Melky Cabrera

MLB Deadline Winners And Losers

MLB Deadline Winners And Losers

The trade deadline came and went, and while "winning the deadline" doesn't always translate to winning in October, it certainly doesn't hurt. Here are three winners, and losers, of baseball's annual midsummer bizarre.


1. Yankees. In contention, but struggling in July, the Yankees struck early, acquiring the corner infield bat they needed in Todd Frazier, two relievers, Tommy Kahnle and David Robertson from the White Sox, and then two starters, Jaime Garcia from Minnesota and Sonny Gray from the A's. GM Brian Cashman did it without parting with any of the near-MLB ready prospects he had deemed untouchable. The Yankees have...