MLB Players Who Should Be Traded Before Opening Day

Gabe Zaldivar@gabezalPop Culture Lead WriterJanuary 9, 2013

The hot stove may have cooled, but it’s time to stoke the fires with some players who absolutely need to be dealt before Opening Day.

Whether it is ongoing rumors working on team chemistry or pure financial reasons, we have four players who are better off getting the boot.

Join MLB lead writer Zach Rymer and MLB contributor Gabe Zaldivar as they break down which players and teams would benefit from a trade before day one.

There comes a time in some athletes' lives when change can be the best of things. And so it goes for these special few.

Of course, this is just the start of a grand debate. Don’t like who was mentioned? Tell us why.

And If you have some other suggestions for players who need to be shown the door, by all means, throw them in the comments section below. 


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