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Rattlers sign with WNAM as new radio flagship

December 16, 2008 - Midwest League (MWL) - Wisconsin Timber Rattlers News Release

APPLETON, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have penned a 3-year agreement and are proud to announce AM1280 WNAM is the new flagship radio station for Timber Rattlers baseball. Beginning on Thursday, April 9th, all 140 Rattlers games will be broadcast live on the station that plays America's best music.  

"We are extremely pleased with this new partnership," said Rattlers president Rob Zerjav. "WNAM is a part of a great radio group and we appreciate their passion and excitement to carry Timber Rattlers baseball. Partnering with WNAM will allow our entire local fan base the opportunity to listen to all 140 games from anywhere in Northeastern Wisconsin due to their remarkable signal strength," Zerjav added.

WNAM (part of Cumulus Radio Appleton/Oshkosh) will reach baseball fans beyond Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium; including fans to the north in the greater Green Bay area and reaching south to fans in Fond du Lac and its surrounding communities. Timber Rattlers baseball will also continue to be streamed on-line at and now at

"We are excited and can't wait for spring, as AM1280 WNAM is now the home for Wisconsin Timber Rattlers baseball.  With the Rattlers being the new class A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, plus the fact that Brewers baseball is hotter than ever in Wisconsin, it's a perfect match for this area. We are delighted to bring northeast Wisconsin Timber Rattlers games all season long in 2009 and for a long time to come.  Let's play ball and cheer on the home team!" added Skip Willis, Program Director/Morning Host of Skip and Friends/Local Sales Manager AM1280 WNAM, Oshkosh.

Your Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will start the 2009 season on Thursday, April 9th vs. the Quad Cities River Bandits at 6:35pm. Ticket packages, gift cards & team merchandise are available at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium Monday-Friday 9am-6pm & Saturdays 10am-3pm.  Click on for more details.

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