ABLCS – Who’s it going to be?

The ABLCS kicks off tonight in Perth. Head of Baseball Operations Xavier Player takes a look at why both sides can win the Claxton Shield. Perth Heat What’s not to like about this Perth Heat roster? For the second time in three seasons Perth finished at least nine games clear at the top of the […]

Perth Heat Clinch Minor Premiership

The Perth Heat clinched the minor premiership on Friday night, and with it a championship home series, by completely dominating the slumping Canberra Cavalry 6-0. It would be difficult to overstate Canberra’s offensive futility.  In fact, in eight of the nine innings, Heat pitchers faced the minimum number of batters.  In other words, other than […]

Perth Heat roll over Brisbane Bandits in Game Two

A strong finish by the Perth outfit allowed them to overcome an early deficit to top the travelling Queenslanders in relatively easy fashion. The Bandits drew first blood in the third, with a loaded bases, fielder’s choice scoring Brad Dutton. However, the combination of a strong Anthony Claggett outing and the Perth Heat bullpen really […]

Thursday Full of Three’s as Heat Beat Bandits

They say everything comes in three’s and that’s exactly what happened at Barbagallo Ballpark on Thursday night as the Perth Heat beat the Brisbane Bandits 10-3. Alex Chisholm with more. Even the three major telling points of the match came in a neat package of three: the middle three hitters for the Heat scored three […]

Brisbane Bandits @ Perth Heat – Preview

Last Series – The Bandits split last weekends home series with Sydney and with another tough road trip to come after with Perth series against Melbourne next weekend, Brisbane will need a spark to light if they are going to be part of the post-season action. What’s Coming – The Brisbane Bandits (14-20) head west […]

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 […]

Trapp saves the day for Aces with walk off

In a game which seemed all but locked up for the Perth Heat, the Melbourne Aces were able to fire up in the last two innings and claim victory 5-4. Dylan May was there. The hero of the night was Justin Trapp, who scored the walk off RBI and sent the home team and crowd […]