Although the MLB trade deadline has already passed, that does not mean that big names cannot still be changing uniforms during this August trade deadline. For a full explanation of the waiver trade deadline process, check out this excellent piece by Matt Snyder over at CBS Sports.
There are a few big-name players that will be placed on waivers over the coming days, and as the rules dictate, if no one claims them and their massive salaries, then they can be dealt to any team in the league.
As playoff races get tighter and tighter, teams will be looking for that one final piece that could push them over the edge. And they could go after one of these big names.