Blue Jays claim Roach on waivers put Saunders on 60 day DL


The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have claimed RHP DONN ROACH off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.  To make room on the 40-man roster the Blue Jays have transferred outfielder MICHAEL SAUNDERS from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

ROACH, 25, started one game for the Chicago Cubs this season before being claimed on waivers by Cincinnati on June 5.   In 22 starts at the Triple-A level this season, the 6-0, 195lb. right handed pitcher has posted a 9-6 record with a 3.50 ERA for Iowa (Cubs) and Louisville (Reds).

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