With the 2012 MLB Trade deadline set for this afternoon, it’s been an exciting day so far as numerous teams have pulled off big trades to help improve their team for the final two months of the season.
From the Philadelphia Phillies shipping off two of their stars in Shane Victorino (traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers) and Hunter Pence (traded to the San Francisco Giants) to the Chicago Cubs looking to trade Ryan Dempster (possibly another deal to the Dodgers), Rant Sports has numerous staff members keeping you up to date on the latest MLB news happening throughout the afternoon leading up to the trade deadline.
Do you think the Phillies made a wise decision by trading both Vicorino and Pence? How about the Texas Rangers acquiring Geovany Soto from the Cubs?
Whatever your opinion may be on these trades–be sure to let the staff members of Rant Sports know your opinion during the live chat and feel free to reach out with any questions or opinions you may have about the deals. This is only the beginning of what is sure to be a busy next couple of hours as teams look to make plenty of last-second trades.
There are still plenty of big-name players being discussed on the trade block and these next couple of hours should be interesting to see which team they may be playing on to finish out the 2012 season. Be sure to join the live chat discussing the MLB Trade Deadline in the link above!