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Pete Rose
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Rose in 2008
Outfielder / Infielder / Manager
Born: April 14, 1941 (1941-04-14) (age 79)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
debut
April 8, 1963, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last appearance
August 17, 1986, for the Cincinnati Reds
MLB statistics
Batting average .303
Hits 4,256
Home runs 160
Runs batted in 1,314
Managerial record 412–373
Winning % .525
Teams

As player

As manager

Career highlights and awards
  • 17× All-Star (1965, 1967–1971, 1973–1982, 1985)
  • World Series champion (1975, 1976, 1980)
  • NL MVP (1973)
  • World Series MVP (1975)
  • NL Rookie of the Year (1963)
  • 2× Gold Glove Award (1969, 1970)
  • Silver Slugger Award (1981)
  • Roberto Clemente Award (1976)
  • 3× NL batting champion (1968, 1969, 1973)
  • Cincinnati Reds No. 14 retired
  • Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame
  • Major League Baseball All-Century Team

MLB records

  • 4,256 career hits
  • 3,215 career singles
  • 3,562 career games played
  • 14,053 career at-bats
  • 15,890 career plate appearances

Peter Edward Rose Sr. (born April 14, 1941), also known by his nickname "Charlie Hustle", is an American former professional baseball player and manager. He played in Major League Baseball from 1963 to 1986. He managed from 1984 to 1989.

Rose won three World Series rings, three batting titles, one Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player Award and one Major League Baseball Rookie of the Year Award.

On April 20, 1990, Rose pleaded guilty to two charges of filing income tax returns. On July 19, he was sentenced to five months in the medium security prison camp in Marion, Illinois. He was fined $50,000. He was released on January 7, 1991.

Rose was born in Cincinnati, Ohio.


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