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Commissioner Refuses to Reinstate Rose to Baseball

All-time hits leader Pete Rose's application to have his lifetime ban overturned was denied Monday by Major League Baseball (MLB). Rose, who was banned from baseball in 1989 for allegedly gambling on games while playing for and managing the Cincinnati Reds, met with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred in September to make a case for reinstatement. However, the 74-year-old Rose, who has been ineligible for the Baseball Hall of Fame as a result of the ban, provided "little...

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