Tag Archives: Pete Rose
- Pete Rose stars in William Hill US mobile sports betting TV commercial
February 7, 2016
Baseball great Pete Rose appears in a new television commercial promoting mobile sports betting at the US division of UK bookmaker William Hill. The Super Bowl is a high point of television marketing, as major corporations spend big bucks hiring celebrities to appear in over the top productions that garner...
- Pete Rose heads to Reds Hall of Fame
January 20, 2016
For what it’s worth, Pete Rose is getting a hall of fame induction… in the Cincinnati Reds' team hall. Bypassing its usual voting process, Reds announced that it will induct Rose into its Hall of Fame this summer. During the press conference, Reds' chief executive Bob Castellini said Tuesday that...
- MLB commish Rob Manfred upholds Pete Rose lifetime ban
December 15, 2015
Not today, Pete. Okay, that may not be what Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred told Pete Rose when he called him up on Monday to tell him that he is upholding his ban, but that’s just how I imagined it. Three months before the decision, Manfred met with Rose at MLB...
- MLB Commissioner to decide whether to reinstate Pete Rose before the year ends
December 11, 2015
There is a big news coming for Pete Rose. According to a written statement, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has promised to decide by the end of the month. That’s less than a month of waiting whether Santa would be so generous that Rose will find a reinstatement letter...
- Bookie’s notebook shows Pete Rose bet on baseball as a player
June 22, 2015
ESPN has uncovered evidence that indicates Pete Rose bet on baseball games when he was still a player, which could derail Rose’s faint hopes of getting his name in Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame. On Monday, ESPN’s Outside The Lines reported obtaining a notebook belonging to Michael Bertolini, a...
- MLB commish says steroid abusers less of a threat to integrity than sports bettors
April 11, 2015
The commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB) believes players who gamble deserve harsher punishment than players who take performance-enhancing drugs. Commissioner Rob Manfred (pictured) appeared on CNBC’s Squawkbox program on Friday, shortly after the announcement that the league would prohibit its players from participating in daily fantasy baseball contests that...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Nevada legalizes Parimutuel Betting on eSports
October 17, 2017