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Rose's frustration feuds bench clearing brawl

Updated: October 17, 2005, 4:29 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Oct. 8, 1973

With the Cincinnati Reds behind by seven runs in Game 3 of the playoffs, Pete Rose lets his frustration warp his judgment. Out at second base trying to break up a double play in the fifth inning, the 200-pound Rose angrily shoves New York Mets 146-pound shortstop Bud Harrelson to trigger a baseball brawl. Rose-Harrelson is the main event, with several other bouts also taking place.

When Rose goes out to left field in the bottom of the inning, fans at Shea ...

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