yeah, he bet on his own team. he bet on everything i imagine. but, the guy could play baseball. and i don't believe he was all juiced up on roids or hormones. i'd still grab his rookie card if i found one at a decent price and condition. look at all the other guys in hall of fames that were involved in crimes or drugs, or whatever.....i.e. o.j. simpson? lawrence taylor, ..........how long is the list? maybe the voting should be changed.