-10521
2010Splitter23.250413110135456.5243.4821.7413.04---11-11-1
2010unknown4.0001---31-125.0075.000.000.00-------1--
2011 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20112-Seam Fastball115.2501648323382231971.3028.7020.006.96---110-2322
2011Changeup51.25012386213041258.8241.187.8415.691---1-43--
2011Curveball77.20051171630479561.0438.9611.6922.08---18-21-1
2011Cutter37.143713810279772.9727.0324.328.11--1-2--2-2
2011Fastball253.212337215593160503463.2436.7619.768.302-1523-41223
2011Intent Ball4-------4---0.00100.000.000.00----------
2011Knuckleball4.0002--113-275.0025.000.000.00------11--
2011Sinker86.0561815133056191965.1234.8822.095.811---5-6612
2011Slider113.38513521184766131458.4141.5911.5018.581---6-322-
2011Splitter111.0002231471263.6436.369.0927.27----------
2012 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20122-Seam Fastball287.34047161545116171634859.5840.4221.955.232-2624-14731
2012Changeup192.216378271572120403862.5037.5020.8314.0631-47-16623
2012Curveball228.194316333295133353358.3341.6715.3514.471-1417-9723
2012Cutter97.3331868143265241967.0132.9924.748.2521--4-811-
2012Fastball778.390136538712727949914713864.1435.8618.8911.18121101349-2729611
2012Sinker196.2614612103077119324760.7139.2916.335.104-236-14863
2012Slider323.40452215438108215695466.5633.4421.3616.726-4519-10817
2012Splitter46.3758311117299863.0436.9619.5723.911---3-21-2
2012unknown34.250414913214461.7638.2411.7611.76---13-11--
2013 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20132-Seam Fastball279.23152122044121158395556.6343.3713.987.172-2416-17722
2013Changeup188.500221137158999252252.6647.3413.3019.6831136-71-2
2013Curveball177.333248193175102272557.6342.3715.2510.732-178-6521
2013Cutter63.222921082241131065.0834.9220.6315.87---27-41-1
2013Fastball706.343108375113026544114711362.4637.5420.827.229-41251-232886
2013Intent Ball8-------8---0.00100.000.000.00----------
2013Knuckleball31.333621513186658.0641.9419.353.23--1-1-12--
2013Sinker124.38121810274480202364.5235.4816.138.064-1310-443-
2013Slider251.3814216443885166394566.1433.8615.5417.53322213-1192-
2013Splitter28.0002-4315132446.4353.577.1414.29----4--1--
2013unknown29.0003-4512175358.6241.3817.2413.79----2-2--1
2014 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20142-Seam Fastball184.400301253083101343254.8945.1118.482.72--2117-8323
2014Changeup112.36819722104567152059.8240.1813.3919.642-126-5412
2014Curveball112.18816310174468241760.7139.2921.438.931-228-6421
2014Cutter57.273113318193861166.6733.3310.535.26---16-323-
2014Fastball330.37359222166131199526060.3039.7015.766.36512612-71642
2014Intent Ball4-------4---0.00100.000.000.00----------
2014Knuckleball8.50021-1441250.0050.0012.500.001--1--1---
2014Sinker41.3758331016254860.9839.029.767.32---13-4---
2014Slider123.476211018174875192160.9839.0215.4514.6311114-252-
2014Splitter14.5002122593264.2935.7121.4314.291-----1---
2014unknown40.375835518224855.0045.0010.0012.50-1-12-2-1-
2015 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20152-Seam Fastball14.0003-133114378.5721.4328.577.14------2---
2015Changeup29.200514412174558.6241.3813.7913.79------2-1-
2015Curveball18.50021231081244.4455.565.5611.11---12-1---
2015Cutter6------1243-66.6733.3350.000.00----------
2015Fastball64.33362413244017662.5037.5026.566.25----7-31--
2015Sinker5.50021--23-360.0040.000.000.00---1--1---
2015Slider18.33331247112361.1138.8911.1111.11----1--1--
2015Splitter5-----3-23--60.0040.000.0060.00----------
2016 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20162-Seam Fastball306.38657222548119187546061.1138.8917.658.17516717-161031
2016Changeup257.2423385825103154383359.9240.0814.7922.572-1414-1074-
2016Curveball193.286144243890103271453.3746.6313.9912.44--1814-4112
2016Cutter108.27322612134167182462.0437.9616.6711.111--18-4423
2016Fastball876.425120517114733953719412561.3038.7022.158.1112281963-2423105
2016Intent Ball8-------8---0.00100.000.000.00----------
2016Knuckleball38.0001-4820185147.3752.6313.1610.53---11--1--
2016Sinker74.3891872112846141962.1637.8418.922.70--317-811-
2016Slider363.38347186746145218584760.0639.9415.9818.467-4325-11527
2016Splitter96.43816713103858191660.4239.5819.7913.545-1-4-412-
2016unknown54.0004-9924308455.5644.4414.8116.67----3-21-1
2017 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
20172-Seam Fastball144.2862166325688292161.1138.8920.144.171-1412-7213
2017Changeup110.2671542454961171555.4544.5515.4521.82--1-2-4211
2017Curveball107.30813414134859191355.1444.8617.7613.082--18-61-1
2017Cutter57.25012393233491359.6540.3515.7915.79--114-42-3
2017Fastball316.25060151646111205816264.8735.1325.635.063-3119-171546
2017Knuckleball9.0001-23182188.8911.1122.2222.22----2-----
2017Sinker89.2351744173554161760.6739.3317.984.49---22-74--
2017Slider134.38121819224292302168.6631.3422.3914.1832-15-543-
2017Splitter13.0002-6-3102276.9223.0815.3846.15------1--1
2017unknown12.0005-2148-566.6733.330.0016.67----1--1--
Career Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOP
Totals2-Seam Fastball1499.313249789027060989026826259.3740.6317.886.001021425107-75351416
TotalsChangeup1093.267165442089845463916416958.4641.5415.0019.0312241842-53321110
TotalsCurveball1064.2881183414218345361116412257.4242.5815.4113.357-72775-352289
TotalsCutter529.2769827558318534410310365.0334.9719.4710.40613740-2814714
TotalsFastball3786.3545912092986891415237177361162.6337.3720.427.874743158252-1181413644
TotalsIntent Ball24-------24---0.00100.000.000.00----------
TotalsKnuckleball90.2501237183951141256.6743.3315.567.781-124-34--
TotalsSinker742.275153423714028146112316162.1337.8716.584.9910-71640-5227116
TotalsSlider1498.3882329026121052897025824164.7535.2517.2217.42226131385-52391415
TotalsSplitter236.3893614451894142413860.1739.8317.3719.077-1112-9424
Totalsunknown173.16025424297499212557.2342.7712.1413.87-1-211-7412
90 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Pitches B=Ball S=Swinging Strike C=Called X=In Play I=Intent Ball > Runner in motion # Pickoff throw F=Foul H=Hit by Pitch BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) AB At Bats H Hits SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Bal Balls Str Strikes Fou Fouls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Fou% Foul ball percentage SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch GO Groundouts FO Fly outs LO Lineouts POP Popouts