The numbers all but shout that Craig Biggio, Mike Piazza and Jeff Bagwell ought to be in the Hall of Fame. But the whispers tell a different story.
Kenny Lofton is among the familiar faces who have drifted from the scene without saying goodbye, but would play again if given the opportunity.
With the Jeff Bagwell-Craig Biggio era coming to an end, there's a sense of finality in Houston, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Will the Dodgers have enough money to satisfy Adrian Beltre and Eric Gagne? Plus, answers to other questions.
Craig Biggio wants to finish his career in Houston, but the Astros want to get younger and faster.