The major league baseball trade deadline is just over a month away and the New York Mets certainly look like they will be sellers this season instead of buyers.
That's no surprise.
New York is gearing towards 2014 as Mets fans know. At the present time, manager Terry Collins' club is out of the wild-card race. Now is the time to deal some veteran players and gain some prospects in return.
It's the right thing to do. The Mets are finally pointed in the right direction. They have a wealth of talented young pitchers in their system. It's time to add some more depth to their minor league system by trading the following players while their trade value is still pretty good.
Let's take a look at three players New York should try to deal by the July 31 trade deadline to get some decent prospects in return.