Keith Law writes that the Cleveland Indians have misjudged their own contender status in trading for Ubaldo Jimenez.
There are some hurdles to clear, but contenders in search of help still can swing deals this month.
Identifying player needs that still must be addressed for 18 clubs with at least an outside shot at a playoff spot in 2008.
Marginal contenders will likely face some weighty decisions in the coming weeks. Keith Law looks at seven teams on the playoff bubble.
With the trading deadline just around the corner, here's a review of the needs for every NL contender.
Keith Law identifies the contenders' prospects who could be used as trade bait by July 31.