It's not easy being Canadian when some Americans know so little about the country, and Seattle Mariners outfielder Michael Saudners has known that since childhood.
Like Saunders, the stories he tells are good-natured. Yes, he loves the Great North, but he married an American woman he met in Arizona and loves all things Northwest.
In honor of the Mariners flying on to Toronto tonight, we bring you Life As A Canadian. It'll make you smile.
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