The 2011 MLB trade deadline is approaching rather quickly while trade speculation galore has been flooding the news-wires.
It's easy to speculate where a player might go simply because it's about plugging in holes on other teams. If a contender is in need of a shortstop, there is a good chance any potentially available shortstops will be linked to that team.
The fact is, in many cases the speculated trades do not make sense to the teams holding the rights to those respective players—whether considering the teams financial state or their future contention.
Here are five players apparently on the trade block that shouldn't be moved.