Bite thump Aces to earn split

The Adelaide Bite were able to even up the weekend series beating the Melbourne Aces 9-0 and keeping their slim playoff hopes alive.  Andrew MacDougall reports.     In a game that would see the Adelaide Bite score six runs in the opening three innings, it would also lead Melbourne to open its bullpen early […]

Melbourne Aces @ Sydney Blue Sox :: PREVIEW

LAST SERIES:: Sydney (18-16) locked horns with the Adelaide Bite and split the four game series in some close games while the Aces (13-21) swept the Bandits at home. WHAT’S COMING:: If the Sydney Blue Sox want to make their mark on the ABL season of 2012/13, they must dispatch the Aces all weekend long. […]

Bright Afternoon In Sunny Melbourne

The Melbourne Aces have won their first series since the opening series of the season with a 2-0 victory on Saturday evening at the Melbourne Ballpark.  Chris Meister with more.     Starting pitcher Adam Bright, who had just come back onto the roster this week, was the star of the show on Saturday afternoon, […]

Harman’s homers snap Bite

Beautiful sunshine and not a drop of rain greeted the Melbourne Aces and Adelaide Bite on Sunday afternoon, the third and final match of the weekend series.  Andrew Macdougall reports.     With the series locked at one game all, both teams were looking to get the series victory but it was Friday night hero […]

Grand start to Aces season

You couldn’t script this scenario. Opening day, two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, the bases loaded and the scores tied. Elliot Biddle had already put in a solid game, including a hit that bounced off the left field fence in the 3rd inning. Chris Meister was there.     He would pound […]

5ForFighting :: 5 reasons the Melbourne Aces will win the Claxton Shield

The Melbourne Aces kick-start their season next weekend when they take on the Adelaide Bite at Melbourne Ballpark. With the heart-break of last season’s loss to the Perth Heat in Game 3 of the Claxton Shield playoffs  Andrew Macdougall takes a look at 5 things the Aces could have up their sleeve which will give them that extra edge in […]