6 MLB Trade Targets Your Team Should Avoid You’re favorite team is just one key piece away from awkwardly hoisting that flagpole-laden World Series trophy, at least that's what any self-respecting fan should think. But who should they add leading up to the July 31st trade deadline? Everyone with a blog thinks they know who's on the move and where they will fit best, but successfully mixing up championship chemistry is tough, and that’s why General Managers make a ton of dough. What's easier to figure out is who's available that can't help you. Here are our picks for (allegedly available) players that you don't want your team to swap for leading up to the July 31st trade deadline.