Johnson City Cardinals

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Team History[edit]

The Johnson City Cardinals are an affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals in the Appalachian League. They play their home games at Howard Johnson Field in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
1939 69-51 3rd Ollie Vanek Lost in 1st round
1940 84-34 2nd Ollie Vanek / George Silvey League Champs
1941 63-57 4th Johnny Morrow / Harold Michel Lost League Finals
1942 42-67 4th Mercer Harris Lost in 1st round
1943 36-77 4th Joe McDermott / Ken Blackman / George Pratt Lost in 1st round
1944 56-56 3rd George T. Smith Lost in 1st round
1945 40-65 3rd Fred Hawn / Runt Marr Lost in 1st round
1946 64-60 5th Specs Garbee
1947 54-70 7th Bob Kline
1948 67-56 4th Ted Garbee Lost in 1st round
1949 59-63 4th Ben Catchings
1950 73-48 3rd Ben Catchings
1951 64-65 3rd Ben Catchings Lost in 1st round
1952 69-47 1st James Hercinger Lost in 1st round
1953 84-43 1st James Hercinger Lost League Finals
1954 49-70 5th Lee Peterson / Harold Contini
1955 74-51 2nd Virgil Wayne Wallace Co-Champs
1961 26-38 8th Ed Lyons / George Kissell / Charles Frey / Mo Mozzali / Johnny Grodzicki none
Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting Coach Pitching Coach
1975 41-27 1st Tom Burgess none League Champs
1976 50-20 1st Buzzy Keller none League Champs
1977 37-33 3rd Dave Ricketts none
1978 37-33 2nd Nick Leyva none
1979 25-43 4th Nick Leyva none
1980 29-40 6th Johnny Lewis none
1981 36-34 4th Johnny Lewis none
1982 32-35 4th Rich Hacker none
1983 29-43 6th Rich Hacker none
1984 29-40 8th Chuck Hiller none
1985 39-29 2nd Rich Hacker none
1986 44-22 1st Dan Radison none League Champs
1987 42-27 2nd Dan Radison Lost League Finals
1988 41-31 3rd Gaylen Pitts / Jorge Aranzamendi
1989 38-32 3rd Mark DeJohn
1990 28-42 8th Mark DeJohn
1991 40-26 2nd Chris Maloney
1992 33-32 5th Steve Turco
1993 37-31 5th Joe Cunningham
1994 42-26 1st Steve Turco Lost League Finals
1995 35-33 4th Steve Turco
1996 42-26 2nd (t) Steve Turco
1997 23-45 10th Steve Turco
1998 25-42 10th Steve Turco
1999 30-39 7th Steve Turco
2000 24-44 9th Luis Melendez
2001 31-35 5th Chris Maloney
2002 29-38 7th Brian Rupp
2003 27-36 7th Ron Warner Al Holland
2004 33-35 5th Tommy Kidwell Al Holland
2005 28-39 8th Tommy Kidwell Al Holland
2006 34-34 7th Dan Radison Al Holland
2007 28-40 7th Joe Almaraz Sid Monge
2008 36-30 3rd Joe Almaraz Mike Shildt Tim Leveque
2009 37-30 3rd Mike Shildt Johnny Rodriguez Doug White
2010 42-24 1st Mike Shildt League Champs Ramon Ortiz Doug White
2011 45-23 1st Mike Shildt League Champs Ramon Ortiz Doug White
2012 39-28 3rd Oliver Marmol Lost in 1st round Ramon Ortiz Doug White
2013 36-31 6th Joe Kruzel Roberto Espinoza Paul Davis
2014 37-31 4th Johnny Rodriguez League Champs Chris Swauger Paul Davis
2015 27-38 9th Chris Swauger George Greer Bill Villanueva
2016 39-29 2nd Chris Swauger League Champs Roberto Espinoza Cale Johnson
2017 Roberto Espinoza Brandon Allen Cale Johnson

External Link[edit]

Johnson City Cardinals