GRAND CHUTE, WI - Minor League Baseball has revealed their list of the top 25 teams in licensed merchandise sales for 2013. The Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers made the Top 25 List for the sixteenth time since changing to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in 1995.
Minor League Baseball tallies the sales of licensed merchandise from January 1 through December 31 every year. After making their count, they release an alphabetical list of the top 25 teams in that category. The list includes teams from all levels of MiLB.
The Timber Rattlers made a 2013 list that included the following teams: Albuquerque Isotopes, Carolina Mudcats, Columbus Clippers, Corpus Christi Hooks, Durham Bulls, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Hillsboro Hops, Indianapolis Indians, Lake Elsinore Storm, Lakewood BlueClaws, Lansing Lugnuts, Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Midland RockHounds, Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Pensacola Blue Wahoos, Portland Sea Dogs, Reading Fightin Phils, Reno Aces, Richmond Flying Squirrels, Round Rock Express, Sacramento River Cats, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, Toledo Mud Hens, and Trenton Thunder.
Sports Business Journal reported that there are only ten teams that have made the list since Minor League Baseball started tracking sales in 1993. The Timber Rattlers are one of those ten teams. Wisconsin has made this list ten consecutive years.
The Snake Pit Team Store is located at the Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium and is open on non-game days from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 3pm on Saturdays. Fans may check out all of the latest gear 24 hours a day on timberrattlers.com.