On February 2, 1923, future Hall of Fame infielder Red Schoendienst is born in Germantown, Illinois. Playing mostly as a second baseman, Schoendienst will bat .289 during a 19-year career with the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants and Milwaukee Braves. Schoendienst will win election to the Hall of Fame in 1989.
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