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ROUND 2 RECAP

GAME ONE: Dunmark Crushers (2-0) 7 def Sweet Amber Clippers (0-2) 5 Led by the hot hitting and gorgeous glove work of Ben Andrews, the Crushers defeated the Clippers 7-5 in Wednesday’s opener. Named Highway Player of the Match, Andrews smacked a home run…

ROUND 2 INFORMATION AND PREVIEW

By Chelsea Deckert and Jillian Davis It’s that time of the week again. It’s time to watch the best players in South Australia in Round Two of Super League Baseball down at West Beach. We will be starting the night off again at 6:00…

Super League Baseball Round One

The Super League’s opening night saw the Crushers claim a convincing 7-1 win over the Carp and a 4-3 win by the Wasps against the Clippers.   Anthony Herrera was the Highway Player of The Game after going 2-for-3 with two RBIs and two…

ROUND 1 INFORMATION + PREVIEW

by Eric Balnar It’s finally here. The most talented local baseball competition in Australia begins Wednesday night at 6:00PM with a double header of baseball games at West Beach. After a long off-season, the formation of the SLBA, a frantic marquee player signing period,…

Draft Review: The Carp

The staff of the Carp went fishing for talent and reeled in some of the best young talent in state. GM Mark Haylock and Head Coach Paul Green will have a youthful, energetic and exciting team when the competition kicks off on October 10….

DRAFT REVIEW: The Wasps

GM Scott Pratt and Head Coach Adrian Chenoweth entered the draft with two solid pitchers and a couple of fantastic hitters. Stefan Welch (3B, Goodwood) and Austin Gallagher (1B, Kensington) can hit for power. Gallagher had 19 home runs in the last SABL season…

Draft Review: The Clippers

GM Chris Lawson and Head Coach Paul Mildren were looking to build around a really solid core of BaseballSA super stars. They added arms early and look like they could be a wagon in the inaugural SLBA season. Let’s take a look at how…

Draft Review: Dunmark Crushers

The Dunmark Crushers had the first overall pick and used it to their advantage. GM Michael Dunn says he was debating picking recent QLD Bite recruit Todd McDonald or Port Adelaide import pitcher Anthony Herrera first overall. He ended up with both. The Crushers…

Super League Draft Results

It was a fantastic and historic night on Wednesday at the Highway as delegations from the Crushers, Clippers, Wasps and Carp gathered to select their teams. On top of that, about 70 family, friends and fans gathered in a room that was filled with…

FOLLOW LIVE: Super League Draft – Information

The inaugural Super League Draft is set up and ready to go for a 6PM arrival and 6:45PM first pick. Here’s everything you need to know. TIME: 6:45PM LOCATION: The Highway, Glenelg Tonight’s Proceedings – The first 50 people (18+) who arrive will be…

Asahi sponsors draft night

Asahi has stepped up to make Wednesday’s draft at the Highway one to remember. The first 50 people who show up to the draft will be treated to a free Asahi beer on the night. Additionally, every player in attendance who is selected will…

Draft Preview: 10 position players who could go early

Which position players could we see go off the board early? Yesterday we summarised the Super League and took a look at some pitchers who we expect to be early selections in Wednesday’s draft. Now it’s time to take a look at the players who…