5. Trading for Joe Saunders

When the Orioles acquired Saunders on Aug. 26, long after the non-waiver trade deadline had passed, the veteran lefty was 6-10 with a 4.22 ERA in 21 starts with the Diamondbacks. At the time, one scout said that Saunders was nothing special, but would take the ball and give his all in key...

Karl Merton Ferron, Baltimore Sun