Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane Jr. statement on Ken Caminiti
"We are truly saddened by the death of Ken," said Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane, Jr. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to Nancy, his three children, and the entire Caminiti family.
"We were able to watch Ken develop in our organization. We admired him for his accomplishments and the respect he gained with his teammates because of his passion for playing the game of baseball. He worked hard at becoming one of the top talents in baseball.
"We all rooted hard for Ken on the field, and we rooted equally hard for him in overcoming his problems off the field. He will be missed by the entire Houston Astros organization and the baseball community."