Over two months into the 2012 MLB season, trades and signings have already transpired but, of course, the big trades are going to be made at the trade deadline in about six weeks.
This is not a list of players who will or won't be traded. Rather, it is a list of players who could be talked about greatly over the next couple months. Some will never leave their current team, while it's almost a certainty for others.
Here are 40 such names to watch. Some names may indeed sound ridiculous, but those types of names always pop up as shockers before the deadline game is over.