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Roster named for Bandits series01/10/2017 9:43 PM ET
By Jonathan Lees / Sydney Blue Sox
The CompassMarkets.com Sydney Blue Sox (11-17) have named their roster for the road series against the Brisbane Bandits (12-16), presented by WellDog, starting Thursday night at Holloway Field.
Trevor Foss, Craig Anderson, Luke Wilkins, Chris Oxspring, Todd Van Steensel, Sven Schueller, Josh Guyer, Yuki Katayama, Gyoung-wan Lim, Vaughan Harris, Aaron Sookee.
Trent D'Antonio, Guy Edmonds, Josh Dean, Ryo Nishimura, Jacob Younis, Tucker Neuhaus, Harry Fullerton, Alex Howe, Michael Campbell, Malik Collymore, Stone Garrett.
Rookie Michael Campbell continues to put the ball in play and is currently hitting .304, while Stone Garrett has also helped fire the offense, collecting two home runs on the road against Perth, taking his tally to five for the season.
On the mound, Trevor Foss (2-2) is in great form and has found good rhythm, striking out 20 in past three starts. Foss was named one of the Round 7 Players of the Week by the ABL for his continued success for Sydney and veteran lefty Craig Anderson (4-1) shares the league lead with four wins.
Manager Jason Pospishil knows how important this road series against Brisbane will be.
"We welcome back some guys from injury, which will be an added bonus," Pospishil said.
"No doubt that this is a big series for us and our play-off aspirations. We had a great workout last night and we are looking forward to playing some good baseball these next few days."
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Sydney Blue Sox vs. Brisbane Bandits | Holloway Field
Game 1 - Thursday January 12th 2017 - 7:30pm AEDT
Game 4 - Sunday January 15th 2017 - 3:00pm AEDT