Derek Jeter has joined the elite club of 3,000 hit players on Saturday with his third-inning home run at Yankee Stadium.

Jeter, who is among the most beloved Yankees in modern history, enjoyed a loud and prolonged ovation for his triumphant milestone.

With girlfriend Minka Kelly in attendance, as well as other friends and family, the veteran short stop basked in the moment as he was mobbed by teammates, and as the cheers reigned down after his ovation.

This video shows how the fans saw the game and how they celebrated Jeter's great moment.