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ABL 2016/2017: Bandits rout Bite, advance to ABLCS

The Brisbane Bandits broke the rubber game wide open in the seventh inning as they scored six runs. This was the decisive blow for the Adelaide Bite that did not overcome the Bandits big lead, as they fell to the Bandits 18-2 In the first five innings, the game was close. The Bandits took a… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Bandits rout Bite, advance to ABLCS

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ABL 2016/2017: Bite wins in extra innings

In a must win game for the Adelaide Bite, the score went back and forth as the Adelaide Bite stayed at the right side of the score in twelve frames: 8-4. The final score was a bit flattered though as the game was close for the biggest part. After Adelaide took a 3-1 lead in… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Bite wins in extra innings

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ABL 2016/2017: Bandits one win away from ABLCS

With a 3-1 win in and over the Adelaide, the Brisbane Bandits are one win away from the ABL Championship Series. A solid 5.2-inning outing by Justin Erasmus paved the way for the Bandits’ come back from behind victory. For five innings the game was tied at zero as both pitchers had solid outings. Justin… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Bandits one win away from ABLCS

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18-year old Aussie signs with Diamondbacks

18-year old Jordan McArdle, who hit a grandslam homerun last Saturday vs the Sydney BlueSox, has signed a contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Adelaide Bite announced on their Twitter account. McArdle , who is 185 centimeters tall and weighs 93 kg, was on the Bite’s roster as their DH. In 27 games he hit… Continue reading 18-year old Aussie signs with Diamondbacks

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ABL 2016/2017: Justin Erasmus earns win as Bandits clinch 2nd play off spot

With two of three races decided already, it was still a decsive day for both the Brisbane Bandits and the Canberra Cavalry. Both teams needed a win to clinch a play off spot, even though the Bandits still had an escape route if they would lose. The Canberra Cavalry hosted the Brisbane Bandits in the… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Justin Erasmus earns win as Bandits clinch 2nd play off spot

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ABL 2016/2017: Adelaide clinches play off spot

The Adelaide Bite needed one more win on Saturday in the tenth round to clinch a play off spot. It seemed that their opponent, the Sydney BlueSox did everything to help them. Other games that were scheduled were the Brisbane Bandits @ Canberra Cavalry and the Melbourne Aces @ Perth Heat. On the opening day… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Adelaide clinches play off spot

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ABL 2016/2017: Melbourne clinches spot in championship series

Without playing, the Melbourne Aces have clinched a spot in the ABL Championship Series. As you could read here yesterday, everything was possible, even a scenario in which the Adelaide Bite would clinch a spot in the ABLCS right away. But then the Bite should win all four games and the Aces had to lose all… Continue reading ABL 2016/2017: Melbourne clinches spot in championship series