Baseball SA

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Baseball SA is the governing body of amateur baseball within South Australia, and headquarters of the South Australian Baseball League. Baseball SA is governed by the Australian Baseball Federation.

Clubs[edit]

Several clubs share their nicknames with American Professional Baseball clubs. The local clubs are not affiliated with their Major League Baseball counterparts but the names provide an instantly recognisable baseball link.

Division One Summer Clubs[edit]

Club Nickname Location Home Ground Website
Adelaide Baseball Club Angels Plympton, South Australia Weigall Oval Adelaide
East Torrens Baseball Club Redsox Payneham, South Australia Patterson Reserve East Torrens
Glenelg Baseball Club Tigers Glenelg, South Australia Anderson Reserve Glenelg
Golden Grove Central Districts Dodgers Surrey Downs, South Australia Illyarrie Reserve Golden Grove
Goodwood Baseball Club Indians Colonel Light Gardens, South Australia Mortlock Park Goodwood
Henley & Grange Baseball Club Rams West Lakes, South Australia West Lakes Sports and Social Club Henley & Grange
Kensington Baseball Club Cardinals Erindale, South Australia Newland Reserve Kensington
Northern Districts Baseball Club Reds Ingle Farm, South Australia Walkleys Park Northern Districts
Port Adelaide Magpies Magpies Port Adelaide, South Australia War Memorial Reserve Port Adelaide
Southern Districts Baseball Club Hawks Christie Downs, South Australia Peregrine Park Southern Districts
Sturt Baseball Club Saints Mitcham, South Australia Norman Reserve Sturt
West Torrens Baseball Club Eagles Lockleys, South Australia Lockleys Oval West Torrens
Woodville Baseball Club Senators Findon, South Australia Findon Oval Woodville

Other Summer Clubs[edit]

Club Nickname City Home Ground Website
Playford City Baseball Club Rebels Elizabeth, South Australia Broadmeadows Oval Playford City
Flinders University Flinders University Ground
Gawler Baseball Club Rangers Willaston, South Australia Elliot Goodger Reserve (Willaston Oval) Gawler Rangers Baseball Club

Winterball[edit]

Adelaide University Baseball Club ("Varsity") are the 2010 Winterball Division 1 premiers. It is their seventh straight premiership win. Varsity also won the Division 3 premiership.

Capps Medal[edit]

The Capps Medal is the most prestigious baseball award in South Australia and is presented to the best and fairest player in Division 1 for the SABL home and away season. The award is determined through umpires votes from each minor round game with the best player on the day receiving 3 votes, the second best 2 votes and the third best 1 vote.

The 2007/08 winner was Michael Ewart from Kensington.

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