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    Monday, May 20, 2019
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    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Wisconsin Rapids to wear specialty jerseys and host jersey auctions during 2019 season The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters announced four specialty jerseys the team will wear on select nights during the 2019 Northwoods League season. These specialty jersey designs will be auctioned off postgame to benefit Wisconsin nonprofit organizations. Historic Witter Field will play host to Ho-Chunk Military ...read more
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    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Rafters Opening Day Only 14 Days AwayFormer Twin Gary Gaetti to make appearance on Opening Day   Wisconsin Rapids, WI- Spring is turning into Summer, the school year is coming to an end, and Rafters baseball is just around the corner. The Rafters home opener is in sight with the first home game of the season just 14 days away! The Rafters initial plan was to have an appearance by former ...read more
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    Friday, May 10, 2019
    Musicians, Singers, and Groups Encourage to Apply The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have announced the dates for auditions to perform the National Anthem during the 2019 season. Each season, the Rafters bring in local musicians, singers, and musical groups to perform the National Anthem prior to each Rafters home game. This year there will be two chances to audition, with the first coming Tuesday, ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 07, 2019
    Fans Can Register to Win on Raftersbaseball.com   The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are excited to announce the Game Day Contests that will be happening at Witter Field for the 2019 season. Fans of all ages are encouraged to participate in these unique opportunities to enjoy Rafters games.    This season will see the return of the Sears Hometown Store Home Run Inning. If a Rafters player hits a ...read more
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    Monday, April 29, 2019
    Lebakkens Saturday Showcase joins Weekly Promotional Schedule Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.- The Rafters have announced the 2019 season’s weekly promotional schedule. This year they are adding two promotions to the already packed weekly schedule for the upcoming season. All Sunday games this season will offer the McCain Foods Family Pack. For only $42, a family will receive four reserved bleacher ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 23, 2019
    NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer, Gorgeous Grandma Night, and Greatest Rafter of All Time Dustin Woodcock Bobblehead highlight jam-packed promo schedule  Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.- The Rafters are going into their 10th year as a franchise and this is going to be the biggest year yet! Over the past two weeks, the Rafters have been rolling out ticket specials for celebrity appearances and ...read more
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    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    Delaware pitcher Winston Allen returns to Rapids and Villanova outfielder Dylan McNary signs Wisconsin Rapids, WI- The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters announced the return of right-handed Delaware pitcher Winston Allen and the signing of Villanova freshman outfielder Dylan McNary.   Allen, who is currently a sophomore, started two games for the Rafters in 2018. He pitched 10 innings in three ...read more
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