Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/25/12
The Mariners may be in the market for a couple of outfielders Saturday in Chicago. With two on and one out in the bottom of the ninth of a tie game, center fielder Michael Saunders and right fielder Eric Thames collided in pursuit of a warning-track fly ball off the bat of Chicago first baseman Paul Konerko. Thames caught the ball but, in the collision a couple of feet in front of the fence, the ball popped free. Konerko was credited with a game-winning RBI double and the White Sox with a 9-8 win. The Mariners were left with a pair of bruised outfielders. It's not clear if either will be able to play Saturday. "They hit each other pretty good," manager Eric Wedge said. "We're having them checked out." The Mariners have options in the short term, including outfielder Casper Wells and infielder/outfielder Chone Figgins. And it's likely that in a pinch, infielder Munenori Kawasaki could grab a glove and play if needed. But if either man is going to be out more than a day o...
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