Albert Fred Schoendienst
Positions: Second Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 170 lb.
Born: February 2, 1923 in Germantown, IL
Signed by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1942. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 17, 1945 (Age 22.074, 7,701st in MLB history) vs. CHC 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1945 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Braves/Giants 1945-1963
Last Game: July 7, 1963 (Age 40.155) vs. SFG 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Player in 1989.
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