MLB Commissioner Announces His Decision On Pete Rose

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By Matt Audilet MLB commissioner Robert Manfred is staying strong in his position on all-time hit leader Pete Rose. Manfred will not lift Roses’ lifetime ban — a ban that was originally placed by commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti in 1989. That being said, the current league commissioner doesn’t believe that position on the permanently ineligible list makes Rose ineligible to one day punch his ticket to the Hall of Fame. Manfred released a statement on Thursday: “I believe that when you bet on baseball from Major League Baseball’s perspective, you belong on the permanently ineligible list. When…

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