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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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Donald Trump is campaigning for somebody else for a change ... Pete Rose ... claiming it's time for the Hall of Fame to finally LET THE GUY IN!!!  After MLB commish Rob Manfred announced he… READ MORE >

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Pete Rose
Gambles On Vegas Restaurant ... My Chicken's a Hit!

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Takes Lie Detector Test, But ... Will New Commish Buy It?

Pete Rose desperately wants the new MLB Commissioner to believe he's not a liar, because the disgraced baseball great just underwent a polygraph exam ... TMZ Sports has learned. Multiple sources… READ MORE >

- 269 days ago
Pete Rose -- Blasts Rape Allegations ... Considering Lawsuit

Pete Rose
Blasts Rape Allegations ... Considering Lawsuit

One of Pete Rose's longtime enemies claims Rose frequently committed statutory rape during his days as a player and a manager ... but Rose calls it the "best" lie yet about him. John Dowd, whose… READ MORE >

- 269 days ago
MLB's Andruw Jones -- Pete Rose Belongs In HOF ... 'It's About What You Did On the Field'

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Pete Rose Belongs In Hall of Fame 'It's About What You Did On the Field'

The tide may finally be turning for Pete Rose ... with a former MLB star telling TMZ Sports it's finally time to put Charlie Hustle in Cooperstown. We spoke with former Atlanta Braves outfielder… READ MORE >

- 410 days ago
Pete Rose -- Gambles On Real Estate ... PAYS OFF HUGE!!

Pete Rose
Gambles On Real Estate Pays Off Huge!!!

He may never make it to the Hall of Fame, but Pete Rose just wrapped up a real estate transaction worthy of a plaque ... selling his home for a $1 MILLION PROFIT!!!TMZ Sports has learned ...… READ MORE >

- 608 days ago
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 >

- 854 days ago
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 >

- 973 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 >

- 1471 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 >

- 1642 days ago

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