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 […]

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 […]

Brisbane Bandits dominate Aces

For the second straight week the Brisbane Bandits took three of four games from the Melbourne Aces.  What happened for the Bandits to move to the top of the pile and leave the Aces floundering in last position.   The fielding for the Aces was horrible, letting through too many routine balls that should be […]

Week Three ABL preview

Sydney and Adelaide both get their first taste of home action this weekend. Week three is also the first week of the ABL season where all six teams are in action over the weekend. All dates and times listed are local. Perth Heat @ Adelaide Bite – November 13th: 7pm, November 14th: 7pm, November 15th: […]

ABL Power Rankings – Week 3

Adelaide and Perth had the weekend off, while Aces and Cavalry fans got their first taste of ABL action for the 2014/15 season. A weekend where two sides dominated the win column sees movement in the power rankings. 1. Perth Heat (Season high-1, Last week – 1) – The Heat are the only team to […]

Brisbane Bandits ease past Aces

The Brisbane Bandits handed the Melbourne Aces a 3-1 series defeat to start their season. With the series that stretched into Monday afternoon came a few key points. Our eyes on the ground talk about what they learned.   Brisbane were far better prepared having played a tough series against Adelaide the previous weekend. One […]

Week Two ABL preview

Melbourne and Canberra will both open their ABL seasons this weekend, as they host Brisbane and Canberra respectively. What are the keys for victory? Our eyes on the ground break it down. All dates and times listed are local. Brisbane Bandits @ Melbourne Aces – November 7th: 7.35pm, November 8th: 5.05pm, November 9th: 2.05pm, November […]

Melbourne Aces add a pair of Sox

The Melbourne Aces have named two of their imports for the coming season, with Adam Engel and Nick Blount joining the side from the Chicago White Sox organisation. The pair are currently members of the Winston-Salem Dash, who are managed by current Melbourne Aces manager Tommy Thompson. Engel has shown himself to be able to […]