Every year, the MLB trade deadline seems a little bit like Christmas. There are buyers, sellers and big market franchises that are willing to spend more money on acquiring their new toys.
The 2012 MLB trade deadline gets closer: there are some players that seem to already be on the way out.
These talented players may be dealt because of issues they have. Others made their franchises want to go into a different direction because of an attitude problem or because the player is likely to price himself out of their budget by the offseason.
Either way we look at it, certain franchises will be cementing themselves into the playoff run, and others will be attempting to sell to their fans the potential of the prospects they just acquired.
With all that in mind, let’s take a look at players who could be traded and propel their new team into a true postseason contender.