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08.26.2012 | | Posted at 08:36 PM
By Nicole
This originally ran over at Brew Crew Ball, but I'm really proud of how it came out, so I'm cross-posting. And while many of this year's Timber Rattlers went to college and have at least some idea of what it's like to live on their own and take care of themselves, players like Yadiel Rivera that were drafted out of high school (and, for Yadi, don't speak English as a first language) are taking...
08.23.2012 | | Posted at 04:40 PM
By Nicole
I was at the afternoon TimberRattlers game on Tuesday and was able to take quite a few pictures (its easier without a setting sun and then in the dark). Check out pithers Mark Williams, Stosh Wawrsek, Michael Strong and Michael White, among the regular starters. ...
07.10.2012 | | Posted at 06:49 PM
By Nicole
Mitch Haniger, the kid selected with the supplemental pick the Brewers got by losing Prince Fielder to free agency, will miss six weeks with a torn PCL. He was placed on the 15 day DL by the Single-A TimberRattlers last week with little news, but we now find out he tore a ligament in his right knee. The PCL is the outside ligament and often a PCL or MCL (the inside ligament) can lead to further kn...
05.17.2012 | | Posted at 02:06 PM
By Nicole
In just seven days back with the TimberRattlers, Nick Ramirez is making his presence known and showing that last year's numbers aren't the type of hitter he plans to be. After going hitless in his debut, he's had at least one hit in each of the games since, including last night's walk-off single to win the game for the TimberRattlers in the 10th inning. The .250 batting average might not be imp...
05.07.2012 | | Posted at 04:05 PM
By Nicole
After the 2008 season, the Brewers ended their contract with the single-A West Virginia Power and moved their low-A affiliate team to Appleton and the Wisconsin TimberRattlers. The TimberRattlers had been Seattle's A team since 1993, but there's a history of minor league baseball in Appleton that dates back to 1958. Prior to their four years in West Virginia, the Brewers A affiliate had been the...