The Milwaukee Brewers have named Joe Ayrault as the new Manager of High-A Affiliate the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers who are located in Grand Chute, Wisconsin.
Ayrault replaces Matt Erickson, who was promoted to the Brewers staff. Ayrault becomes the 11th Manager in Timer Rattlers franchise history who came into existence in 1995 and have been an affiliate with the Brewers since 2010.
Ayrault has a career minor league record of 834-943 (.469) and has managed three different minor league teams for the Milwaukee Brewers. He managed the Helena Brewers in the Pioneer League in 2010 and 2011, the Brevard County Manatees from 2012 to 2016, and the Carolina Mudcats from 2017 to 2021.
Nick Stanley returns to the Timber Rattlers as the hitting coach. Will Schierholz will be the new pitching coach and Liu Rodriguez returns as a coach. Athletic Trainer Andrew Staehling and Strength and Conditioning Specialist Connor McCarthy are both back from the 2021 Timber Rattlers staff.