On this date:
Reds vs Expos.....May 5, 1978 at Riverfront Stadium.
Pete Rose collects his 3,000th hit.Boxscore
Rose entered the game sitting on 2,998 hits:
I was at the game with my dad. We sat in the blue seats behind the Montreal dugout.
1st inning: Rose reached on an error by Montreal LF Warren Cromartie
3rd inning: Rose singled, 2,999
5th inning: Rose singled to left field, 3,000