Blue Jays' Saunders quietly having breakout season

Michael Saunders ranks 13th in the American League among qualified hitters in OPS. AP Photo/Eric Risberg

Michael Saunders, top-25 outfielder. That was entirely conceivable in 2012, when Saunders was establishing himself as a big, athletic major league center fielder. But it seemed like a longshot after the three years that followed.