Published On: August 8th, 2023

Green Bay loses final meeting with Madison this regular season 8-7.



Ashwaubenon, WI. – The Rockers fell just short of the Mallards in Tuesday night’s game where the visitors won 8-7. As a result, Madison secured the win of the season series seven wins to five.

Starting on the mound for the Rockers was Ty Thurman (Colorado State-Pueblo). In his first start for Green Bay, he tossed four innings, allowing only two earned runs.

The Rockers opened scoring in this ball game right away. In the first inning, center fielder Jojo Jackson (Georgia State) hit an RBI groundout to give the home team a 1-0 lead.

After the Mallards got a run back, Green Bay first baseman Mateo Matthews (Wagner) crushed a home run to right field. His eighth homer of the season gave the Rockers a 3-1 lead.

Madison would get one more run before Green Bay took their largest lead of the night. In the fourth inning, Jackson launched his third home run of the season to right-center field, putting Green Bay out in front 6-2.

The Mallards would begin their comeback in the sixth and get the rest of the run support they needed one inning later. Visiting right fielder Liam Moreno (State College of Florida) launched a grand slam to highlight a five-run inning.

Green Bay refused to quit as they put together another run in the eighth inning. Jayson Jones (Arkansas) hit an RBI single to score Andrew Harris (UW-Parkside). The Rockers would fall short, however, as they held onto the lead in the ninth.

Green Bay was able to outhit the Mallards on the night with 11 base knocks compared to Madison’s nine. For Green Bay, Kendal Ewell (Illinois-Chicago) and Cooper Kelly (Kansas) had multi-hit days alongside Jones and Jackson.

In the Great Lakes West Standings, the Rockers are 17-15 in the second half. Overall, the Rockers remain well above .500 at 38-30.

Up next for the Rockers is the penultimate series of the regular season. Green Bay will first travel to Herr Baker Field Wednesday night before hosting the Dock Spiders on Thursday. The first pitch for Wednesday night’s game is set for 6:35 p.m.

Single game tickets are on sale now. Visit or call the ticket office at 920-497-7225 to reserve your seats today. The Rockers front office and Team Apparel Fan Shop at Capital Credit Union Park are located at 2231 Holmgren Way in Ashwaubenon. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm.


The Green Bay Rockers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Now in its’ 30th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 24 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 325 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (NYM), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and 2019/2021 Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and 2021 All-Star, MLB Gold Glove winner and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TEX). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. League games are viewable live at and on ESPN+. For more information, visit or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Rockers as your favorite team.

Latest News