A possibility that comes closer and closer to reality each day is trading Jonathan Sanchez. The lefty has been the center of trade rumor and speculation since he came to the big leagues. If Barry Zito secures his spot as a starter then Sanchez could find himself on his way out of the area.
After a disappointing start in San Jose on Sunday, Sanchez will have to work to improve both his pitching and trade value. Management has to figure out if losing an excellent starter is worth a potential rental player for the season.
These are seven trade ideas that could bring new help to San Francisco.