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Bandits sweep season series with Sox
Brisbane become first team to sweep a season series
01/06/2018 9:18 PM ET
Brisbane's T.J. Bennett homered for the ninth time this season in the fourth inning (C) SMP IMAGES/ABL MEDIA
Brisbane's T.J. Bennett homered for the ninth time this season in the fourth inning (C) SMP IMAGES/ABL MEDIA 

Brisbane completed a sweep of its eight-game regular-season series with Sydney, taking game four of the away leg 13-5 on Sunday.

The Bandits became the first team in ABL history to win all its regular-season games against an opponent on the back of a five-run fourth in scorching conditions at Blacktown International Sports Park.

Brisbane turned a 4-1 deficit into a two-run lead as they chased the previously solid Clayton Freimuth from the game.

T.J Bennett homered for the ninth time this season after Freimuth walked Donald Lutz and the Bandits added runs on a David Sutherland groundball and sacrifice fly by Adam Weisenburger.

Andrew Campbell capped off the inning with a solo home run - his first of two in the contest - to make it 6-4.

Connor MacDonald pulled a run back for Sydney with his fifth home run - and third against former team Brisbane - of the season to start the fifth.

But the Bandits responded with Kenshi Sugiya, Lin Chih-sheng, Wade Dutton and Bennett driving in sixth-inning runs.

Adam Weisenburger added a solo homer in the seventh.

Earlier, the Sox led by three runs before Brisbane starter Chen Hung-wen retired a batter.

Chen's Taiwanese counterpart Chiang Chih-hsien homered after Trent D'Antonio (single) and Jacob Younis (double) got aboard to start the inning.

MacDonald added an RBI-double as Sydney logged five hits for the inning.

But Brisbane flexed its offensive muscle from that point, while the hosts ended the contest having stranded 12 runners.

The fifth-ranked Blue Sox (10-17) face another tough test in round eight, facing Perth on the road from Thursday night.

ABL-leading Brisbane (19-7) will host Melbourne at Holloway Field aiming to extend its lead at the top.

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