"During the times I gambled as a manager, I never took an unfair advantage," Rose wrote. "I never bet more or less based on injuries or inside information. I never allowed my wagers to influence my baseball decisions. So in my mind, I wasn't corrupt."
SI.com - MLB - Rose admits to betting on baseball - Monday January 5, 2004 8:49AM
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