With the MLB trade deadline looming, front offices are beginning to measure the value of their talent in their minor league systems as they look to bolster their lineup cards with veteran leadership. The same can be said for the world of fantasy owners.
Setting expectations for players is never a healthy idea as things don't always pan out as predicted. You would only be kidding yourself if you pinned a man named Dickey atop the list of the best pitchers heading into the All-Star break.
It is like saying you knew that Missouri was going to lose to Norfolk State in this year's March Madness. No need to try, you aren't going to fool anyone.
The majors is a game of risk and reward. Players that began the season highlighted as trade material and are now lifting the doubts off their shoulders are just bait waiting to be eaten.
I have listed five players that should be considered to be sell-high candidates in your fantasy league.