If you miss baseball during the long winter check out the Australian Baseball League at theabl.com.au
The Sydney Blue Sox are the team the Tigers work closely with. Jason (Pops) Pospishil is the manager. He is a great manager who was in the Twins minor league system as an infielder and now works with the Twins in extended spring training as hitting coach with Milt Cuyler and also infield coach.
A former Tiger Chris Oxspring is the pitching coach/ pitcher. Fresh from the Lotte Giants of the Korean Baseball Organisation, Also Brad Thomas another former Tiger is pitching on the roster.
Tigers on the roster this year are Mean Dean Green and Australian Zach Shepherd a 18 year old utility infielder who is an international signing by Detroit
The Tigers want Pops to work with Dean Green on his fielding (1st base) after being mostly a DH for West Michigan and Lakeland this year. He follows in the footsteps of Tyler Collins 2011 and James Robbins 2012 both of whom have progressed to the Eire Seawolves after playing with Sydney.
Also on the Roster as a Coach is Connecticut Tigers manager Andrew Graham
Warwick Saupold Pitches for the Perth Heat whose games are a little latter since they play on the left coast.
for time conversion purposes if is 7pm in Sydney it's 3am the same day on the east coast. if you are up early and can't get back to sleep stream it on the sydneybluesox.com.au for a listen with a good book. some games are streamed live on T.V. but not all