On this date in 1985, Pete Rose becomes the all-time hit leader collecting his 4192nd career hit breaking Ty Cobb's record.
"To be honest with you, I picked the wrong vice. I should have picked alcohol. I should have picked drugs or I should have picked beating my wife or girlfriend because if you do those three, you get a second chance." - on his banishment from baseball for gambling
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