"It's a little sore, a little swollen. But it's nothing that's going to hinder me for any significant time," he said.
Saunders is hitting .222 (18-for-81) with one home run and seven RBIs
"I just hit a loose patch and my cleats kind of came up from underneath me and I lost my stability," he said of the injury. "I knew when I got up I could feel my knee a little bit … luckily there's no sign of any ligament damage or anything like that."
Saunders entered Sunday's game to pinch-hit for Stefen Romero in the eighth and struck out.