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An early look at baseball's top 10 offseason storylines

Originally Published: October 31, 2013
By Tim Kurkjian | ESPN.com

The World Series is over and already the offseason has begun, which is how it always works in the never-ending game of baseball. A big winter is ahead. Here are 10 stories to watch.

10. Hall of Fame voting

Five legitimate candidates are on the ballot for the first time this year, led by Greg Maddux, who, by any statistical measure, is one of the top 10 pitchers of all time, more likely the top seven. He will make it on the first ballot. So should Tom Glavine, a 300-game winner, ...

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