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Pete Rose's advice for Roger Clemens

Rose was quixotic, arrogant and desperate in his denials. Does that sound familiar?

Originally Published: August 26, 2010
By Johnette Howard | Special to ESPN.com

Twenty-one years after his adamant denials began, six years after he finally conceded the charade was up, Pete Rose remains baseball's gold standard for obstinacy in the face of incriminating evidence. All of those Steroid Era stars who bleated about their innocence but folded the minute the Feds said "Boo!" have nothing on him. So now, when asked, Rose says sure, he has some advice for pitching legend Roger Clemens, who was indicted late last week by a federal grand jury for perjury and obstruction ...

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