Pete Rose

Reds to Unveil Statue of Pete Rose at Great American Ball Park Next Summer

You may never find Pete Rose’s face in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, but you do frequently see his mug on TV alongside Frank Thomas, Alex Rodriguez, and Kevin Burkhardt. Now, if your travels next summer take you to the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, you’ll see a statue of him.

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Alleged DV, Gun Incident Blocks Aroldis Chapman Trade to Dodgers

Mere hours after reports emerged of the Cincinnati Reds exchanging reliever Aroldis Chapman for two Los Angeles Dodgers, allegations hit that the bullet-throwing hurler had fired real bullets at his home after arguing with his girlfriend. The disturbing story killed the trade.

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Pete Rose Approved to Appear During All-Star Game Events in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Reds legend Pete Rose has been given the green light to appear on the field with the other Cincy greats during this year’s All-Star Game festivities at Great American Ball Park. He also hopes to meet the new commissioner about a renewed relationship with Major League Baseball sometime in the near future, reports say.