Pete Rose is one of baseball’s all time hits leader and manager of the Cincinnati Reds was thrown out of the game for illegally betting on baseball. Many of those games, he bet on, were ones that the Cincinnati Reds played in. Rose was nicknamed "Charlie Hustle" and he played from 1963 to 1986 and then managed from 1984 to 1989. As a played he was known as a switch hitter and won three World Series rings, three batting titles, one MVP, two Gold Gloves, Rookie of the Year, and made 17 All-Star appearances.
In 1989, Pete was banished from the MLB and Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame refused to consider him for induction - voting him as permanently ineligible. In 2004, Rose admitted to the betting but still claimed he never bet on the Reds.