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Get Your Ballpark Food Fix

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are offering their fans Ballpark Dinners To-Go on Tuesday, April 28.  Fans may order dinner online through the team’s website and pickup their order any time between 4:30pm and 6:30pm on that day.  Read more here.  The Clinton LumberKings are offering curbside ballpark food pickup too.  Read more here.  Click here for Order Form.

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Timber Rattlers to Host Summer Collegiate Teams for Inaugural Showcase

The summer collegiate Fond du Lac Dock Spiders and the Madison Mallards will play in the inaugural Northwoods League “Road to the Show Minor League Classic” at Neuroscience Group Field, home of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single-A, Midwest League), on Wednesday, June 24.  This will be the first Northwoods League game played in a current minor league stadium.  Read more and watch news report here.

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Pork Sandwich Wins Food Fight

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers fans have picked The Almighty Pork Sandwich as the winner of the 2019 Food Fight.  Amanda Baranczyk’s entry won the fan vote and will be available on this year’s concession menu at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.  Read more here.

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New Season! New Food Fight! Timber Rattlers Food Fight Starts Today

PRESS RELEASE – The fourth annual Food Fight is here! The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers invite you to create a unique and unusual food item and submit your recipe. We will narrow the entries to a group of finalists. Then, the Food Fight is on! Vote for your favorite entry and the winning recipe will go on the 2019 concession menu at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.

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Rattlers Unveil Updated Logos and Caps

The Grand Chute (WI)-based Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single-A, Midwest League) have unveiled a series of new logos and caps the the team will be sporting throughout the 2019 season.  Read more and view logos here.

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Rattlers Unveil Snaketail Ale

A new beer with a Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single-A, Midwest League) twist will be available just in time for the start of the 2018 season.  Snaketail Ale will be on tap at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium and at local taverns and restaurants.  Read more here.

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Timber Rattlers to Celebrate Neighbors in the U.P. with ‘Yooper Day’

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single-A, Midwest League) are going to recognize their neighbors in the Upper Peninsula (MI) when they host “Yooper Day” at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium on April 28.  Read more here.

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Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to be ‘Wisconsin Brats’ for Bratoberfest

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will be changing their name and their uniforms for their game on Saturday, June 9. The Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers will be called the Wisconsin Brats for one night only as part of Bratoberfest presented by Grifols on that night.

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Rattlers Present the Potawatomi Party Deck

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have been busy at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium during the first six weeks of the season and now they are ready to unveil their project. The new seating area is the Potawatomi Party Deck presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino and will take the place of the old beach area beyond the outfield wall in right-center field. Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers Announce 2017 Bobbleheads

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS 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. Continue reading

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Northwoods League Coming to Fond du Lac in 2017, Name the Team Contest Announced

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkPRESS RELEASE – The Northwoods League is coming to Fond du Lac. The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and Marian University have announced a partnership to bring a new franchise into the league for the 2017 season. Continue reading

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Rattlers Announce Food Fight Finalists

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Food Fight is down to five finalists. Fans and food enthusiasts submitted several spectacular items in stage one of the contest to place a unique food item on our concessions menu in 2016. Now, you will have the final say on which of the following items is the winner! Continue reading

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Brats, Beer and…um…Beethoven?

Wisconsin Timber RattlersThe 75-piece Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra played for free at Fox Cities Stadium, home of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single-A, Midwest League), on Thursday night for the “Brats, Beer and Beethoven at the Ballpark” event.  The event was a win-win for both the orchestra and the team.  Read more and watch news report here.

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Fox Cities Stadium Beer Brats and Beethoven

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Timber Rattlers 2015 Promotional Calendar: Theme Nights & Special Appearances

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS RELEASE – The final part of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers promotional calendar is ready to be unveiled. The team is bringing back some of the theme nights and special days from past seasons and adding some new ones for 2015. Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers, Brewers Extend PDC

Wisconsin Timber RattlersMilwaukee Brewers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and Milwaukee Brewers began their partnership in September of 2008 and it will continue for many more years. The teams have announced an extension of the current affiliation agreement through the end of the 2020 season. Continue reading

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Star Wars Still Hot

Star Wars LogoDespite the fact that the first Star Wars movie hit the screens in 1977, the brand is still a hot commodity in the baseball world, as at least three teams celebrate the iconic film in 2014 with Star Wars wear, including the Cincinnati Reds, Triple-A Durham Bulls (International League), and Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League).

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It’s Bobbleheads Galore for Rattlers 2014 Promo Schedule

Wisconsin Timber RattlersThe Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League) have announced their fan giveaways and theme nights for the 2014 20th anniversary season, and it’s loaded with bobbleheads.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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Neuroscience Group Grabs Naming Rights for Fox Cities Stadium

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have reached an agreement with the Neuroscience Group on a naming rights deal for Fox Cities Stadium. The ten-year deal begins immediately and the home of the Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers will now be known as Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium. Continue reading

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Time Warner Opts Out of Ballpark Naming Rights Deal

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS RELEASE – Time Warner Cable has executed their right to opt out of the final three years of a 10-year naming rights agreement with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. The decision is effective immediately. Continue reading

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Fox Cities Stadium (Appleton, WI)

Wisconsin Timber RattlersMLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Fox Cities Stadium, home of the Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Fox Cities Stadium (Appleton, WI)

Wisconsin Timber RattlersMLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium, home of the Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Timber Rattlers: Renovations Update

Wisconsin Timber RattlersIf you are interested in checking out the progress of the renovations going on at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium, the Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League) have released Episode Twelve of the the 2013 Stadium Renovations Update.  View video here.

