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."
The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions.