As May comes to a close, June marks an important month for MLB teams—it marks the month before the halfway point of the season and usually separates the contenders from pretenders.
Teams' performances in June usually are signs of their performances to come, making this month the most important stretch before the All-Star break.
Teams by this point know where they have holes and which players are expendable. While trades require constant negotiations and sacrifices, teams always wish for that perfect scenario, ones that give their club the most upside.
Here are five trades that both teams would make in hopes of making their organization better.