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Blue Sox announce new Broadcast Duo
Michael Crossland and Chris Hauso will bring you all the action on
11/11/2014 8:35 AM ET
Join Michael and Chris for every Blue Sox home Game LIVE on
Join Michael and Chris for every Blue Sox home Game LIVE on (Murray Wilkinson - SMP IMAGES)

SYDNEY, 12 November - With the launch of ABL.TV the Sydney Blue Sox are proud to announce their broadcast duo of Michael Crossland and Chris Hauso for the 2014-15 ABL Season.

Michael Crossland has been involved with baseball for over 25 years. He has played for his state, represented Australia and spent time playing college ball at a university in Texas, USA. He was inducted into the Australian Expos Baseball Hall of Fame and is now the tour manager, focused on helping young Australian athletes reach their dreams. Michael has dedicated the last four years to travelling the world and sharing his powerful message of hope and inspiration, while dealing with a life filled with ongoing adversity. The Blue Sox are thrilled to welcome Michael on-board as the play-by-play commentator for the 2014-15 season.

Providing expert analysis alongside Michael will be Chris Hauso. Chris has been involved with baseball since the age of 4, and has stayed connected with the sport ever since. He has played in youth leagues, in high school and continues to play today. He was introduced to Australian baseball through the traveling youth team, the Australian Expos, 15 years ago. Chris attended college at San Diego State University and has spent the past ten years living in San Diego before fulfilling his dream to move abroad and live in Australia. He remains an avid follower Major League Baseball and a loyal fan of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Join Michael and Chris all season long and watch every game at Blue Sox Stadium on All weekday games will be streamed live on iiNet Freezone with every weekend game available live on YouTube.

Opening Night at Blue Sox Stadium is this Thursday the 13th of November at 7:30pm. Good seats are still available at www.sydneybluesox.comau/tickets or by calling 02 9675 6872.

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This story was not subject to the approval of the Australian Baseball League or its clubs.