What we learned from ABL round two

FREE baseball, walk-offs, a grand slam, complete game and a series sweep – the second round of the sixth ABL season had it all.

And while Canberra Cavalry moved to outright first after eight games the Brisbane Bandits are hot, riding a five-game winning streak to record its first ever four-game sweep.
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The Bite’s bullpen problems

WHEN Kevin Comer entered Adelaide’s opening night clash with Perth and blew a two-run lead you would be forgiven for labelling it a nervous blemish.

But just over a week after Derek Peterson’s three-run triple walked the Heat off the Bite’s inability to close games has reached (beyond) concerning levels. Continue reading “The Bite’s bullpen problems”

Series Preview: Bite @ Bandits

BRISBANE and Adelaide enter the second week of the ABL season with 1-3 records – but it barely shows how they performed on Opening Weekend.

The Bandits won game four on Sunday to avoid a series-sweep despite out-hitting the Cavalry 46-37 in Canberra.

While in Perth the Bite lost three one-run games, including two in walk-off fashion.
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