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2015 Season in Review

Time to review the 2015 season.

Click this document for the records in certain situations, team highs and lows, individual highs and lows, runs by inning, starts by position, starts by batting order, and various other things of interest.

2015 Season Recap

A few things that stood out:
Wisconsin scored four or fewer runs in 99 out of 139 games.
Wisconsin allowed four or fewer runs in 81 out of 139 games

Wisconsin opponents had nine walkoff wins this season.
The Timber Rattlers were 13-31 in one run games

The Timber Rattlers offense reached double digits in runs one time in 139 games
The only inning in which the Rattlers outscored their opponents was the 5th (55-54)
In the first three innings of games, opponents outscored Wisconsin 232-154

The Timber Rattlers were 8-42 (34 games under .500) against Cedar Rapids, Kane County, and Quad Cities
The Timber Rattlers were 42-47 (Five games under .500) against the rest of the Midwest League

The Timber Rattlers did not have one player drive in more than three runs in a game in 2015

Elvis Rubio started 117 games in right field
Jake Gatewood led the Rattlers in games started at short (51) despite going to Helena for two months.

The Timber Rattlers had 14 different leadoff batters
The Timber Rattlers had 11 different cleanup batters
Carlos Leal batted cleanup 23 times to lead the team
David Denson, Elvis Rubio, & Dustin DeMuth each hit cleanup 22 times

Click on the link up top for the full story.  Check my math, too…if you dare!

Here’s the view out my window today:

September 9 Field Photo

The renovation project is in full swing.  Watch the progress live on the TimberRattlerTV!

Also, I will be taking some time off over the next few weeks.  I’ll be posting on an irregular schedule between now and the last week in September, but there will be plenty of posts and information and stuff.  Bring on the 2016 season!

Leinie’s Legends Lounge Renovation

New Floor!  New Look!

Legends Lounge 1

Ties everything together, yes?

Legends Lounge 3

Legends Lounge 4

Legends Lounge 5

Alumni Birthdays for February 25:
Nathan Adcock (’07, ’08) – 27
Les Norman (’92) – 46
Joel McKeon (’83) – 52
Art Niemann (’82) – 56
Kevin Hickey (’79, ’84) – 59
Gilbert Passarella (’73) – 67
Dave Vinyard (’61) – 74

Nathan Adcock as a Timber Rattler in 2008 wearing an Papermakers throwback uniform.

Nathan Adcock as a Timber Rattler in 2008 wearing an Papermakers throwback uniform.

Joel McKeon 83

Renovation Update: Episode 18

Hilary Bauer is the new onfield host for the Timber Rattlers.  She took over the tour guide duties for Renovation Update: Episode 18 while I was in Arizona for Spring Training.

The episode is below.

I did manage to get over there for a few pictures on Wednesday. Where to start….where to start???

Admit it. You knew this was where I would start.

Admit it. You knew this was where I would start.

Ladder match!

Ladder match!

Now, to the part of the renovations you want to see:

Inside Suite #2

Inside Suite #2

This old photos are a nice touch:

That's Boog Powell from 1960.

That’s Boog Powell from 1960.

A shot of Goodland Field from left field.

A shot of Goodland Field from left field.

More of a shot of Goodland Field's third base stands.

A shot of Goodland Field’s third base stands.

The club seats are installed!  The Club seats are installed!

The club seats are installed! The club seats are installed!

Inside the club level.

Inside the club level.

By special request, here is the new locker room for the coaching staff.

By special request, here is the new locker room for the coaching staff.

This is the old weight room.  It is now a player lounge.

This is the old weight room. It is now a player lounge.

There's a sign that will grab your attention!

There’s a sign that will grab your attention!

And now, Hilary Bauer’s debut on Renovation Update:

Renovation Update: Episode 17

I just want to state that it was snowing when we shot the video and photos on Monday.  At the very moment that I write this post, it is not snowing.

A little news.  This is my final Renovation Update video.  I will be in Arizona from March 21 through March 26.  Hilary Bauer, the new onfield host for the Timber Rattlers, will be taking over for Episode 18 as we get closer and closer to completion of this project.

Some photos:

Inside Suite #1.

Inside Suite #1.

A look from outside Suite #1.

A look from outside Suite #1.

A look at the club level from the end of the third base concourse.

A look at the club level from the end of the third base concourse. Pay no attention to the snowflakes.

