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Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Over at Walmart, you can currently pick up a baseball autographed by Pete Rose1. Some level of fan interest in the all-time hits leader in Major League Baseball remains, despite his tarnished reputation. And yet, this represents a new low point of Rose’s long relationship with baseball. See for yourself:

I'm Sorry I Bet On Baseball Pete Rose
Think he wrote the inscription or just signed it?

The saddest part may actually be the 37% price reduction.


Footnotes:

  1. I imagine this will disappear eventually, so here’s a picture of the listing. ↩︎


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