On January 7, 1991 — 1991 – Pete Rose is released from federal prison in Marion, IL, after serving five months for tax evasion. He will now begin the second part of his sentence, consisting of 1,000 hours of community service at Cincinnati inner-city schools.

 


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Baseball Reference January 7

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National Pastime January 7

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