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 […]

Week One ABL preview

It may not be a full slate of games but baseball fans Australia-wide are rejoicing at the return of the ABL. The first week of games sees the defending champion Perth Heat host the Sydney Blue Sox, while the Brisbane Bandits, who are looking for their first ever playoff appearance will host the Adelaide Bite. […]

Brisbane Bandits send Melbourne Aces to splitsville

After two whirlwind wins by the Melbourne Aces, the Brisbane Bandits struck back to win the game 4-2 on Sunday and tie the series at two games apiece. For the first four innings both teams were unable to get a run as the pitchers looked to make their mark. Brisbane Bandits pitcher Casey Barnes was […]

Brad Harman does it again

It felt like Groundhog Day at the Melbourne Ballpark as short stop Brad Harman again hit a game winning home run to lead the Melbourne Aces (20-21) to a 5-3 victory over the Brisbane Bandits (15-26) on Saturday night. Carrying on from his heroics on Friday, Harman hit a deep three run home run over […]

Melbourne Aces keep on walkin’

It was lucky 13 for the Melbourne Aces (19-21) as Brad Harman’s walk-off home run in the fourth set of extra innings, saw the home side level the series and keep their playoffs hopes alive with a hard fought 4-2 victory over the visiting Brisbane Bandits (15-25). It was a sheer battle of endurance as […]

Brisbane Bandits hold up Aces in series opener win

Needing every home that they can get, the Melbourne Aces playoff hopes took a hit on Thursday when they were dismantled by the Brisbane Bandits 6-4. The Aces got off to the early lead in the first as Tyler Massey scored off a Brad Harman single, but the lead would not last long. The Bandits […]