Jose Mesa says it's over. Omar Vizquel doesn't believe him.
So simple, yet so complex. The former teammates who once rallied for the same cause are now vicious rivals.
Nine years after their Cleveland Indians won the American League pennant and took the Florida Marlins to seven games in the 1997 World Series, Mesa and Vizquel are in a different league and on different teams, yet they're still in conflict over the fallout from that hard-to-take Game 7 defeat.