Pete Rose talks to Bridgeport Bluefish manager Willie Upshaw as they watch batting practice at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on Monday in Bridgeport, Conn. Rose, banned from Major League Baseball, returned to the field for one day to help coach the independent minor-league Bridgeport Bluefish.
Pete Rose looks over at Bridgeport Bluefish manager Willie Upshaw during batting practice at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard.
Remember the times
Pete Rose shares a light moment with Lancaster Barnstormers manager and former Boston Red Sox skipper Butch Hobson during batting practice at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on Monday in Bridgeport, Conn.
Still in demand
Pete Rose signs autographs for fans before Monday's game.
Pete Rose bows his head during a moment of silence for Hall of Fame baseball player Tony Gwynn, who passed away Monday.
Right at home
Pete Rose and Lancaster Barnstormers manager Butch Hobson talk at home plate before Monday's game.
Respect a legend
Pete Rose fist bumps with Lancaster Barnstormers first baseman Wilson Batista.
Happy to be here
Pete Rose had plenty of jokes and one-liners ready Monday.
Back in the dugout
Rose spent the last few innings watching from the dugout.
Welcome back, Pete
A man holds a sign in the stands at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard.