Edmonds was known for his spectacular defensive plays. He would win eight Gold
Glove Awards over the course of his career. Edmonds was also an offensive weapon for the
California Angels and St. Louis Cardinals.
Edmonds had a career hitting
line of .284/.376/.527 with 393 home runs, and 1,199 RBI. He was a four time
all-star, 2004 Silver Slugger Award, and a member of the St. Louis Cardinals
Hall of Fame. He was a member of the 2006
World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals.