When your team makes a major trade, the first question that always comes to mind is: Will this help my team or end up a disaster? Will it one day be considered one of the worst trades in sports history?
From the Seattle Sonics' decision to trade Scottie Pippin for Oden Polynice—which led to Michael Jordan's six NBA Championships—to Boston's sale of Babe Ruth for a musical, terrible trades can change the history of sports.
Here is a ranking of the worst trades in sports history.
Note: Check out this video for even more commentary on the worst baseball, basketball, football, and hockey trades in history.