Category Archives: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Former Rattler Harrison suffers broken ankle

Milwaukee Brewers prospect Monte Harrison, who began this season with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, suffered a broken ankle when he slipped on wet grass while rounding third base Tuesday. He is expected to miss the rest of the season. The 19-year-old … Continue reading

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Indians’ Swisher gets two hits in Lake County rehab start

Cleveland Indians designated hitter/outfielder Nick Swisher went 2-for-3 with a run scored in his first rehab start with the Lake County Captains on Monday. Swisher served as the DH and leadoff man for the Captains, who beat the Bowling Green … Continue reading

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Cougars off to hot start in second half

Kane County’s 1-0 win over the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Sunday gave the Cougars an impressive 21-3 record in the second half of the Midwest League season. The team leads the Western Division by six games and is second only … Continue reading

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MWL alumni notes: Merritt pitches 7-inning no-hitter

Cleveland Indians prospect Ryan Merritt pitched a seven-inning no-hitter for the Double-A Akron RubberDucks on Saturday. He needed only 78 pitches for his gem, which included three strikeouts and a walk. The lefty pitched for the Lake County Captains in … Continue reading

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Cuthbert gets hits in first four MLB games

Former Kane County Cougars third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert made his major-league debut Tuesday and has gotten at least one hit in each of his first four MLB games. The Kansas City Royals promoted Cuthbert to the big leagues after placing … Continue reading

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Cougars’ winning streak stopped at 10 games

Kane County’s winning streak ended at 10 games Monday when the Timber Rattlers beat the Cougars 5-4 in 11 innings at Fox Cities Stadium. Alan Sharkey, who homered earlier in the game, scored the winning run to give Wisconsin its first walk-off … Continue reading

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Davis hitless in Snappers’ comeback win

The Beloit Snappers drew a crowd of 2,282 to Pohlman Field on Friday — impressive for a team that typically has less than 1,000 fans in the stands — partly because it was a fireworks night, and partly because Milwaukee … Continue reading

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