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 […]

Brisbane Bandits @ Melbourne Aces – Preview

Last series – The SA Power Networks Adelaide Bite overcame the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces to see the Bite leave Norwood Oval with a 3-2 series win. Matt Williams was the right-hander starter for the Bite and put in a solid stint, pitching six and two- thirds innings, only surrendering two runs from seven hits […]

Wiley ensures Adelaide Bite the Aces playoff hopes

From the get-go Adelaide Bite fans were on their feet in a highly entertaining encounter between the Bite and the Melbourne Aces, with the home team prevailing 8-2 after dominating Melbourne with the bat and some standout fielding, to take a 2-1 series lead. The Adelaide Bite quickly built a lead when they loaded the […]

Adelaide Bite’s rise continues with tight shutout win over Melbourne

On the brink of missing finals just a few weeks ago, the Adelaide Bite is now one win away from second place, in a three-way tie for third, after a 2-0 win over the Melbourne Aces in Adelaide last night. Alex Jacobs reports. Both teams are now 17-18 for the season, but the Bite’s four-game […]

Melbourne Aces @ Adelaide Bite – Preview

DATE AND VENUE :: 9-12 of January at Norwood Oval. LAST SERIES :: Melbourne vs Perth – split 2-2, Adelaide @ Canberra – Adelaide won 3-1. WHAT’S COMING :: Adelaide and Melbourne meet in a vital four-game series in Adelaide as the ABL regular season enters its final three rounds. The Bite (16-18) trail the […]

Perth Heat prevail again in Melbourne

Difficult, windy conditions at Melbourne Ballpark punctuated the end of back to back series for the Perth Heat & Melbourne Aces. Perth prevailed yet again winning 13-11. Michael Duyvestyn with more. This 8 game series between the top ranked side and the challenging no.3 side in the Aces, has seen some close tussles. Three of […]

Melbourne Burns the Heat

Starting pitcher Joe Burns led the Melbourne Aces (17-15) to a hard-fought win over the ladder-leading Perth Heat (19-13) to take a 2-0 lead in their four game series at the Melbourne Ballpark. Declan Boffa was there. The game was largely a pitching duel between Burns and Perth’s  Anthony Claggett who each kept their opposing […]