Going to the Hall aflame?

Think Pete Rose gambling was bad? Page 2's Jim Caple has more confessions from the Hit King.

Updated: January 6, 2004, 12:00 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2 columnist

So Pete Rose finally admits he bet on baseball. But as Page 2 reveals in an exclusive excerpt, that's not the only thing he admits in his new book ...

Hell yes, I bet on baseball. And I bet on the Reds, too. I bet on the Reds to win, I bet on the Reds to lose and I bet on the Reds to get rained out. If someone was offering the Hit King odds, I took them. Hell, I even bet on whether Schottzie would take a dump in fair or foul territory. (That was a real sucker's bet -- I would slip Exlax ...

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