Red Schoendienst Passes Away at 95
Cardinal Nation lost their top ambassador on Wednesday, June 6th when former player and manager Red Schoendienst passed away at the age of 95.
Red, along with the late Stan Musial defined what being a “Cardinal” meant. Schoendienst began his Cardinals career as a player in 1945. He then became the team’s manager from 1965-76. Red then continued on as a coach, special instructor and ambassador until his death.