The New York Times has three sources confirming that Rob Manfred, the commissioner of baseball, has decided not to reinstate Pete Rose.
EXCLUSIVE: MLB commissioner has chosen not to reinstate Pete Rose, @MichaelSSchmidt reports. https://t.co/GftJcNZq99 pic.twitter.com/tBAlkcf4tO
— NYT Sports (@NYTSports) December 14, 2015
From the New York Times article:
That decision has now gone against Mr. Rose. According to one of the people with knowledge of Mr. ManfredÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s thinking, the commissioner was not persuaded by Mr. RoseÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s answers at their September meeting and believed he still had not told the whole truth about the extent of his gambling as a player and manager.
You can read the commissioner’s statement here: