Ex-Red Cory Lidle’s plane crashes in Manhattan Bill Lack 10/11/2006 2 From Yahoo: No confirmation that Lidle was on the plane, but reports say that his passport was found on the sidewalk. UPDATE by Chad: Here’s the ESPN story. Very sad. UPDATE 2 by Chad: Some Reds made a statement on Lidle’s passing. Share this:TweetPocket 2 Responses Ken 10/11/2006 Very, very sorry to hear about this. I really hope more amateur pilots think twice about flying in this kind of weather, at night, around Manhattan. Chad 10/11/2006 Heartbreaking. Ya know, Lidle wasn’t a very good player for the Reds, but he was a Red, and that’s enough for me. Redleg Nation’s thoughts are with his family.