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Sandusky Abused Children, NCAA Abuses History

brumfield Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 10:35 AM
Anyone remember Pete Rose. A real injustice in my book. He should be in the Hall of Fame if anyone should !!! .
Bill1895 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 10:42 AM
Pete Rose? The scum who bet on baseball even that has been a reason to be thrown out of baseball for decades? The guy who would sell out his sport?
brumfield Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 10:47 AM
Still doesn't change the history and I thought that was the subject of the article?
Bill1895 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 10:54 AM
Yes history is the subject not the baseball hall of fame: as far as I know Rose's on field accomplishments are still listed in major league baseball's records.

The Baseball Hame Of Fame honors people who made significant contributions. Rose's on field contributions are over shadowed by his willingness to break established rules designed to protect the integrity of baseball.
pastorial Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 11:58 AM
br, i thought the subject of the article was moral wrongness.

One of the NCAA's punishments of Penn State was the vacating of all its football team's wins from 1998 through 2011. It was in 1998 that Penn State coach Joe Paterno and university officials became aware of the accusation that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky had showered with a young boy.

As a result, Penn State's 112 wins are no longer wins, and Joe Paterno is no longer the coach with the most wins in college football history. Instead of 409 victories, his record shows 298.

Before explaining why this decision is morally wrong, I should note that...