Commercial Success.

The Canberra Cavalry have created Australian Baseball League history, becoming the first franchise to have a free-to-air television advertisement. Xavier Player has more. Despite not making the playoffs in the first two seasons of the ABL the Cavalry are making all the right moves as they look to bring the Claxton Shield to the nation’s capital […]

Aces finalise Super Seven.

With the Melbourne Aces’ “Super Seven” campaign continuing to thrill fans over the last fortnight, Chris Meister takes a look at the final three signings. Daniel McGrath The fifth player announced in the SuperSeven was left handed pitcher Daniel McGrath. The eighteen year old from the Doncaster Baseball Club is looking forward to completing his first […]

Aces announce super signings

As the start of the 2012/13 ABL season draws ever closer, each team is beginning to announce rosters in their own unique way.  Chris Meister takes a look at the first few signings for the Melbourne Aces.   Less than two months remain until the opening of the 2012/13 Australian Baseball League season, the third […]

Vasquez re-signs with the Heat.

The good news keeps coming for the Perth Heat after it was announced late on Monday afternoon that 2011/12 ABL Championship Series MVP Virgil Vasquez will return for the 2012/13 season. Reyne Leeson has more.   Vasquez, who hails from Santa Barbara, has spent time in the Major League with Detroit and Pittsburgh, as well as  stints […]

Heat announce early signings.

In his first piece for Hewitt Sports Network, Reyne Leeson takes a look at the early signings of  the back-to–back champion Perth Heat.      Back to back ABL Champions the Perth Heat confirmed several returning players for the upcoming season, with the announcement coming on Thursday afternoon on the official club website. Fans will […]

HSN pleased to welcome two more writers.

It is with great pleasure that Hewitt Sports Network announces the addition of Reyne Leeson and Andrew Macdougall, who will be covering the Perth Heat and the Melbourne Aces respectively, this upcoming Australian Baseball League season.     22 Year-Old Perth born and raised Reyne found himself having a very “Americanised” childhood thanks to movies […]

Hewitt Sports Network stepping up to the plate.

HSN are proud to announce that they are expanding and will cover the Australian Baseball League from the beginning of the 2012-13 season. Senior Writer Xavier Player has more.   Baseball, much like Hockey, has a rich history in Australia that many are unaware of.  For nearly 80 years the Claxton Shield has been the […]