• Rafters, Booyah Postponed to Tuesday Doubleheader

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    July 01, 2019

    Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. – The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (21-13) waited out a rain delay before their game with the Green Bay Booyah (15-19) was postponed Monday. The teams will play a seven-inning doubleheader on Tuesday.

    First pitch for game one will be at 5:05 p.m. and game two will begin approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one at Historic Witter Field. Both games will be seven innings long.

    The Rafters will close out the first half of the season with the doubleheader and get ready for a two-game set with the Wisconsin Woodchucks starting Wednesday. Wisconsin Rapids currently sits at second place in the Great Lakes West Division.

    Tomorrow’s doubleheader at Historic Witter Field will be That 70’s Night, featuring music, trivia, and food specials reminiscent of the 1970’s.

    Want to attend a Rafters game this season? Single-game tickets are on sale now. For more information on all Rafters ticket offerings visit Raftersbaseball.com, call the Rafthouse at 715-424-5400, or come visit us over at historic Witter Field. The Rafters ticket office is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday at Witter Field, 521 Lincoln Street in Wisconsin Rapids.

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    The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, over 200 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (TOR).  All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit  www.raftersbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Rafters as your favorite team.