It was a three-team trade that saw the Dodgers send Bryan Morris and Andy LaRoche to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Red Sox would send Manny Ramirez to the Dodgers and Craig Hansen and Brandon Moss to the Pirates. The Pirates in turn sent Jason Bay to the Red Sox.
Looking back on the deal, it is hard to decide who really was the winner of that trade considering the fact that none of the players involved remain (or remained) on their trade deadline team for a significant amount of time.
This time around, things could be different between the Red Sox and Dodgers. Perhaps a deal could be struck up to improve both teams for the foreseeable future.
Here is a look at four deals that just may be crazy enough to work.