Pete Rose

Pete Rose

Fay Vincent On WFAN: Pete Rose ‘Will Never Get Elected To Hall Of Fame’

If Rose is given a second chance under the league’s new administration, former commissioner Fay Vincent believes baseball’s disgraced hits king will still be shut out of Cooperstown — forever.

03/23/2015

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Pete Rose Should Be In The Hall, But Still Banned From Baseball

Rose the player belongs in the Hall. Rose the gambler belongs banned from baseball. They should not be tied hand in hand.

03/18/2015

A Cincinnati Reds fan displays a sign in support of Pete Rose during a game at Great American Ball Park on August 13, 2014. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Dear MLB, Stop Playing God — Play Ball!

It is time to dismount from your two-faced high horse and open the door for Pete Rose. Shoeless Joe Jackson, too.

03/17/2015

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Applies For Reinstatement To MLB Commish Manfred

The career hits leader agreed to a lifetime ban in August 1989 following an investigation by MLB that concluded he bet on the Cincinnati Reds to win while managing the team.

03/16/2015

Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose looks on during batting practice prior to managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Pete Rose On WFAN: I’m The ‘Biggest Winner In The History Of Sports’

“I’m the one that made the mistake. But if I’m ever given that second chance, I will appreciate that and I won’t need a third chance.”

01/20/2015

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kallas: If Giamatti Would Have Let Rose In The Hall, Why Wouldn’t Manfred?

If Bart Giamatti was OK with it, then it should be OK with Fay Vincent. And Bud Selig. And, soon, Rob Manfred. We’ll see what, if anything, happens in the near future.

08/22/2014

Pete Rose with Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton on July 14, 2014. (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Pete Rose On WFAN: Voting In PED-Tainted Players Would Help My Cause

Rose wants MLB to give him a second chance. And he thinks he’d have a better shot at reinstatement if Hall of Fame voters can find it in themselves to induct a tainted slugger or two.

07/14/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

CLEVELAND - JUNE 2: Chris Webber #84 of the Detroit Pistons looks on in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2007 NBA Playoffs at the Quicken Loans Arena on June 2, 2007 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavs won 98-82.

Top 5 Athletes Who Deserve To Be In The Hall Of Fame

They have the stats, they have the titles, they have the accolades — yet something stupid keeps them on the outside. It’s time to change that, because we said so.

06/19/2014

Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose looks on from the first-base coaches box while managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Pete Rose: ‘If I’m Ever Reinstated, I Won’t Need A Third Chance’

The 73-year-old served as guest skipper for the Bluefish of the independent Atlantic League during their 2-0 win over the Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Barnstormers.

06/17/2014

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose To Manage Bridgeport Bluefish On June 16

Exiled baseball legend Pete Rose is returning to the bench in Connecticut — for one game only.

06/07/2014

Pete Rose

Rick Wolff: How I Was Hustled By Charlie Hustle

The year was 1989, and I was serving as the editor on Pete Rose’s forthcoming autobiography. But then, as the the manuscript was coming into final form, he was accused of gambling on games.

03/11/2014

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Top 10 Sports Figures Who Should Have Kept Their Mouths Shut In 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, let’s take a look back at the top 10 figures in the sporting world who would have been far better off avoiding Twitter, taking the high road, or playing the quiet game

12/24/2013

Chase Utley of the Philadelphia Phillies is tagged out during a home-plate collision with Dioner Navarro of the Chicago Cubs at Citizens Bank Park on August 7, 2013. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Yer Out! MLB Plans To Ban Home Plate Collisions

Major League Baseball said Wednesday it intends to eliminate home plate collisions by 2015 at the latest. Not everyone is pleased.

12/12/2013

David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is out at home by Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the second inning of Game 5 of the American League Championship Series. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Slams MLB’s Decision To Eliminate Home Plate Collisions

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, chairman of the rules committee, made the announcement Wednesday at the winter meetings. Player safety and concern over concussions were major factors in the decision.

12/11/2013

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