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01/26/2015 | 2015 ABLCS to be live on ESPN Aus/NZ
SYDNEY, 27 January - When the Adelaide Bite go for the state's first Claxton Shield premiership in 35 years in the 2015 ABL Championship Series, they'll do so live on ESPN Australia/NZ and worldwide on MLB Network and Fox Sports Asia, the league has announced.

01/25/2015 | Heat Sweep Their Way to the Playoffs
It was a big, excitable crowd at this final game of the Regular Season. Perth were lagging behind for most innings, but were able to come from behind to secure the victory, sweeping Brisbane and triumphantly riding off into the sunset of the playoffs.

01/25/2015 | Vasquez Shines in Bite Win
MELBOURNE, 25 January - The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks took on the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces in their regular season finale at Melbourne Ballpark, and it was the Bite who prevailed 3-1 thanks to eight strong innings from Virgil Vasquez.

01/25/2015 | Playoff-bound Blue Sox drop regular season finale to Cavalry
SYDNEY, 25 January - After clinching their fifth-straight playoff berth last night, the Sydney Blue Sox (22-24) lost their regular season finale to the Canberra Elite Cavalry (22-24) by a score of 7-2 on a hot and sunny afternoon at Blue Sox Stadium, in a wacky game that saw an infielder pitch and a pitcher catch.

01/24/2015 | Bandits' Playoff Hopes Stolen by the Heat
After securing their playoff berth in the previous name, Perth caught their third victory of the series, with a 11-7 victory over Brisbane. In a long game, often tied up, but Allan de San Miguel hit a grandslam home run in the 8th to get Perth over the line. This game also cemented Brisbane in fourth place, and out of the playoffs.

01/24/2015 | Sox eliminate Cavs, earn Postseason trip
SYDNEY, 24 January - In front of a packed house of 2000 fans and led by a strong start from Markus Solbach, the Sydney Blue Sox (22-23) took their second-straight ballgame from the Canberra Elite Cavalry (21-24), winning a close 2-1 game and eliminating the Cavalry from postseason contention.

01/24/2015 | Justin Huber retires after Aces victory
LAVERTON, 24 January - On Saturday evening, two Australian Baseball League legends hung up their cleats for the last time. For the Adelaide Bite, pitcher Darren Fidge started in his last game while Justin Huber, Mr. Ace, played in his final professional baseball game at home in front of friends, family, and teammates for the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces at Melbourne Ballpark.

01/23/2015 | Heat Clinch Playoff Berth in 4-2 Victory
The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat (26-20) defeated the Brisbane Bandits (21-23), proudly presented by WellDog, 4-2 in the second game of the series, clinching second place and securing a place in the ABL postseason playoffs.

01/23/2015 | Blue Sox clinch Hume Highway Cup with win over Cavalry
SYDNEY, 23 January - Just as the skies eventually cleared after the showers that fell on the field in the early innings, the Sydney Blue Sox (21-23) rose above a Game 1 loss to beat the Canberra Elite Cavalry (21-23) by a score of 8-6 in the second game of their final homestand of the season. With the win, the Blue Sox not only kept themselves in the close playoff races but also clinched the Hume Highway Cup, the annual rivalry between Sydney and Canberra.

01/23/2015 | Bite Fold Aces in Game 2
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks were looking to continue their march towards the end of the season, and they did, securing a 4-2 win over the JetCouriers Melbourne Aces at Melbourne Ballpark on Friday night.

01/22/2015 | Playoffs One Step Closer For The Heat
The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat (24-20) defeated the Brisbane Bandits (21-21), proudly presented by Welldog, 4-3 in the first game of the four-game deciding series which will determine who secures a place in the post season playoffs. It was second-place versus third-place on the ABL ladder as the Heat hung on to an early lead to secure the win.

01/22/2015 | Bite Claim Historic Win
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks were looking to begin their final regular season series off the right way when they took on the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces at Melbourne Ballpark, and the Bite prevailed, taking game one of the series 6-4 on Thursday night.

