The SportsCrew | MLB Top 10 Buyers: 2017 Trade Deadline
A List Of MLB Trade Deadline Buyers, Team Needs & Trade Targets
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MLB: Top 10 Trade Deadline Buyers

MLB: Top 10 Trade Deadline Buyers

By: Lou Landers – @realSportsCrew 


Happy All-Star break everyone! Today’s article features 10 teams who are expected to be buyers this month as the MLB non-waiver trade deadline approaches. I will discuss team needs and potential trade targets. Yesterday on the Sports Buffet Podcast we discussed specific players who should be on the move. You can check out the Podcast right here.

 

1. Houston Astros (60-29, 1st Place ALW)

Team Needs: SP, RP

Trade Targets: Sonny Gray (OAK), Jose Quintana (CWS), Marcus Stroman (TOR), Brad Hand (SD)

 
2. Los Angels Dodgers (61-29, 1st Place NLW)

Team Needs: SP, OF, RP

Trade Targets: Justin Verlander (DET), Melky Cabrera (CWS), Justin Wilson (DET), Tony Watson (PIT)

 
3. Washington Nationals (52-36, 1st Place NLE)

Team Needs: SP, RP

Trade Targets: Gerrit Cole (PIT), Sean Doolittle (OAK), David Robertson (CWS), Jhonny Cueto (SFG)

 
4. Boston Red Sox (50-39, 1st Place ALE)

Team Needs: 3B, SP, RP

Trade Targets: Todd Frazier (CWS), Martin Prado (MIA), Sonny Gray (OAK), Justin Wilson (DET)

 
5. New York Yankees (45-41, Tied 2nd Place ALE)

Team Needs: 1B, 3B, SP, RP

Trade Targets: Justin Bour (MIA), Martin Prado (MIA), Gerrit Cole (PIT), Sonny Gray (OAK), Brad Hand (SD)

 
6. Milwaukee Brewers (50-41, 1st Place NLC)

Team Needs: SP, RP

Trade Targets: Jhonny Cueto (SFG), Jose Quintana (CWS), Ryan Madson (OAK), Brad Brach (BAL)

 
7. Chicago Cubs (43-45, 2nd Place NLC)

Team Needs: SP, RP, OF

Trade Targets: Jose Quintana (CWS), Justin Verlander (DET), Zach Britton (BAL), Hunter Pence (SFG)

 
8. Texas Rangers (43-45, Tied 2nd Place ALW)

Team Needs: SP, RP

Trade Targets: Zach Britton (BAL), Brad Brach (BAL), Justin Verlander (DET), Gerrit Cole (PIT), Pat Neshek (PHI)

 
9. Tampa Bay Rays (47-43, Tied 2nd Place ALE)

Team Needs: RP, OF

Trade Targets: Brad Hand (SD), Addison Reed (NYM), Ryan Madson (OAK), JD Martinez (DET)

 
10. Kansas City Royals (44-43, 3rd Place ALC)

Team Needs: SP, RP, OF

Trade Targets: Jhonny Cueto (SFG), Edinson Volquez (MIA), Jerad Eickhoff (PHI), Pat Neshek (PHI), , Hunter Pence (SFG)

 

***Additional Buyers List***

1. Cleveland Indians

2. Minnesota Twins

3. Arizona Diamondbacks

4. Colorado Rockies

5. St.Louis Cardinals

6. Atlanta Braves

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