The Brisbane Bandits (12-16), proudly presented by Welldog, return to AFA Stadium at Holloway Field Thursday, the 12th of Jan., for a four-game series as the reigning Claxton Shield Champions play host to the CompassMarkets.com Sydney Blue Sox (11-17).
Game 1 on Thursday, the 12th of Jan., and Game 2 on Friday, the 13th of Jan., post 6:30 p.m. starts. Game 3 also follows with a 6:30 p.m. start Saturday, the 14th of Jan., and the Bandits and Blue Sox round out the series with Game 4 Sunday, the 15th of Jan., at 2:00 p.m.
Items to note:
- Mitch Nilsson returns to the roster after taking a brief hiatus in the Melbourne series due to illness.
- Kramer Champlin returns to the roster for the Sydney series as the right-hander is slotted for the Game 1 start Thursday.
- Ryan Rowland-Smith and Trent Oeltjen make their home field debuts at AFA Stadium at Holloway Field this weekend.
Here is the official roster and pitching rotation for the Sydney Blue Sox series:
RHP Kramer Champlin
RHP Justin Erasmus
RHP Ty'Relle Harris
RHP Samuel Holland
RHP Rhys Niit
LHP Ryan Rowland-Smith
RHP Ryan Searle
LHP Rick Teasley
RHP Matt Timms
RHP Zac Treece
Game 1: RHP Kramer Champlin
Game 2: LHP Rick Teasley
Game 3: LHP Ryan Rowland-Smith
Game 4: RHP Justin Erasmus
Can't make the games this weekend? You're in luck! The Bandits have live coverage of all four games at AFA Stadium at Holloway Field! A special thank you to 131 Tow for sponsoring Game 1, 2 & 3 this weekend!
Game 1: 6:30 p.m. on the 131 Tow Stream
Game 2: 6:30 p.m. on the 131 Tow Stream
Game 3: 6:30 p.m. on the 131 Tow Stream
Game 4: 2:00 p.m. on ABLtv