PRESS RELEASE – The 2017 Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season will be underway in April and there are eleven bobbleheads on the giveaway calendar. The bobbleheads include two recently retired Major League players with ties to Appleton Professional Baseball, current Major League players, a record-setter from last season, a Wisconsin basketball legend, and more.
The 2017 bobblehead ticket package is now available. The package, which includes a free ticket to Opening Day if purchased by January 6, may be purchased as a Box Seat option for $100 or a Reserved Bleacher Seat option for $75 online through timberrattlers.com, in person at the Timber Rattlers Box Office at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium, or by calling (800) WI-TIMBER or (920) 733-4152.
Bobblehead Games for 2017 (Bobbleheads for the first 1,000 fans unless otherwise noted):
- Saturday, April 8: David Ortiz (OPENING DAY – ALL FAN GIVEAWAY) presented by Asphalt Seal & Repair and Pepsi
- Saturday, April 22: Alex Rodriguez presented by Country Financial
- Saturday, May 6: Nate Griep (New Franchise Record-Holder for Saves in a season) presented by Glenn & Daniels SC, Attorneys at Law
- Sunday, May 21: Tyler Thornburg (Former Brewers closer and Rattler in 2011) presented by Ansay & Associates
- Thursday, June 8: Hank the Dog presented by Fox Valley Animal Referral Center
- Sunday, June 25: Domingo Santana (Brewers outfielder and Rattler in 2016) presented by American National Bank
- Saturday, July 8: FOX 11 Fan Vote Bobblehead – Fans choose the FOX 11 Good Day Wisconsin personality they want as the bobblehead for this giveaway
- Sunday, July 23: Yadiel Rivera (Brewers infielder and Rattler in 2012) presented by U.S. Cellular
- Friday, August 4: Fang & Dock Spiders Mascot presented by Dairy Queen
- Tuesday, August 22: Sam Dekker shooting the Bratzooka! presented by Cher-Make Sausage
- Thursday, August 31: Fans’ Choice Bobblehead presented by Pick-N-Save
By purchasing a bobblehead ticket package, fans will guarantee themselves the giveaway for each game in the package.
The full schedule for the 2017 Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season is available here. Fans may purchase full season, half season, seven-game, and ten-game packages for next season through the Timber Rattlers Ticket Office at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium by calling (800) WI-TIMBER or (920) 733-4152; stopping at the Ticket Office; or online through timberrattlers.com.