Rattlers catcher makes plenty of plays at the plate, whether it's with the bat or the glove. At the same time his pro career did not start behind the dish, but over sixty feet away on the mound.
After a four game rehab stint with the Timber Rattlers, Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett is ready to return to the bigs. The trip down to the minors before coming off the disabled list is nothing new for the pros, but this time it was a homecoming in a way.
The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers were able to rally from an early three run deficit, but fell after the Kernels scored six unanswered.
Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett played his first full game in a rehab assignment with the Timber Rattlers on Sunday, but the River Bandits stole the show and completed the weekend sweep.
A pair of homeruns by Sthervin Matos and Carlos Leal proved to be the difference in the Timber Rattlers' fourth victory of the season.
The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have been swept in its first road and home series of the season.
Brewers first round pick Kodi Medeiros got his first start as a member of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in the home opener on Sunday. The twelfth overall pick proved from the start his abilities, but the Rattlers were not able to close out the game late.
The first home game of the season has finally arrived for the Timber Rattlers, and this year's team could be the youngest manager Matt Erickson has brought in to the season.
In a year with plenty of change at the minor league level for the Milwaukee Brewers, there is one thing that will stay the same. The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will remain a Brewers Class-A affiliate until at least the end of the decade.
David Denson has as much raw power as anyone in the Brewers minor league system, but staying healthy and being consistent are the keys to his success.