01/20/2015 | Former MLBer Oeltjen to retire with Sox
SYDNEY, 21 January - Sydney Blue Sox outfielder Trent Oeltjen, one of the finest baseball players Australia has ever produced, has announced his retirement from professional baseball at the conclusion of the 2014/15 ABL season.

01/20/2015 | Cancelled games from Round 11 will not be rescheduled
SYDNEY, 21 January - Due to logistical limitations, the ABL has decided to not reschedule cancelled games from Round 11 between the Canberra Cavalry and Brisbane Bandits, and Sydney Blue Sox and Melbourne Aces.

01/19/2015 | McClendon, Dean take Rd 12 honours
SYDNEY, 20 January - It was two players on those teams still fighting for a playoff spot that impressed enough to net the Delta Air Lines Pitcher and Player of the Week awards. Starting pitcher Mike McClendon of the Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat and Sydney Blue Sox slugger Josh Dean are the honourees for Round 12.

01/18/2015 | Aces fight back to claim the series finale
The Adelaide Bite were looking for their second sweep of the season, however they couldn't get the job done, with the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces taking game four of the series 6-4 at Norwood Oval.

01/18/2015 | Blue Sox drop finale 9-5, split series with Bandits
BRISBANE, 18 January - Despite scoring five runs across the final three innings, the Sydney Blue Sox (20-22) fell to the Brisbane Bandits (21-21), proudly presented by Welldog, 9-5 in the final game of a four-game series in Brisbane. With the loss, the Blue Sox slip down a rung on the ladder and find themselves tied with the Canberra Elite Cavalry for fourth place heading into the final week of the regular season.

01/17/2015 | Heat pound Cavalry 14-4 to take crucial road series
CANBERRA, 18 January - The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat (24-20) put double-digit runs on the board for the third time this series, crushing the Canberra Elite Cavalry (20-22) by a score of 14-4 in the series finale. With the win, the Heat won the series 3-1, and increased their hold on second place in the ABL ladder with one week remaining in the regular season.

01/17/2015 | Bite Win Seals ABLCS Berth
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks took out their third victory in a row against the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces on Saturday, and with the 10-3 win and Perth's loss, the Bite earned the opportunity to host the 2015 ABL Championship Series Norwood Oval.

01/17/2015 | Blue Sox take 2-1 series lead over Bandits
BRISBANE, 17 January - Thrust into a must-win situation as the regular season winds down, the Sydney Blue Sox (20-21) took a 2-1 series lead over the Brisbane Bandits (20-21), proudly presented by Welldog, with a dominant 7-2 victory on Saturday night. The win puts the Blue Sox in a three-way tie for third place on the ABL ladder, and keeps playoff possibilities alive and well for the Sydneysiders.


01/16/2015 | Longballs lead the way as Blue Sox even series with Bandits
BRISBANE, 16 January - Led on offence by home runs from Tyler Baker and Zac Shepherd, the Sydney Blue Sox (19-21) evened their series against the Brisbane Bandits (20-20), proudly presented by Welldog, at one game apiece with a 4-3 victory on Friday evening.

01/16/2015 | Heat crush Cavalry 15-3 to take 2-0 series lead
CANBERRA, 16 January - The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat (23-19) tacked on double-digit runs for the second night in a row, clobbering the Canberra Elite Cavalry (19-21) by a score of 15-3 in a crucial series that could solidify the playoff picture in Perth's favour.

01/16/2015 | Bite Red Hot in Game 2 Win
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks were looking for their second win in a row against the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces, and they succeeded, taking game two of the four game series 8-2 at Norwood Oval on Friday night.

01/15/2015 | Bite Walk-Off in Tight Game 1
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks took out the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces on Thursday, prevailing in tight opener of their four-game series 2-1 at Norwood Oval thanks to a walk-off RBI from Craig Maddox in the ninth inning.

