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

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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).

Roach bio:  http://tinyurl.com/pxz44q4

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