Brewers Extend Invites To 2021 Minor League Affiliates

The Milwaukee Brewers have extended invitations to four Minor League teams to become affiliates in Major League Baseball’s new player development structure.  Receiving invitations are the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A), Biloxi Shuckers (Double-A), Wisconsin Timber...

2020 Minor League Baseball Season canceled

  Major League Baseball has informed Minor League Baseball that it will not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams with players for the 2020 season.  As expected, the result forced Minor League Baseball to officially cancel its 2020 campaign. “These...

Minor League teams waiting for season to be canceled (AUDIO)

As Major League Baseball and the players association continue to negotiate a possible return to the field this summer, minor league teams have been left behind with little hope of a baseball season. The Milwaukee Brewers single-A affiliate, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers...

COVID-19 forcing teams to take extra measures

The Class-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are one of a handful of community-owned Minor League Baseball teams.  In these trying times, the Timber Rattlers, through Appleton Baseball Club, Inc., a non-stock and not-for-profit corporation is asking its fans to help out. The...

Erickson returns to manage Timber Rattlers

The Milwaukee Brewers announced their minor league coaching staffs on Thursday and Appleton native Matt Erickson will return to manage the Class A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers for a ninth straight season. Erickson, who was the Timber Rattlers hitting coach in 2009 and...

Brewers announce roster moves

The Milwaukee Brewers will open a two-game series against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.  Freddy Peralta (2-0) will make his Miller Park debut for the Brewers. Earlier today, the Brewers announced that center fielder Lorenzo Cain has been placed on the...

Rattlers relocate after snowstorm

Nearly two feet of snow that has blanketed Northeastern Wisconsin has forced the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to do some shuffling with their schedule. The Timber Rattlers were scheduled to open a home series on Tuesday against Kane County after wrapping up a series in...

Garza’s rehab assignment shifts to Midwest League

With Colorado Springs running into some wet weather in Nashville, Matt Garza’s rehab assignment was shifted to Class A Wisconsin where the Timber Rattlers were opening a series in Clinton, Iowa in a Midwest League matchup with the Lumber Kings. Garza, who has...

Timber Rattlers see their season come to an end

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers saw their 2016 season come to an end on Thursday night, falling to the Cedar Rapids Kernels 3-1 in the Midwest League playoffs. The Kernels won the best 2-of-3 series by sweeping the first two games.  They advance to face the Clinton...

Timber Rattlers drop MWL playoff opener

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers opened the Midwest League playoffs with a 11-3 loss to the Cedar Rapids Kernels on Wednesday night at Fox Cities Stadium. After trailing early, the Timber Rattlers scored three runs in the fifth to tie the game, but Cedar Rapids would...

Rattlers clinch wildcard playoff spot

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers knocked off the rival Beloit Snappers 6-2 on Sunday, wrapping up a wild card playoff spot. The Timber Rattlers will host Cedar Rapids in Game one of the first-round playoff series on Wednesday night at Fox Cities Stadium.  Game two is...

Northwoods League News!

The 2016 Northwoods League Playoffs are set to start tonight.  Eight teams will vie for a trip to the Summer Collegiate World Series. Four teams from Wisconsin are among the final eight. In the North, Eau Claire will play host to Mankato. In the South, Wisconsin...

Garza joins Class A Timber Rattlers for Rehab Assignment

Milwaukee Brewers’ starting pitcher Matt Garza will start a two-game rehab assignment tonight for Class “A” Wisconsin when the Timber Rattlers open a series in Peoria against the Chiefs. Garza will make a second start for the Timber Rattlers this...

Wisconsin Baseball Roundup

At the NCAA Division 3 baseball Regionals, Starting with the Midwest Regional in La Crosse, the host Eagles remain unbeaten in the double elimination tournament, rolling to a 12-3 win over Concordia-Chicago. The victory puts the Eagles in the Midwest Regional...

Midwest League Scoreboard

There was day baseball in the Midwest League this afternoon. In Beloit, the Snappers fell to the Lansing Lugnuts 6-1. In the Fox Cities, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers blanked the Great Lakes 1-0.  

Midwest League Scoreboard

There was day baseball in the Midwest League on Wednesday afternoon. The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers salvaged the final game of their series in Burlington, knocking off the Bee’s 10-4. The Beloit Snappers fell to the Clinton Lumberkings 2-0....

Wild comeback gives Beloit MWL victory over Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers had a 4-1 lead over the Beloit Snappers heading into the bottom of the fourth inning at Pohlman Field on Friday night.  But the Snappers rallied in the bottom of the fourth and went on to win a shortened game 9-5 in Midwest League Action....

Rattlers start replacement of playing field

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are looking to install additional drainage and in doing so, will replace the entire playing surface at Fox Cities Stadium today. The project will begin with the removal of the infield grass, which is scheduled to be donated to the...

Brewers ready for 2015 Amateur Draft

The Milwaukee Brewers have the 15th pick in the first round of the 2015 baseball amateur draft which gets underway this evening. The Brewers have a total of three selections tonight.  After the 15th pick, they have No. 40 (Competitive Balance Round A) and No. 55...