01/15/2015 | Homer-Happy Bandits Get Game One Win
The Brisbane Bandits, proudly presented by WellDog, took game one from the Sydney Blue Sox 8-5. The Bandits are now in sole possession of third place and gained another game advantage on the Blue Sox in the ladder.

01/15/2015 | McClendon tosses complete-game shutout as Heat charge past Cavalry 11-0
CANBERRA, 15 January - Led by a complete-game shutout tossed by former major leaguer Mike McClendon, the Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat took sole possession of second place on the ABL ladder in dominant fashion, beating the Canberra Elite Cavalry 11-0 in the opening game of a crucial series in Canberra.

01/14/2015 | More crucial series arrive in Round 12
SYDNEY, 14 January - Two rounds of ABL action remain in the 2014/15 season, and the race for the Postseason has grown even tighter. With Perth's series victory over Adelaide last weekend, the first for any team over the Bite this season, the league ladder has tightened. Adelaide remain five games clear of second-place Perth, but four teams behind the Bite are within two games of each other for two playoff spots.

01/13/2015 | Sox vets tabbed Rd. 11 award winners
SYDNEY, 13 January - Former Major Leaguer Trent Oeltjen hit for the cycle for the first time in his 15-year baseball career, while left-handed starter Craig Anderson tossed his second complete-game shutout of the season. For their performances, Anderson and Oeltjen are the Delta Air Lines Pitcher and Player of the Week for Round 11.

01/12/2015 | Deglan blasts his way into ABL history
MELBOURNE, 13 January - When Kellin Deglan was first presented with the idea to travel to Australia for his North American offseason, he briefly filed it away in the back of his mind. Now, Deglan has etched his name in the Australian Baseball League record book, and the experience has left a mark the league's new single-season home run king won't soon forget.

01/11/2015 | Heat Gone Fishin, Adelaide Bite
The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat defeated top of the league Adelaide Bite, powered by SA Power Networks, 3-1 in the final game of the four-game series to win the series 3-1.

01/10/2015 | Sunday Doubleheader Cancelled Due to Weather
Sunday 11 January - The doubleheader scheduled for today has been cancelled. A decision will be made as to if the two games will be rescheduled and will be posted once a final decision is made.

01/10/2015 | Washed Away: Blue Sox, Aces postponed in Games 3-4
SYDNEY, 11 January - Consistent showers in the Sydney area caused a doubleheader scheduled between the Blue Sox and Aces to be postponed due to poor weather. Stay tuned for updates regarding makeup dates.

01/10/2015 | Bite Take Crucial Game 3
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks bounced back against the Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat in game three of their four game series, prevailing 8-7 at Barbagello Ballpark on Saturday night.

01/10/2015 | Showers in Sydney: Blue Sox and Aces postponed by rain
SYDNEY, 10 January - As showers consistently pelted the western Sydney suburbs, the Sydney Blue Sox and Melbourne Aces had to postpone the third game of their four-game series.

01/09/2015 | Adelaide Can't Handle The Heat
In a taut second game of a must-win series, Perth took the win from the Bite at a final score of 10-5. With overwhelmingly windy conditions there was a plethora of fielding errors, but the Heat offense proved the strongest in this 4 hour epic of a game.

01/09/2015 | Anderson dominates as Blue Sox win second straight over Aces
SYDNEY, 9 January - Veteran lefty Craig Anderson tossed his second complete-game shutout of the season as the Sydney Blue Sox cruised to their second-straight victory over the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces. Led by Anderson and boosted by a six-run first inning, the Blue Sox (18-20) beat the Aces (13-25) 7-0 in a weather-delayed Friday night ballgame at Blue Sox Stadium.

01/09/2015 | Huber to retire, become Aces' new GM
With the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces still fighting for position on the Australian Baseball League ladder, Victoria's professional baseball team sadly bids farewell to one of Australia's most decorated players, Justin Huber.

