In the long winter sleep of Major League Baseball's offseason, these are the bad dreams, those cold-sweat-inducing nightmares that gives fans fits and make GMs wish the season never arrived.
Even as the player acquisition period reaches its end, every team's path remains littered with potential missteps. Ahead, you'll find those mistakes listed and spelled out in painful clarity.
As of now, though, they are still just bad dreams. Should they materialize in the waking world, I predict jammed radio-station phone lines will greet their arrival.