Around this time of year, contenders need to make decisions on which of their prospects are expendable should they decide to make a deal before the July 31st trading deadline.
In the same token, teams near the bottom of the standings have actively scouted the top prospects from potential suitors in an effort to determine what they might want back in exchange for their commodities.
Prospecting the future of young players, even those who are rated as the top talents in their respective organizations, is often a difficult task.
But if a struggling team desires to recover from the down period that it currently finds itself in, it is a task that they must necessarily do well.
What follows is a list of seven prospects whom contending teams might be looking to deal, and who I think sellers should be sure to avoid.
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