August 30, 1966: Pete Rose homers from both sides of the plate in a 6-4 win over the Cardinals at Crosley Field.

Prior to the game, Johnny Edwards, Don Pavletich, and Jim Coker each caught a ball dropped from the traffic helicopter of Dayton, OH radio station WHIO.

All “Reds trivia” posts come from Greg Rhodes and John Snyder’s fabulous book, “Redleg Journal” (see link for purchasing) and are used with Greg’s permission.

Thanks again to Greg Rhodes for permission to use his material.