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  • Previewing penultimate round of 16/17

    SYDNEY, NSW -- Eight games are all that remain the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season, and the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces have a magic number of one. Elsewhere on the ladder, it's still fair game for the final two playoff spots, with just 4.5 games separating second through fourth places. MORE »
  • McArdle, Champlin dominate in Round 8

    Though the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces are one win away from clinching the Minor Premiership, the race for the Australian Baseball League playoffs is still very close, meaning that the teams in the hunt for February rely more and more on clutch performances from their players. For helping their teams win last weekend, the Round 8 Delta Air Lines Players of the Week are Adelaide's Jordan McArdle and Brisbane's Kramer Champlin. MORE »
  • R8 review: Playoff races getting closer

    SYDNEY, NSW -- The right to host the 2017 Australian Baseball League Championship Series is still up for grabs after the third-to-last round of the regular season. The Aces' magic number is down to one game after last weekend's series win in Canberra. MORE »
  • R8: Postseason security within reach

    SYDNEY, NSW -- The final three rounds of the season are about magic--numbers, that is. With just 12 games remaining in the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season, the playoffs are still in sight for all six teams. The rule is simple: win, and you're in. MORE »
  • Tributes, pooches at the park, and MAGIC

    About the author: Perched in a tree nibbling on who-knows-what that it found who-knows-where, the Ballpark Possum is the Australian Baseball League's newest colour correspondent. Likes: knee-buckling curveballs, bat flips and sacrifice bunts. Dislikes: intentional walks, short porches and backwards K's. MORE »
  • Streaming announced for final rounds

    SYDNEY, NSW -- With three round left in the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season, the ABL is pleased to announce the streaming schedule for Rounds 8, 9, and 10 on powered by Bing Lee. MORE »
  • Foss, Stevens shine as weekly winners

    SYDNEY, NSW -- As the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season winds down and the playoff races heat up, strong individual performances become even more key for players and teams. For their efforts in helping their teams to victory, Sydney's Trevor Foss and Canberra's River Stevens are the Round 7 Delta Air Lines Players of the Week. MORE »
  • Round 7 review: Cavalry surge into second

    SYDNEY, NSW -- The battle for second place took a new twist, teams showed support, and the league honoured a fallen friend in Round 7 of the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season. MORE »
  • Australian Baseball League fans say #NOMORE

    The Australian Baseball League and it member Clubs will throw their support behind the No MORE campaign this Friday 6 January, 2017 at Ballparks around Australia. MORE »
  • Round 7 preview: Season on home stretch

    SYDNEY, NSW -- New Year, same baseball. This weekend, four teams will play their first action of the 2017 part of the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season, in a round that features rematches from Round 3 of this season. Though the races seem to have some distance, the reality is that all teams still have a shot at the three available playoff spots. MORE »
  • Dening, Cohen earn weekly honours

    In the tempestuous second half of the season, it takes great performances, both individual and team, to keep a side afloat and in contention for the postseason. For their deftness on the diamond, SA Power Networks Adelaide Bite outfielder Mitch Dening and Canberra Elite Cavalry starting pitcher Louis Cohen are the Round 6 Delta Air Lines Players of the Week. MORE »
  • Round 6 review: Aces pad league lead

    SYDNEY, NSW -- The main story of the first half was the emergence of the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces as the dominant side in the Australian Baseball League in 2016/17. MORE »
  • Round 6 preview: Rematches rock

    SYDNEY, NSW -- If it didn't matter before, it sure does now. The 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season officially enters its second half this weekend, and the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces hold on to a commanding four-game lead at the top of the ladder, while just one game separate second-place Canberra and third-place Adelaide. MORE »
  • Walk-offs, spring in summer and more

    A very Happy Holidays from the possum eating the scraps you left out in the bin after a holiday feast! MORE »
  • Team Australia walk-off in ASG for second year in a row

    For the second year in a row, Team Australia has recorded an epic come from behind walk off win to claim honours in the ABL All-Star Game, presented by Boral. MORE »
  • Preview: Thunder rising in sixth All-Star Game

    MELBOURNE, VIC -- Musical, magical rhythms enter Melbourne Ballpark on Thursday, 22 December for the 2016 Australian Baseball League All-Star Game presented by Boral. MORE »
  • Collins, D. Nilsson take Round 5 honours

    SYDNEY, NSW -- At its midpoint, the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season has seen scores of impressive performances, on all sides of the game, from defensive gems to offensive outbursts and unmatched pitching prowess. MORE »
  • R5 Review: Do the second place shuffle

    SYDNEY, NSW -- With the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season halfway done, the Jet Couriers Melbourne Aces started to pull away with a commanding four-game lead at the top of the league ladder. MORE »
  • Cavalry seal series win over Heat

    The Canberra Elite Cavalry have continued their impressive home form with a 3-1 series win over the Alcohol Think Again Perth Heat, following a 7-2 victory in game 4. MORE »
  • Bandits fight, but split doubleheader

    The Brisbane Bandits turned in one of the best pitching performances of the season in the second game of the day, as they split the doubleheader with the Adelaide Bite. MORE »