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Pete Rose holds the record for all-time hits, but he was banned from baseball in 1989 for gambling on the game. Now, his records — but not his name — appear on Topps baseball cards. Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images hide caption

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Pete Rose: A Living Legend, Off The Record

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Talk show host Oprah Winfrey interviews Lance Armstrong on Jan. 14. Armstrong confessed to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France, reversing more than a decade of denial. George Burns/ Harpo Studios/AP hide caption

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Olympian Skier Lindsey Vonn Ends Season With Knee Injury

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Concussion Issue Attracts Pre-Super Bowl Attention

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L.A. Lakers Struggle Through First Half Of Season

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Dodgers Channel Close To Being A Reality

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Armstrong Confesses To Doping During Cycling Career

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Armstrong Reportedly Admits To Doping In Oprah Interview

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Major League Baseball Enacts Anti-Doping Policies

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Baseball Writers Vote For No Hall Of Fame Candidates

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Notre Dame Battles Alabama For BCS Football Glory

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Notre Dame, 'Bama To Meet In BCS Championship Game

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Pa. Governor Sues NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

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