Posts Tagged "baseball"

Warwick Saupold, Liam Hendriks, and Peter Moylan. Three West Australians who have one thing in common. They all play Major League Baseball.

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The New York Yankees are as hot as anyone in baseball right now. They are 20-9 on the season, and are coming off a three-game sweep of the World Series Champions Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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Although I live and breathe Aussie Rules, I am an American citizen, and have lived my entire life in the western United States. It’s also relevant to this article to point out that I am beige in colour, and my ancestry is mostly from the British Isles, many centuries ago.

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The 2017 New York Yankees are a team in the midst of a youth movement.

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What is the point of a competition when the winner has already been decided? After writing my baseball-cricket article, inspired by my son’s dual American and Australian identity, the thought crossed my mind with the World Baseball Classic now underway.

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“It was horrible. I was jetlagged. I remember drinking nasty and expensive beer before stumbling home in the wrong direction, vomiting everywhere and eating overgrown KFC full of hormones.”

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I was at the pub last week, meeting some friends to watch Australia take on baseball powerhouse Cuba in a critical World Baseball Classic group match.

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With baseball season ramping up for an April 1st regular season start and all forms of cricket wrapped up or winding down, now is a good opportunity to really take a look at what makes these bat sports unique to each other.

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The Brisbane Bandits have beaten the highly fancied Melbourne Aces to win the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League Championship Series and retain the Claxton Shield.

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What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? We’re about to find out.

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It’s time for playoff baseball!

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The Australian Baseball League postseason is set, and it’s the Adelaide Bite and Brisbane Bandits playing off for a spot in the ABL Championship Series against the Melbourne Aces.

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Melbourne will host the Australian Baseball League’s 2016-17 season Championship Series after securing their place at the top of the ABL standings.

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There’s only two rounds left in the 2016-17 Australian Baseball League season and six teams are fighting for two spots.

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It’s business time in the Australian Baseball League – Major Leaguers are pouring onto rosters around the country, local players are all trying to get a spot on the Team Australia roster for the World Baseball Classic in March and the standard of play is as high as it has ever been.

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The All-Star break is done, everyone’s rested up and it’s time to get into week six of the Australian Baseball League.

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I grew up in the era of the NBA where isolation basketball was at its peak. Stars like Kobe Bryant, Allen Iverson, and Tracy McGrady would hoist up over 20 shots per game over multiple defenders.

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We’re coming to the halfway point of the 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season and banking wins is becoming more and more critical.

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The 2016/17 Australian Baseball League season is shaping up as one of the closest and most unpredictable in recent memory.

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Week three of the Australian Baseball League is upon us.

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