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PETE ROSE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Bud Selig: I have five months to think about Pete Rose

CINCINNATI — Retiring Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig knew it was coming, just as any hitter facing the Cincinnati Reds knows a fastball is coming from Aroldis Chapman. Selig was in Great American Ball Park Friday night and held a media conference to field questions. As he stood at the podium, he smiled and looked out toward the nearly filled room and said, “I can probably guess...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Rose To Rob Manfred: “Give Me A Second Chance”

MLB’s all-time hit king Pete Rose said he wants incoming commissioner Rob Manfred to give him a second chance and consider reversing his lifetime ban. On August 24, 1989, Rose was banned for life for betting on games. He has since apologized for his actions, but hasn’t been reinstated since being banned by commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti. Rose said in an interview with ESPN’s...
Via Geeks and Cleats
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Rose to serve as coach for Florence Freedom

For the second time this summer, all-time hit king Pete Rose is scheduled to suit up and serve as a coach in a professional baseball game.The Florence Freedom of the independent Frontier League have announced plans to honor the Cincinnati native on Tuesday, Sept. 2 by retiring his No. 14 and allowing him to coach first base. The retiring of his jersey number will come during a special...
Via Redlegs Review
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Selig: Pete Rose might have role in 2015 All-Star Game

With the book closed on the 2014 All-Star Game, folks in Cincinnati are already gearing up for the next one in 2015, which will be played inside the cozy corridors of Great American Ball Park.Of course, what would a Cincinnati Midsummer Classic be without the presence of baseball's all-time hit king and hometown hero, Pete Rose? Considering Rose's lifetime ban from baseball...
Via Redlegs Review
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Saberhagen remains adamant that Rose should be in Hall of Fame

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Bret Saberhagen hasn't changed his mind. It's a travesty, the former Royals great believes, that baseball's all-time hits leader, Pete Rose, isn't in the Hall of Fame. In 2006, when Saberhagen was entering his first year of Hall of Fame eligibility, he felt so strongly about the issue that he told me that if somehow he would be voted into the Hall...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Rose manages minor league team

It’s been 25 years since Pete Rose managed a big league game.  Monday…all that changed.  Kinda. Sure, it isn’t exactly the Major Leagues, but thanks to the independent league Bridgeport Bluefish, the Hit King was back in baseball.  Even if just for a night. “I’m not doing this to impress anybody to try to be reinstated.  I don’t know that this would make Bud Selig...
Via Hall of Very Good
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Rose to manage game for Bridgeport Bluefish

He’s back, baby!  Well…for one day, at least. In a possible attempt to out publicity stunt fellow Atlantic League stalwarts Sugar Land Skeeters, the Bridgeport Bluefish announced Pete Rose, who is currently serving a lifetime ban from Major League Baseball and who last managed in the bigs in 1989, will be in the dugout when the team takes on the Lancaster Barnstormers June 16...
Via Hall of Very Good
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss
YOU BET YOUR LIFE

Pete Rose: I picked the wrong vice

The all-time hit king says when it comes to unsavory actions and MLB forgiveness, he simply chose the wrong nefarious activity to take part in. 

Via Hall of Very Good
August 12, 2013  |  1 Comment
STILL HUSTLING

Pete Rose still making big bucks

MLB hit king Pete Rose is making a fine career in his post-playing days doing memorabilia signings in Las Vegas.

Via The Other Paper
May 31, 2013  |  3 Comments

Topps eliminates Pete Rose from record books

Pete Rose is no longer the all-time hits leader. Well, according to Topps. It doesn’t seem that like the baseball card company was only printing the biggest baseball card in the world to get a little pub, as they are actually changing history as well. ChicagoSideSports.com’s Rob Harris has a keen eye to go along with his avid love of baseball cards. He was looking at the back...
Via The Victory Formation
February 13, 2013  |  61 Comments
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