Pete Rose To Manage Baseball Team

The Bridgeport Bluefish, a Connecticut-based team in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, has announced that Pete Rose will be a "guest manager" for the team on Monday, June 16th. » 6/07/14 2:16pm 6/07/14 2:16pm

Jeopardy! Hall Of Fame Answer Goes Horribly Wrong

354 wins did not overcome the controversy as this ex-Red Sox pitcher didn't make the Hall of Fame cut in 2013. Who is Mark McGwire? (Trebek snorts mockingly.) » 1/17/14 12:47pm 1/17/14 12:47pm

The Hit King: Pete Rose In Purgatory

Originally published in the July 1997 issue of GQ. Reprinted here with permission of the author, whose annotations (as told to Alex Belth) appear throughout the story. Illustration by Sam Woolley. » 8/09/13 10:02am 8/09/13 10:02am

Pete Rose Gets His Own Reality Show, Promises It Won't Be "Classless"

For anyone who doesn't actually remember seeing Pete Rose play or what his star was like before he completely threw it away by gambling on baseball, all they're going to remember of him was that he was some guy who autographed baseballs with weird inscriptions, got caught using a corked bat 25 years after the fact,… » 7/18/12 12:42am 7/18/12 12:42am

"I Was The First Man On The Moon": Pete Rose Still Lying About Things…

We've already seen the Pete Rose signed baseball whereupon he apologized for betting on baseball. His contrition was questionable, however, as he turned a buck on the balls. Nevertheless, It seems the Pete Rose apology/weird novelty signed baseball has turned into a bit of a cottage industry. » 5/05/12 3:59pm 5/05/12 3:59pm

Pete Rose Twitter Impostor Dupes Aaron Boone

If you don't believe that Twitter account @hit14king is actually Pete Rose, @hit14king defies you to "Call Aaron Boone and say what's up 513-226-7250 #reds #hatsoffcin #4192 its me people." » 8/28/11 12:30pm 8/28/11 12:30pm

Pete Rose Doesn't Want To Be Dead Before He Gets Into The Hall Of Fame

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Pete sounds a little desperate. » 5/27/11 3:05pm 5/27/11 3:05pm

Semin Leads The Capitals To Sweet, Sweaty Extended-Time Victory

Your morning roundup for April 14, the day San Dimas High School football no longer rules in the eyes of the Chinese government. » 4/14/11 9:30am 4/14/11 9:30am

Pete Rose: Joe DiMaggio Was "A Penis With A Man Hanging From It."

Pete Rose went on sports talk radio this morning to chat about showering with Joe D. He says it was quite an eye-opening experience. Not according to what we've seen. (NSFW version here) [Sports Radio Interviews] » 12/09/10 11:20am 12/09/10 11:20am

Pete Rose: “Don’t Do Like Me”

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Pete Rose. » 9/15/10 3:20pm 9/15/10 3:20pm

Boston Columnist Doth Question White Jesus' Free Ride, Pre-Kickoff…

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 9/12/10 9:00am 9/12/10 9:00am

This Is Not Pete Rose's Corked Bat

MLB's all-time hits leader, who's not allowed to step foot into Cooperstown because he's an awful human being, keeps popping up places with his girlfriend — "the Pamela Anderson of Korea" — to show her off to people. [MyFoxNY] » 7/20/10 11:15am 7/20/10 11:15am

Los Angelenos Search For Championship Trophy Under Burning Cars

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 6/18/10 6:35am 6/18/10 6:35am

This Is Pete Rose's Corked Bat

You're looking at an X-ray of a Mizuno PR4192 bat, commissioned by Pete Rose specifically for his 1985 chase of baseball's all-time hits record. Inside, clear as day, is a piece of foreign material, about 6 inches long, and the diameter of a nickel. This is the story of that bat. » 6/08/10 11:00am 6/08/10 11:00am

More About Pete Rose's Sex Life Than You Ever Knew You Wanted To Know

Rose and his Playboy-bound girlfriend did Howard Stern this morning. It wasn't pretty. They touched on Charlie Hustler's endowment, his stamina, and his semen-encrusted bedroom wall. Don't worry: if you don't click through, I won't be upset. [via SbB] » 3/31/10 12:30am 3/31/10 12:30am