Ryne Sandberg Wife Margaret Supporting Him In His Cancer Diagnosis

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An American baseball dynamite, Ryne Sandberg, recently announced being undergoing treatment for metastatic prostate cancer.

Though she is not his first wife, the couple share a strong bond that has lasted for over 3 decades of marriage.

During his difficult time now, the celebrity’s wife supports him and tries her best.

Ryne Sandberg Is A Former Baseball Player And Coach
Ryne Sandberg Is A Former Baseball Player And Coach (Source: Instagram)

Ryne Sandberg is a September 18, 1959-born American former baseball player.

He started playing for the Philadelphia Phillies in 1985 and then played for the Chicago Cubs from 1984 to 1996 and from 1996 to 1997. 

After his retirement as a baseball player, Sandberg lived a private life for many years.

, and he worked as a Philadelphia Phillies Coach in 2013. Similarly, his journey as a Philadelphia Phillies Manager remained active from 2013 to 2015.

From 1984 to 1993, he earned 10 All-Star selections, securing his place in baseball history.

Furthermore, the retirement of his No. 23 jersey by the Chicago Cubs solidifies his enduring impact on the franchise.

Ryne Sandberg Wife Margaret Sandberg 

Margaret Sandberg, previously Margaret Koehnemann, is famous as Ryne Sandberg’s second wife.

She was a neighbour of the baseball player at a young age.

Ryne Sandberg With Margaret Sandberg
Ryne Sandberg With Wife Margaret Sandberg (Source: Instagram)

Washinton D.C. resident, Margaret married Ryne in August 1995.

Likewise, she has three children from her first marriage: BR, Adriane, and Steven.

The kids were friends of Justin and Lindsey, who are the children of Ryne with his first wife, Cindy.

Talking about Margaret’s personal life, the celebrity wife often appears on Ryne’s Instagram account.

The duo has a close bond and often goes to night. However, Margaret has yet to go public with her early life and career details. 

In addition, Mr Sandberg and his lovely wife, Margaret, are the founders of Ryno Kid Care, which aims to assist children with serious illnesses.

Margaret Supporting Ryne In His Cancer Diagnosis

On January 22 2024, Ryne announced on his Instagram about undergoing treatment for metastatic prostate cancer.

Ryne Sandberg With Margaret Sandberg And Their grandchild
Ryne Sandberg With Wife Margaret Sandberg And Their Grandchild (Source: Instagram)

He wrote

“To my Chicago Cubs, National Baseball Hall of Fame extended Baseball Family, the city of Chicago, and all my loyal fans, I want to share some personal news. Last week, I learned that I had been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.”

Ryne further added,

“I have begun treatment, and I am surrounded by my loving wife Margaret, our incredibly supportive family, the best medical care team, and our dear friends. We will continue to be positive, and strong, and fight to beat this. Please keep us in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time for me and my family.”

During this challenging time, Margaret, as well as the whole Sandberg family, are facing the bitter truth of Ryne with much courage in their hearts.

Further details on his health will be updated soon.



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