01/08/2015 | Heat Bite into Adelaide's Lead
It was a ferociously windy day at Barbagallo Ballpark, but the Heat were in fine form with a big 7-1 win against the Adelaide Bite, powered by SA Power Networks. This win keeps the Heat in a tie for second place on the ABL ladder, and in scoring position to host the playoffs.

01/08/2015 | Cycling Forward: Oeltjen hits for the cycle in Sox win
SYDNEY, 8 January - Former major leaguer Trent Oeltjen hit for the third cycle in the modern history of the ABL as the Sydney Blue Sox (17-20) clobbered the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces (13-24) 16-4 in the Round 11 series opener, keeping their hopes of a playoff berth alive on a pleasant evening at Blue Sox Stadium.

01/06/2015 | Deglan, Saupold take Rd. 10 honours
SYDNEY, 7 JANUARY - For their standout performances and for leading their respective clubs to important victories, young slugger Kellin Deglan of the Melbourne Aces and right-handed starter Warwick Saupold of the Perth Heat earned the Delta Air Lines Players of the Week awards for Round 10.

01/06/2015 | Round 11 preview: Playoffs in sight
SYDNEY, 7 January - Just three rounds remain in the Australian Baseball League's 2014/15 fixture with the Claxton Shield waiting to be awarded in just over a month. This weekend, front-running Adelaide travel west to take on the league's storied three-time champions in Perth while Brisbane host Canberra in a crucial clash and Melbourne travel to Sydney in a battle of two teams looking to save their seasons.

01/04/2015 | Heat Power Ahead to Series Split with Bandits
BRISBANE, 4 January - The Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat kept their playoff hopes alive and well, beating the second-place Brisbane Bandits, proudly presented by WellDog, 9-3 to split a four-game series.

01/04/2015 | Grand Slam Gives Bite Series Win
The Adelaide Bite proudly presented by SA Power Networks concluded their four game series against the Sydney Blue Sox at Norwood Oval on Sunday, and the Bite took the win, claiming the game 13-5 thanks to a grand slam home run from Brandon Dixon.

01/04/2015 | Aces pitching staff secures home victory
LAVERTON, 4 January - On "Beach Day" at Melbourne Ballpark, the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces hoped to ride some good vibrations from Saturday night's victory and record breaking performance from Kellin Deglan to draw the series even with the Canberra Cavalry.

01/03/2015 | Blue Sox Overpowered By Bite in Doubleheader
ADELAIDE, 3 January - Despite a major power surge at the plate and several strong rallies, the Sydney Blue Sox were swept in a Saturday doubleheader by the Adelaide Bite, falling 11-7 in the first game and 9-7 in the second game.

01/03/2015 | Heat Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Doubleheader Split
BRISBANE, 3 January - After dropping the first game by one run, the Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat rebounded in the second game of a Saturday doubleheader, beating the Brisbane Bandits, proudly presented by Welldog, 4-3. With the win, the Heat now have a chance to split the series tomorrow in the series finale.

01/03/2015 | Deglan sets new ABL standard in Aces comeback win
With two home runs on the night to set a new single-season ABL record, Kellin Deglan highlighted an outstanding comeback effort from the Aces that saw the home team down the Canberra Cavalry 9-8 at Melbourne Ballpark on Saturday night.

01/02/2015 | Heat Rally But Fall to Bandits in Series Opener
BRISBANE, 2 January - Locked in the midst of a late-season playoff race, the Alcohol. Think Again Perth Heat entered a crucial Round 10 series against the second-place Brisbane Bandits, proudly presented by Welldog. Despite a four-hit performance by first baseman Matt Kennelly, the Heat fell to the Bandits 11-6 in the first of four games in Brisbane.

01/02/2015 | Blue Sox Win Back-and-Forth Battle Against Bite
ADELAIDE, 2 January - With temperatures soaring to sweltering heights, the red-hot Sydney Blue Sox rolled into Adelaide on a mission to continue their hot streak. The Blue Sox did just that, winning their fourth game in a row and beating the Adelaide Bite, proudly presented by SA Power Networks, 7-6 in the first game of four against the top team in the league.