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Rattlers Add Three to Front Office

Wisconsin Timber RattlersPRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers front office staff is making almost as many additions as Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium.  The 2012 Midwest League Champions and Larry MacPhail Award winners have announced the addition of three new staff members for the 2013 season. Continue reading

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Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Win Larry McPhail Award

PRESS RELEASE – Minor League Baseball announced today that the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are the winners of the Larry MacPhail Award, symbolizing the top promotion effort in Minor League Baseball. The Midwest League club will receive this major award at the Baseball Winter Meetings™ Banquet at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville Continue reading

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Rattlers Unveil Renderings of Ballpark Renovations

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers began playing in Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium in 1995. If players from that season come back to see a game at the home of the Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers in 2013, they won’t recognize the place. Appleton Professional Baseball is announcing a major renovation to their stadium. Continue reading

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Rattlers Looking for Substantial Ballpark Improvements

The Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League) are looking for $5.7 million in upgrades to 17-year-old Fox Cities Stadium, including a 360-degree concourse, the addition of club seats and suites, and more restrooms.  Read more here.

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A Guide to Attending a Timber Rattlers Game

Cheryl Anderson from the PostCrecent.com has provided a nice little guide for those who might be interested in attending a Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Midwest League) game at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute (near Appleton) this summer.  Read more here.

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Timber Rattlers Unveil Bobbleheads for Opening Night “All Fan” Giveaway

PRESS RELEASE – The Fox Cities Foxes joined the Midwest League in 1962.  The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, the direct descendant of the Foxes, will celebrate 50 years in the Midwest League with a special “All Fan” giveaway on Opening Night, 2012.  Game time is 6:35pm. Continue reading

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Rattlers Host Brewers Postseason Watch Parties

PRESS RELEASE – The Milwaukee Brewers have clinched a playoff spot with a National League Central Division Championship. Milwaukee will continue their exciting year in the 2011 postseason and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are offering Brewers fans in Northeastern Wisconsin a baseball setting to gather and cheer on the Brewers playoff Continue reading

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Rattlers, Brewers Extend PDC

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and the Milwaukee Brewers have extended their current player development contract through the end of 2016. The Brewers have been the parent club for the Midwest League team since the start of the 2009 season. Continue reading

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Ultimate College Night at Time Warner Cable Field

PRESS RELEASE – Taco Bell and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have teamed up to present Ultimate College Night at Time Warner Cable Field on Thursday, April 28. There will be college-themed prizes from Taco Bell, JanSport and a variety of other sponsors. Game time is 6:35pm. Continue reading

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Scooter vs. Snowman Bobblehead for Opening Day

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have taken the lemon from a snowed out Opening Day in 2010 and turned it into a one-of-a-kind collectable for Opening Day, 2011. The Rattlers and Time Warner Cable will give away a bobblehead to all fans attending their game against the Kane County Cougars on Thursday, April 7. The bobblehead is titled Scooter vs. The Snowman. Continue reading

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Rattlers Unveil New Logos, Unis

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have unveiled their new look for the 2011 season!  The Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers will have a new primary logo, new lettering on their jerseys and a new alternate baseball cap when they take the field next season. Continue reading

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Rattlers to Unveil New Logos for 2011 on Nov. 12

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have three new logos on the way for the 2011 season!  The Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers is updating their uniform logo. The Rattlers are also adding a primary logo and alternate cap logo. Continue reading

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Player Introduction Songs Part of the Game, Part of the Fun

Post Crescent (Appleton, WI) newspaper columnist Cory Jennerjohn takes a look at the walk-up songs chosen by players from the Single-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.  For Cutter Dykstra, a Miley Cyrus tune was his “get motivated” selection.  Really?  Read more here.

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Stadium Improvements to be Ready in Time for Rattlers’ Home Opener

Roughly $400,000 in upgrades slated for Fox Cities Stadium, home of the Midwest League’s Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, have been under construction since November.  Improvements include relocating the bullpens and replacing them with premium seating sections (including a three-tiered deck), creating a 2,250-square-foot sand beach area, and extending the stadium walkway.  A financial tidbit:  The most recent available tax records indicate that the team paid $724,227 in rent in 2008.  Read more here.

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Name that Ice Cream!

The Midwest League’s Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are asking fans to name a new ice at the ballpark.  The choices are Rattler Warning Tracks, Fang’s Triple Play, Fang’s Snake Bites, and Timber Rattlers Mound Mix.  The flavor is a mixture of caramel, peanuts, and chocolate.  Click here to vote.

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Time for Renovations at Time Warner Cable Field

PRESS RELEASE – The Timber Rattlers are getting ready for their second season as an affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers by making significant changes to the makeup of Time Warner Cable Field.

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