SYDNEY, 6 October - The Sydney Blue Sox announce the signing of former MLB player and coach Jim Colborn as this season's pitching coach. Colborn comes with a wealth of experience, and tossed a no-hitter for the Kansas City Royals in 1977.
Los Angeles catcher A.J. Ellis was his team's ambassador to Australia ahead of the 2014 Opening Series at the SCG and reflected on his memorable visits with TheABL.com.au.
Aces manager Joe Vavra, bench coach for the Minnesota Twins, will be joined in the ABL by his sons, Tanner and Trey, also members of the Twins organization.
Former Sydney OF Keon Broxton debuted for Pittsburgh on Monday, the third ABL alumnus to reach the bigs this season.