MLB All-Star Pete Rose Is Still On The Outside Looking In
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred denied Rose's application for reinstatement into baseball.By Jay Strubberg | December 14, 2015
Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader will remain banned from the sport.
In a statement, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred denied Pete Rose's application for reinstatement into baseball. Rose was given a lifetime ban from the sport in 1989 for betting on games.
According to ESPN, Manfred said, "This decision does not affect Rose's eligibility for the Hall of Fame."