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‘Confession’ by Rose is self-destructive

If there were a Hall of Fame for weapons of mass self-destruction, Pete Rose would be the leading candidate for admission. The degree of stupidity/arrogance required to violate the premier no-no of professional baseball, and to lie about doing so, is exceeded only by the degree of stupidity/arrogance he exhibited with his disdainful “confession.”

Wally Smith

Grass Valley

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