In a letter addressed to Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, 107 members of Congress expressed “firm opposition” to an MLB proposal that would eliminate more than 40 Minor League Baseball teams.
Johnson City is a baseball town.
A proposal by Major League Baseball could mean the end of the Appalachian League as we know it.
The Johnson City Cardinals treated fans to an exciting season of Appalachian League baseball this year!
Will Craig is looking forward to being a part of the Major League Baseball All-Star weekend.
Will Craig’s extra work in the batting cage is paying off on the baseball diamond.
Will Craig, a former Science Hill standout and a first-round pick of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 2016 Major League Baseball draft, has been strong with the bat through the first part of this season with the Class AA Altoona Curve.
A lot more goes into orchestrating a Minor League Baseball game than just flicking on the lights, opening up the gates and corralling both teams into a stadium.
Appy League could expand with team in Sevierville
On a national stage for the first time ever, Johnson City not only didn't flinch, the Cardinals exploded out of the gates.
Needing to end a lengthy losing streak against Elizabethton, Cardinals' manager Chris Swauger saddled up The Ox.