With five pitchers joining the Hall of Fame in the past two years, will more follow in the years ahead?
From Randy Johnson to Mike Mussina to Greg Maddux, Starting 9 looks at older, accomplished pitchers who might call it a career at the end of 2008.
Joe Torre's job security is even shakier after the last-place Yankees dropped another series to the Red Sox.
Several starting pitchers who were counted on to make major contributions this year have been ineffective.
Solving the Hideki Matsui rookie-of-the-year eligibility debate is simple: Vote for Rocco Baldelli.