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  1. Rob Manfred says it would be hard to reinstate Pete Rose in a limited way

    Mar 27, 2015, 9:39 AM EDT

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    But it probably doesn’t matter because a reinstated Rose would be pretty limited to begin with.

  2. Pete Rose has applied for reinstatement; Rob Manfred is considering it

    Mar 16, 2015, 2:15 PM EDT

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    Could the Hit King be back on Major League fields soon?

  3. Reinstate Pete Rose if you will, MLB. But you really don’t have to.

    Feb 13, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT

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    Some folks act as if Major League Baseball is under some sort of pressure to reinstate Pete Rose. Nope, it isn’t actually.

  4. Pete Rose would love to meet Rob Manfred

    Feb 11, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT

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    You may be shocked to hear this, but The Hit King thinks that if he were given a chance to tell his side of the story he’s be back in baseball.

  5. Pete Rose will be at the All-Star Game in Cincinnati this year

    Jan 22, 2015, 7:09 PM EDT

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    Reds owner Bob Castellini says Pete Rose will be at the 2015 MLB All-Star Game despite his lifetime ban from baseball.

  6. Shockingly, Pete Rose backtracks on something he’s been saying for years

    Jan 21, 2015, 7:36 AM EDT

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    After years of saying the PED guys were way worse than him, now he thinks they belong in the Hall of Fame.

  7. Forgiveness for Pete Rose? Not in this lifetime

    Aug 25, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

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    The 25th anniversary of Pete Rose’s banishment – if you can call that an “anniversary” – came and went over the weekend.

  8. Even if he’s reinstated, does Pete Rose make the Hall of Fame?

    Aug 22, 2014, 9:27 AM EDT

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    I think he’d have a pretty tough sled, actually.

  9. Pete Rose wants PED users in the Hall of Fame to help his own chances

    Jul 14, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

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    He used to argue that PED users were worse than him. Now he wants them in the Hall of Fame.

  10. Pete Rose: “I’m a firm believer that baseball is a better sport if I’m in it”

    Jul 7, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT

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    I feel like a list of “Pete Rose’s Firm Beliefs” would be a pretty fun read. I mean, after “always hit in 16″ I’m not sure what they’d be, but still.

  11. Pete Rose thinks Bud Selig will reinstate him. He may not be crazy.

    Jun 16, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

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    It may not happen, but the optics and politics of a Pete Rose pardon as Bud Selig walks out the door are . . . intriguing.

  12. Pete Rose to manage a team for a single game

    Jun 8, 2014, 10:45 AM EDT

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    A good time will be had by all. You can bet on it!

  13. Pete Rose slams Jimmy Rollins for going after a record. PETE ROSE!

    Jun 4, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT

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    Takes a record chaser to know a record chaser, dude.

  14. Pete Rose is hitting the church circuit

    Mar 12, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT

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    I sorta came to like casino/memorabilia shop Pete Rose. Church Pete Rose is going to take some getting used to: Pete Rose, Major League Baseball’s all-time career hit leader, will return to Philadelphia and appear at Christ’s Church of the Valley on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Rose will appear live and be interviewed by Senior…

  15. Pete Rose continues to be full of it

    Feb 11, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Pete Rose periodically gives interviews in which he says that gambling may be bad, but it’s nowhere near as bad as PEDs are. He has a little rehearsed spiel too, in which he says “ask Babe Ruth, ask Roger Maris, ask Hank Aaron” etc., about how they feel that their records were broken by PED…

  16. Pete Rose upset home plate collisions will be eliminated from Major League Baseball

    Dec 15, 2013, 11:34 AM EDT

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    You probably could have predicted this. Via the great Hal McCoy of the Dayton Daily News: A GOOD FRIEND, Mark Fisher of Bloomington, Ind., sent my an e-mail and asked, “What would Pete Rose say about MLB wanting to eliminate collisions at home plate?” That’s a great question, so I called Rose. As you might…

  17. Pete Rose has paid his debt. Let him back into the game

    Nov 13, 2013, 3:07 PM EDT

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    Let’s start with something completely different. Pete Rose played almost his entire career in a terrible hitting environment. People rarely talk about this because, well, with Pete Rose, there are always more interesting things to talk about. But it’s true. Rose played for 24 years when pitchers dominated the game. The average run-scoring environment in…

  18. Pete Rose’s misdeeds now considered “small beer”

    Aug 14, 2013, 8:55 AM EDT

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    The same people who freak out when you compare PED cheats to spitballers, bat-corkers and amphetamine poppers are increasingly comparing gambling on baseball to PED use and absolving the gamblers. Because that makes sense. Here’s Frank DeFord who, after talking about how great Ichiro Suzuki is and how awesome Cooperstown will be the day he…

  19. Joe Morgan thinks Pete Rose should be in the Hall of Fame

    Aug 13, 2013, 12:30 PM EDT

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    You’ll be shocked — shocked! — to hear that Joe Morgan thinks Pete Rose should be in the Hall of Fame. From Bob Nightengale’s latest: “I think if you’re going to allow guys with PEDs on the ballot,” Morgan told USA TODAY Sports, “then we have to allow him to be on the ballot. Let’s…

  20. Pete Rose: “I should have picked alcohol … or I should have picked beating up my wife or girlfriend”

    Aug 12, 2013, 1:20 PM EDT

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    Quote of the Day territory from the All Time Hit King. Pete Rose went on a radio show and talked about his lifetime bad for gambling compared to the PED guys’ suspensions for drugs and ballplayers with other vices. He came out here: And to be honest with you, I picked the wrong vice. I…

  21. The Pete Rose rehabilitation begins, as scheduled

    Jul 29, 2013, 11:06 AM EDT

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    Last week Pete Rose made a case, however much he soft-peddled it, that given how bad the PED guys are, he should be considered for reinstatement. I predicted at the time that that talking point would come out of induction weekend in Cooperstown. And it did. Here’ Joe Morgan: “Braun has $117 million coming to…

  22. Quote of the Day: Pete Rose on the PED cheaters

    Jul 26, 2013, 11:32 AM EDT

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    There are actually a couple of good quotes from Pete Rose in this story from Ted Berg at USA Today. A lengthy one about how, in his view, the PED stuff is bad because it messes with stats and records and that, unlike what he did, what Ryan Braun and the PED cheats have done…

  23. Tim McCarver says that MLB frowns on its broadcasters acknowledging Pete Rose’s existence

    Jul 18, 2013, 11:00 AM EDT

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    I missed this in all of the All-Star stuff, but Tim McCarver was on The Dan Patrick Show on Monday and said that Major League Baseball restricts Fox and ESPN (and presumably TBS) from showing video of Pete Rose. Via Awful Announcing, here’s the relevant snippet: This during the same week where we noticed that MLB…

  24. Pete Rose is not a fan of the unwritten rules

    Apr 5, 2013, 2:17 PM EDT

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    He’s not a fan of any rules, actually, but those unwritten ones really bug him: On the unwritten rules of baseball: I used to get screwed when we had a seven- or eight-run lead, because I couldn’t bunt for a single or I’m “showing up the opposition.” … Guys that are home run hitters can…

  25. Pete Rose shows off his acting chops in local television ad

    Mar 14, 2013, 12:10 PM EDT


    TLC canceled Pete Rose’s reality show after (or perhaps more accurately during) Season 1, so now Rose and his fiancee have moved on to starring in local television ads in Cincinnati: After watching that, try to imagine how many takes were required to get that level of performance.

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