The Seattle Mariners, in just 12 days, have gone from possible trade deadline buyers to almost definite trade deadline sellers.
Going from 2.5 games out to 11.5 out in 12 days (and three of those days were the All-Star break) will do that to you.
While it's certainly disappointing, this might just be a blessing in disguise for the Mariners. They won't be tempted to upend the rebuilding process, and they now have a chance to get rid of certain underperforming veterans.
Here's a look at who Jack Zduriencik and company should try to move, who might be interested and who we can expect in return.
Note to reader: This list isn't very pretty.