Worth noting

Notre Dame outside linebackers coach Bob Elliott was in the Astros dugout before Saturday night's game, sharing laughs and memories with Porter. Elliott coached Porter when he was a standout defensive back for the Iowa Hawkeyes, and joked that had Porter stuck with football, "he'd be the oldest safety in the NFL right now."

Daniel Kramer is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.