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Known fondly as “America’s Pastime,” baseball is deeply ingrained in our culture. Its players are heroes among the people. One such hero is Pete Rose. Acquiring the nickname “Charlie Hustle” during his rookie years, Rose has lived up to his name after retirement. He founded the Hit King Baseball Academy to teach, train and demonstrate solid baseball skills and through coaching and sound leadership.
Cincinnati Hall of Fame Career
With a career that spanned 23 years, Pete Rose played every game with the charisma and energy. Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, his love for baseball carried him on to a promising career for his hometown team: the Cincinnati Reds. From his first major league game on April 8, 1963 to his last on Aug. 17, 1986: hit-after-hit Pete Rose ensured that the crowd was entertained.
Among his many accomplishments in the sport, some of Rose’s most notable are: holding the record for playing more than 500 games at five different positions, 3 World Series wins, 17 All-Star Game wins, an induction into the Cincinnati Baseball Hall of Fame and his MLB record 4,256 number of hits.
Pete Rose Hit King Baseball Academy
Founded by the famed all-star and his experienced team, the Hit King Baseball Academy is committed to providing the necessary experiences young, talented sportsmen need to have a successful career and grow into their talent. With a combined corporate experience of over 50 years, and passion for the game: the Hit King Academy improves the way their players approach and appreciate baseball.
Autographed Silver Commemorative Coin
Already rooted with ties to patriotic causes, GMRgold partnered with the Hit King Baseball Academy to release a 1 Oz. Silver Pete Rose “Hit King” Commemorative Coin for fans of baseball icon. “We couldn’t be more excited to be partners with the Hit King Academy and the legend himself: Pete Rose!” says Marcus Johnson, CCO of GMRgold. “We’ve all grown up knowing of his impact on the game of baseball and his phenomenal record; being able to release the exclusive Silver Commemorative is a dream come true,” he added.
Each 1 Oz. Silver Pete Rose “Hit King” Commemorative coin is encased in a protective holder that features an “All-American” design showcasing Pete Rose and his career stats. The coin celebrates his induction into the Cincinnati Baseball Hall of Fame on June 24-26. The coin and holder make note of his latest achievement. Mint on the front one troy ounce .999 fine silver commemorative is a classic silhouette featuring his Cincinnati Red’s number and his signature. Above the image is his all-time leading number of hits: 4256. On the back, is the classic Pete Rose quote: “Be aggressive; Be more aggressive; Never be satisfied; Play to Win!”
Visit GMRgold.com today to pre-order your 1 Oz. Silver Pete Rose “Hit King” Commemorative.