Learn to read with Timber Rattlers’ Fang

One of the best thing about the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers is the community involvement of the players during the season and the rest of the organization throughout the year. Now through Nov. 22, one of the Timber Rattlers’ most popular … Continue reading

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Appleton’s two connections with famed MLB playoff game

Last night was game 163 of the regular season for Tampa Bay and Texas with their one-game playoff. But it’s was October 2, 1978 that is a date that Red Sox, Yankees and Appleton Foxes fans remember. As a kid … Continue reading

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Former Timber Rattler Wladimir Balentien ties record

Among the all-time great home run hitters in baseball the name Wladimir Balentien doesn’t pop up much in conversation on this side of the Pacific Ocean. Head over to Japan and the name pops up a lot. Balentien(below) who played … Continue reading

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Midwest League 2013 post-season all-star team lacks Timber Rattlers

The 2013 Midwest League post-season all-star team is lacking in future Milwaukee Brewers (ie Wisconsin Timber Rattlers) but has a number of future Minnesota Twins and Tampa Bay Rays on it. Here is the list of players named to the … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers: Select your seat for 2014 on Sept. 25

You can get your seats for the 2014 Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season on Wednesday, Sept. 25th. That’s when the Timber Rattlers will host Select Your Seat at Fox Cities Stadium. Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium will be … Continue reading

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Former Timber Rattlers player honored by the Milwaukee Brewers

Former Wisconsin Timber Rattlers first baseman Jason Rogers has been named the Milwaukee Brewers Minor League Player of the Year. Rogers (left) played the entire season at Huntsville in the Double-A Southern League where he batted .270 with 22 home … Continue reading

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Midwest League players of the week

The final regular season Midwest League hitter and pitcher of the week honors go to an Eastern Division and Western Division player. The Midwest League hitter of the week is Dalton Pompey of the Lansing Lugnuts. Pompey hit four home … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers: Who were their batting leaders?

With the season over, let’s take a look at the leaders in the hitting categories for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. The top two in each category are listed. Hits: Tyrone Taylor 133, Michael Reed 130. Runs: Tyrone Taylor 69, Michael … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers set a pair of attendance records

Even though five of their first seven home games were canceled or postponed, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers still set a pair of attendance records for the just concluded season. First, the Timber Rattlers set a new average attendance with 3,780 … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers’ Wagner finished 8th in ERA in Midwest League

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers’ Tyler Wagner demonstrated throughout the year how good a pitcher he was. The final statistics from the Midwest League bear out just how well he did. Wagner (right) finished 10-8 record but his ERA was a dandy … Continue reading

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