For the second straight game, newly promoted outfielder Omar Cotto knocked in two runs as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers defeated the Clinton LumberKings.
The Rattlers turned "Reindeer" delivered a 4-0 win over Clinton on "Christmas in July Night" at Fox Cities Stadium Saturday night.
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers infielder Tucker Neuhaus' approach to the plate hasn't changed, but correcting an eye condition has him seeing the game more clearly.
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Manager Matt Erickson joins Ryan Rodig in studio Sunday for Sports Xtra.
The Timber Rattlers scored four unanswered in the seventh and eighth innings for a comeback win over the Beloit Snappers on the Fourth of July.
The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers were unable to hold on to a 4-1 lead, and fell in 11 innings against Clinton at Fox Cities Stadium.
Wisconsin held a 4-2 lead heading to the top of the ninth, but the Tincaps charged back with three runs in the frame to defeat the Rattlers.
Timber Rattlers starter Devin Williams matched his pro career high with seven strikeouts, and held Beloit to just one hit in five innings on Sunday. In the end the Snappers rallied with four runs against the bullpen to grab the 4-1 win.
Timber Rattlers shortstop Jake Gatewood stands at 6'5'' and is hoping to become the tallest player in that position in the major leagues one day. Local 5 Sport's Lily Zhao has the story.
Mother nature shortened the series finale between the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and Kane County Cougars, but a pair of big innings early proved to be the difference.