My favorite part of this picture is that piece just below the peak of the roof that is shaped like the Timber Rattler logo.

My favorite part of this picture is that piece just below the peak of the roof that is shaped like the Timber Rattler logo.

In the video this week, banquet facility, concessions, restrooms, suites, home radio booth, and ticket windows….not necessarily in that order.

Renovation Update: Episode 15.5

I just happened to be over at the stadium today and I saw something wonderful that needed to be shared before we shot the next video update.

The tarp has been taken down from some of the upper level.

Here's a view from the mound.

Here’s a view from the mound.

Here's a look from inside the banquet facility.

Here’s a look from inside the banquet facility.

A view from the club seats.

A view from the club seats.

A look at the outside seating for the club level.

A look at the outside seating for the club level.

This is the view from the club seats from directly behind home plate.

This is the view from the club seats from directly behind home plate.

We’ll have video and more photos next week.  Have a great weekend, everyone!  Think Spring!

Renovation Update: Episode 15

Just like last week.  Pictures first.  Video second.

If you’ll indulge me, here is my new apartment…I mean, home radio booth.

Home Radio booth

Home Radio booth

This is the new bullpen area. Bullpen as in “area for office workers” not as in “place for pitchers to warm up before entering a game”.

Inside the main office.

Inside the main office.

If you look to the right when you are near the front of the stadium, you will see the new entrance to the front office.

Front office entrance.

Front office entrance.

If you look to the left from the same spot, you will see the new team store.

Team store entrance.

Team store entrance.

And here is the view from one of the upstairs camera platforms:

Panorama!

Panorama!

Let’s get this snow out of here!

In the meantime, here is the video:

Renovation Update: Episode 14

This week: Photos AND video!

First the pictures:

An overall view from the camera platform beyond the centerfield wall.

An overall view from the camera platform beyond the centerfield wall.

View from the club level near suite 3

View from the club level near suite 3

The entrance has a roof! Hopefully this means that it will never rain while you are standing in line.

The entrance has a roof! Hopefully this means that it will never rain while you are standing in line.

And the traditional shot of the front entrance.

And the traditional shot of the front entrance.

Now, the video brings it all together with views of some areas that have not been seen before this episode:

Video! Renovation Update: Episode 13

We have video!

Video from the suites.  Video from the Club level. Video from the Team Store.  Video from the home radio booth.   Video from the weight room

VIDEO!

Renovation Update: Episode 12.99

I think that we will have video next week!

For now, photos.

Reception is taking shape.

Reception is taking shape.

A look out the window.

A look out the window.

And he WALKED on down the HALL!

And he WALKED on down the HALL!

And he came to...an area that will be known as the bullpen.

And he came to…an area that will be known as the bullpen.

Let's go upstairs, shall we?

Let’s go upstairs, shall we?

Inside Suite One

Inside Suite One

Inside Suite Four

Inside Suite Three

Inside Suite Four

Inside Suite Four

Field view from where the seats outside Suite Four will be.

Field view from where the seats outside Suite Four will be.

I took this from the spot where the walk-in freezer in the kitchen for the suite level will be.

I took this from the spot where the walk-in freezer in the kitchen for the suite level will be.

Team Store! Now with WINDOWS and DOORS!

Team Store! Now with WINDOWS and DOORS!

Busy concourse today? Busy concourse every day.

Full concourse today? Full concourse every day.

My booth. It's covered in plastic.

My booth. It’s covered in plastic.

This week's view from the front.

This week’s view from the front.

Renovation Update – Episode 12.96

Why not start with the shot with the most interest? Let’s go!

Club Level Seat View

This is the view you will have from the outside seats on the club level….except for the wire. That will be gone…the snow will be gone, too.

Inside Suite Four

The drywall is up in Suite Four.

Ouside Suite Four

This is from where the seats outside Suite Four will be. You can see into Suited Five & Six.

Inside the third base concourse

Inside the expanded concession stand at the end of the third base concourse.

Outside Third Base Concession Stand

And the view from the outside.

Brew City Grill

And this is inside the expanded Brew City Grill at the end of the First Base Concourse.

Rob's Office

A look inside the Boss’s office.

Mary's desk

The is the view of the reception area from the reception desk.

View from the front of the store

Paint in the team store.

Weight Room

This is the new weight room for the team. The floor has been poured. Hope it was okay to walk on it.

Beach view

The view from the beach.

Front view

And the view from the front of the stadium.

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