Behind the Bite: An insight into Brandon Dixon

The 2014-15 ABL season proved to be a fruitful one for Brandon Dixon, who helped the Adelaide Bite to a Championship Series appearance while proving himself to be one of the best hitters in the league. Brandon Dixon’s solid 2014 season in the Californian A (Advanced) League was hampered by an injury towards the end. […]

Stat Attack: Brilliant Bite offense the key to success

There are many reasons why the Adelaide Bite finished on top of the ABL ladder. They have well and truly earned the right to host the Championship series for the first time, especially after a strong improvement in their offense, after struggling in the 2013-14 season. Individually, the Bite have been led by LA Dodgers […]

ABL Power Rankings: Week 13

The final round of the Australia Baseball League looms upon us! And with that, I believe it is time we rank the teams in order of their competitive strength. 1. Adelaide Bite I will put it this way. No one is going to knock this team off their perch. Josh Toles and Morgan Coombs lead […]

A strange evening of baseball sees Perth top Adelaide

THE GAME The game started as a pitching duel between Mike McClendon and Wilson Lee, but the Heat busted the game open in the fourth inning scoring three runs, followed by another three in the fifth inning and a one run sixth. Adelaide’s defence and starting pitching was lacklustre throughout the entire evening, practically forcing […]

Joey Wong and Dan Schmidt talk after Perth Heat’s 4-2 win

It seemed all hope was gone for the Perth Heat after seven perfect innings by Chen-Hua Lin and the Brisbane Bandits. However, it was a four run eighth inning and quality pitching that lead Perth to the win. Daniel Schmidt threw an amazing game, and was everything you would expect out of a starting pitcher and […]

Brisbane Bandits down Perth Heat in extra innings

An ejection, a very large strikezone and numerous missed opportunities were the story of tonights game, seeing the Brisbane Bandits defeat the Perth Heat in the 11th inning. Perth Heat DH Tim Smith was ejected in the 5th inning for arguing strikes, a big blow to the home side. Home plate umpire Ryan Harder continued to […]

Tommy Thompson loses it

Tommy Thompson has seen his first ejection of his ABL managerial career. The ejection came with scores tied against the Perth Heat as Josh Davies appears to be thrown out at third. The normally calm Thompson didn’t agree with the call and wasn’t afraid to have his thoughts heard (WARNING: Graphic language).   It’s not […]