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Former Major League Baseball player and manager Pete Rose speaks during a news conference at Pete Rose Bar & Grill to respond to his lifetime ban from MLB for gambling being upheld on December 15, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Former Major League Baseball player and manager Pete Rose speaks during a news conference at Pete Rose Bar & Grill to respond to his lifetime ban from MLB for gambling being upheld on December 15, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Pete Rose isn't coming back to baseball. That word from Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, who upheld Rose's lifetime ban from the game on Monday. Rose, baseball's all-time leader in hits, was banned because he gambled during his playing and managing career.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks about that and other sports news of the week with our sports analyst Mike Pesca.

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This segment aired on December 17, 2015.

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