Edwards led the team from 1979 until 1981.

Former manager of the Rochester Red Wings Howard "Doc" Edwards has died.

Edwards led the team from 1979 until 1981.

He spent 57 years in baseball as either a player, coach, manager or scout.

In his last year with the Red Wings, the team played the longest game in professional baseball history -- a 33-inning affair that began on April 18 and finished on June 23.

Edwards was 81 years old.