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Hustling Rose grills Fosse for NL's winning run

Updated: July 8, 2002, 4:44 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

July 14, 1970

Pete Rose had dinner with good friend Sam McDowell and Ray Fosse last night and then had the pair over to his house. "First time I'd ever met Fosse," Rose says. "He was telling me how the American Leaguers were going to beat us."

It doesn't happen. At tonight's All-Star Game in Cincinnati, Rose has Fosse for dinner. In the 12th inning, Rose scores the N.L.'s winning run on Jim Hickman's single to center when the 220-pound Rose barrels into the 215-pound Fosse ...

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