As the July 31 MLB trade deadline approaches, every GM in baseball has his eyes on several players, whether they are established major leaguers or highly touted prospects.
The latter part don't get nearly as much attention, but prospects are a part of almost any deal. Clubs whose 2011 campaign is lost can take solace in trading off their veterans for prospects who may one day make a difference at the big league level.
Not every prospect is available, however. Many of the most projectable players are deemed untouchable. But with the World Series so close some teams might be willing to loosen the restrictions and deal some of their top prospects.
Here are the 10 best prospects who may get traded by the deadline (Zack Wheeler appeared in the original version of this list before being traded for Carlos Beltran).
Dmitriy Ioselevich is a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter for all your MLB news and updates.