On this day ...
SEPTEMBER 11, 1985 — Pete Rose of the Cincinnati Reds became the all-time hit leader with his 4,192nd hit, breaking Ty Cobb’s record. Rose lined a 2-1 pitch off San Diego pitcher Eric Show to left-center field for a single in the first inning. It was also the 57th anniversary of Cobb’s final game in the majors.
SPORTS ON RADIO
Major League Baseball — Cincinnati at Seattle, 7:10 p.m. PDT, KRLC-AM (1350), KLER-AM (1300), KMAX-AM (840), 710 ESPN
SPORTS ON TV
Major League Baseball — Atlanta at Philadelphia, 4 p.m., ESPN; Chicago Cubs at San Diego, 7 p.m., ESPN; Cincinnati at Seattle, 7:10 p.m. PDT, ROOT
Golf — European Tour Golf: The KLM Open, first round, 2:30 a.m. Thursday, TGC.
Horse racing — Belmont Live Racing, noon, FS2.
Tennis — USTA: Pro Circuit Cary, Early Rounds, Cary, N.C., 8 a.m., Tennis; WTA: The Hana-cupid, Zhengzhou & Jiangxi Opens, 7:30 p.m. and 3 a.m. Thursday, Tennis.
WNBA playoffs — Phoenix at Chicago, 4 p.m., ESPN2; Minnesota at Seattle, 6 p.m., ESPN2.