Pete Rose

Pete Rose Enters a Hall, Just Not THE Hall, in Skechers’ Super Bowl Commercial

After a year away, Skechers will return to the Super Bowl on Sunday with a 15-second spot starring Pete Rose, who good-naturedly pokes fun at his continuing exclusion from baseball's Hall of Fame—with help from fiancée Kiana Kim. See the ad, by Siltanen & Partners, promoting the brand's Relaxed Fit footwear, below.

The Wackiest Sports Endorsements Ever

Marketers have long banked on the star power of pro athletes to sell stuff. Here, some of the weirdest jock-brand mashups of all time.

Pete Rose Knocks It Out of the Park in Wonderfully Awkward Local Furniture Ads

It's a hit! Pete Rose mistakes a recliner for a couch and pretends to eat pastry in these awesomely awkward, sublimely stilted low-budget commercials for Muenchens Furniture in Cincinnati.