MLB

Michael Saunders #55 - OF

Seattle

  • Age: 27
  • DOB: 1986/11/19
  • POB: Victoria, B.C., Canada
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 225lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Drafted by Seattle in 2004 (11th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date722143356736282356350.262.328.407.735
On Pace80238376283731266236-.262.328.407.735

Scouting Report

AssetsA tall, rangy athlete who is very fast for a player his size, he owns a natural swing with all-around ability. Is very good defensively. Can play all three outfield positions.
FlawsLacks a lot of consistency with the bat. His walk/strikeout ratio isn't very good. Needs to start making the most of his physical gifts in order to maximize output.
Career potentialVersatile, athletic outfielder.

Honours and Awards

2007California League (A) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/09/08Missed 50 games (strained left oblique).
2014/07/11Strained left oblique, 15-day DL.
2014/06/27Missed 15 games (right shoulder injury).
2014/06/12Right shoulder injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to June 11th, 2014).
2014/06/10Missed 3 games (right shoulder injury).
2014/06/07Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2014/05/14Missed 2 games (hyperextended left knee).
2014/05/12Hyperextended left knee, day-to-day.
2014/01/15Signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract extension.
2013/08/27Missed 1 game (sore neck).
2013/08/26Sore neck, day-to-day.
2013/07/03Missed 2 games (finger injury).
2013/06/30Finger injury, day-to-day.
2013/04/29Missed 17 games (sprained right shoulder).
2013/04/11Sprained right shoulder, 15-day DL.
2013/02/19Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2012/09/27Missed 2 games (personal reasons).
2012/09/25Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2012/09/07Missed 5 games (strained right groin).
2012/09/01Strained right groin, day-to-day.
2012/08/31Missed 5 games (groin).
2012/08/26Groin, day-to-day.
2012/08/04Missed 1 game (leg injury).
2012/08/03Leg injury, day-to-day.
2012/07/03Missed 4 games (flu).
2012/06/29Flu, day-to-day.
2011/09/06Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2011/06/03Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2010/08/30Missed 7 games (right shoulder injury).
2010/08/22Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2010/08/21Missed 3 games (right shoulder injury).
2010/08/17Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2010/08/13Missed 1 game (neck injury).
2010/08/11Neck injury, day-to-day.
2010/08/09Missed 3 games (right shoulder injury).
2010/08/06Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2010/07/22Missed 5 games (finger injury).
2010/07/17Finger injury, day-to-day.
2010/05/06Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2010/03/18Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2010/02/26Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2009/08/19Missed 3 games (right shoulder injury).
2009/08/16Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2009/07/25Contract purchased from Tacoma (AAA).

Trades

2004/06/07Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 11th round in 2004.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014SeattleAL722143356736282356350.262.328.407.735
2014TacomaAAA155511183119161500-.327.479.473.952
2013SeattleAL13240659962331246541181351.236.323.397.720
2013TacomaAAA31122110231000.182.375.455.830
2012SeattleAL139507711253131957431322144.247.306.432.738
2011SeattleAL58161162450281256620.149.207.217.424
2011TacomaAAA6423651681137385071103-.288.415.449.864
2010SeattleAL10028929611121033358463-.211.295.367.662
2010TacomaAAA21806161005111740-.200.293.213.506
2009SeattleAL4612213271304640411.221.258.279.537
2009TacomaAAA64248587715213322548633.310.378.544.922
2008TacomaAAA2495122341316930122.242.308.400.708
2008West TennAA67248467218383030661163.290.375.484.859
2007West TennAA15528151217720212.288.373.442.815
2007High DesertA1084319112925414776011627104.299.392.473.865
2006WisconsinA104359488610843948103227-.240.329.345.674
2005EverettA5619624531337392774273.270.361.474.835
TotalAL547169922138978144917617348653206.229.299.378.677
TotalAAA191725140204358241021141822185.281.381.451.832
TotalAA82300548719593737861375.290.374.477.851
TotalA26898616326848152515513529351247.272.363.427.790

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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