You might name this workforce the brand new children on the block . At the least the brand new children relating to excessive A affiliated baseball, 2021 was their first season as a excessive A affiliated baseball workforce. Shock? The workforce has been round since 1958, in decrease leagues .
The Timber Rattlers have been affiliated with are the Baltimore Orioles ( 1960 – 1965) , the White Sox ( 66 – 86) , the Royals ( 87-92 ) , Seattle Marines (93-08) and now they’re affiliated with the Milwaukee Brewers.
Timber Rattlers have had a ton of greats gamers come although their group ; names like Boog Powell who received rookie of the yr, Goose Goosage , who was a 9 time all star and world collection champ and Alex Rodriguez who could also be some of the Controversial gamers MLB historical past.
They’ve additionally been managed by a number of the leagues Legends comparable to ; Earl Weaver who’s a Corridor of Fame Manger, Cal Ripkin Sr. , who received Midwest league Manger of the 12 months award in 1962 and Joe Sparks who’s a reputation who might not know however has coach most of the minor leagues groups.
Now time to speak about the prospects.
Tyler Black is a 2B who’s batting .256 and On Base Proportion of .396. In 12 video games he has 10 hits 3 doubles however sadly no dingers . He’s additionally the sixth prospect within the Brewers group.
OF Joe Grey Jr. the thirteenth prospects within the Brewer group. In his fourth season within the minor leagues he has had a horrible begin with a .187 avg , and a .292 OBP. In 26 video games he has 17 hits , 6 doubles and a pair of dingers . Hope he can flip this season round.
Now to the pitcher…
The quantity 14th prospect within the Brewers group, Antoine Kelly who’s a LHP. In 5 video games he has pitched 21.2 innings , he has a good 2.49 ERA and an amazing WHIP of 1.06.
Lastly, The quantity sixteenth prospect within the Brewers group, Russell Smith LHP . That is his first yr within the minors. He’s 1-1 in 5 begins , with a 4.45 ERA in 20 innings. He has a WHIP of 1.50, and has solely given up 1 dinger so for this yr.
So if you’re ever going although Appleton Wisconsin, Possibly cease by and catch a recreation. This workforce has alot of historical past and a reasonably cool emblem.