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Pete Rose

Peter Edward Rose (born April 14, 1941), nicknamed "Charlie Hustle", is a former Major League Baseball player and manager. Rose played from 1963 to 1986, and managed from 1984 to 1989. Rose, a switch hitter, is the all-time Major League leader in hits (4,256), games played (3,562), at-bats (14,053) and outs (10,328). He won three World Series rings, three batting titles, one Most Valuable Player Award, two Gold Gloves, the Rookie of the Year Award, and made 17 All-Star appearances at an unequaled five different positions (2B, LF, RF, 3B & 1B). In August 1989, three years after he retired as an active player, Rose agreed to permanent ineligibility from baseball amidst accusations that he gambled on baseball games while playing for and managing the Reds, including claims that he bet on his own team. In 1991, the Baseball Hall of Fame formally voted to ban those on the "permanently ineligible" list from induction, after previously excluding such players by informal agreement among voters. In 2004, after years of public denial, Rose admitted to betting on baseball and on, but not against, the Reds. The issue of Rose's possible re-instatement and election to the Hall of Fame remains a

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Pete Rose -- HATES Ban on Home Plate Collisions

Pete Rose
HATES Ban on Home Plate Collisions

Pat O'Brien and Pete Rose are homies -- and Pat tells TMZ Sports the MLB legend is PISSED about MLB's new ban on home plate collisions ... saying the rule is so wrong, it makes Pete sick to his… READ MORE >

Pete Rose -- Charlie Hustling the Tax Man ... Says Tax Man

Pete Rose
Charlie Hustling the Tax Man ... Says Tax Man

Stop us if you've heard this one before: Pete Rose has more tax problems!! TMZ has learned the MLB legend has just been hit with ANOTHER tax lien ... this time the State of California has… READ MORE >

- 230 days ago
Pete Rose -- Tax Lien Hall of Famer

Pete Rose
Tax Lien Hall of Famer

The legendary Pete Rose has come out of tax lien retirement -- but this time he's on the hook for considerably less than he was before. As TMZ first reported, Rose paid off his debt to Uncle… READ MORE >

- 728 days ago
Pete Rose Sued By Dentist -- He Charlie Hustled Me!!

Pete Rose
Sued By Dentist -- He Charlie Hustled Me

Baseball won't have him back ... and now, Pete Rose's dentist is pissed at him too ... claiming the MLB legend has refused to pay for almost $3k in dental services. Dr. Armen Terteryan is drillin'… READ MORE >

- 899 days ago
Pete Rose -- The Million Dollar Tax Payoff

Pete Rose -- The Million Dollar Tax Payoff

It's that time of year -- when everyone is getting their taxes in order -- and baseball legend Pete Rose is no different. But in his case, he just settled up a tax bill with Uncle Sam for almost… READ MORE >

- 1105 days ago
Pete Rose Files for Divorce

Pete Rose Files for Divorce

Pete Rose has finally OFFICIALLY pulled the trigger on his 26-year marriage ... by filing divorce papers ... TMZ has learned. The former MLB great filed docs in L.A. County Superior Court asking a… READ MORE >

- 1142 days ago
Charlie Sheen's 'Married' -- Parties with MLB Legends

Charlie Sheen's 'Married' -- Parties with MLB Legends

Charlie Sheen tells TMZ ... "I'm married ... to baseball" ... and we now know which legendary MLB "spouses" he invited to party at his home on Friday ... and it's pretty damn impressive. Sheen… READ MORE >

- 1153 days ago

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