December 5, 1978 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

AgreementContract of Interest

Free agent Pete Rose signs 4-year, $32 million contract with Phillies becoming highest paid baseball player

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • Islanders took 28 shots in 1 period vs Penguins, Penguins' Ross Lonsberry failed on 7th penalty shot against Islanders

Birthdays in Sport

  • Marcelo Zalayeta, Uruguayan footballer
  • Olli Jokinen, Finnish ice hockey player