Deal or No Deal?
We have just went past the halfway mark of the Major League season, and every ballclub is looking at their players trying to figure a way to improve its roster, or its bottom line, through a trade or trades.
But each team has only a few more days before the July 31 trade deadline.
When the clock strikes 4 p.m. EST on Tuesday, July 31, it will mark the last time that teams can make trades without the complicated process of having players clear waivers.
The next five days are critical for every team because a successful trade can shore up their rosters for the pennant race, increasing a division lead or sparking a run to overcome the division leader, or attempting to salvage something from a disastrous season.
But I remind you, the key phrase is “successful trade.”
Every fan hopes his or her ...