|Johnson City Cardinals|
Johnson City, Tennessee
|Minor league affiliations|
|League||Appalachian League (1910-1913; 1921-1924; 1937-1955; 1957-1961; 1964-2020)|
|Major league affiliations|
|Minor league titles|
|Ballpark||TVA Credit Union Ballpark (1956-2020)|
The Johnson City Cardinals were a Minor League Baseball team based in Johnson City, Tennessee. The Cardinals were affiliated with the St. Louis Cardinals organization in their final season and played in the Rookie Appalachian League. The team won ten league championships, most recently in 2019. They played their home games at TVA Credit Union Ballpark.
The start of the 2020 season was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic before ultimately being cancelled on June 30. In conjunction with a contraction of Minor League Baseball beginning with the 2021 season, the Appalachian League was reorganized as a collegiate summer baseball league, and the Cardinals were replaced by a new franchise in the revamped league designed for rising college freshmen and sophomores.
From 1986 to 2019, Johnson City reached the playoffs by virtue of winning their division or clinching a playoff spot eight times. The results of their postseason play during this time was as follows.