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Win a Canberra Bushrangers prize pack ahead of Throwback Thursday clash

Lachlan Roberts 14 January 2019 40

Want to win a Bushrangers jersey and cap and two tickets to the baseball next Thursday? Photo: Daniella Jukic.

Did you know Canberra had a baseball team 25 years ago?

Known as the Bushrangers, the team was first set up in Melbourne in 1991 to replace the Melbourne Monarchs, who were expelled from the Australian Baseball League. In 1993, the Bushrangers were relocated to the nation’s capital where they played at GIO Stadium.

Only two seasons after relocating, the club folded due to heavy financial losses and while their reign was short-lived, the Bushrangers left a lasting legacy in Canberra, giving many Canberrans their first glimpse of baseball.

On the 25th anniversary of the Bushrangers, the Canberra Cavalry are hosting a Throwback Thursday during their clash against the Perth Heat on 17 January. Region Media, the Canberra Cavalry and Rolfe Motors are offering you the chance to win a Canberra Bushrangers prize pack, which includes two tickets to the game and a retro Bushrangers jersey and cap.

Five lucky baseball fans will be able to see the Cavalry in action in the must-win clash, dressed in the iconic white and teal pinstripes. To win one of the five available prize packs, answer the following question:

How many games did the Canberra Bushrangers win during their first season in the competition (1993-94 ABL season)? 

A. 17
B. 22
C. 12
D. 15

Comment your answer below where all the correct answers will be put into a hat and pulled out on Wednesday 4pm (16 January) and five lucky Cavs fan will be contacted and will receive the special prize packs.


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Win a Canberra Bushrangers prize pack ahead of Throwback Thursday clash
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phflee 8:01 pm 16 Jan 19

17!

girlygirl 4:41 pm 16 Jan 19

17

Jaryd Bengtsson 4:27 pm 16 Jan 19

17!

Ben Less 1:41 pm 16 Jan 19

17. I got into baseball because of the bushrangers!! My favourite player was Lou Hill, a demon in CF. Was even luck enough to bat boy some of the games as a 8yo great memories!!

Rob Sanders 11:28 am 16 Jan 19

A. 17

Caitlin Roy 11:16 am 16 Jan 19

17

Martin James Rocks 9:19 am 16 Jan 19

17 games.

Andrew Dunn 8:01 am 16 Jan 19

17

at2016 12:31 am 16 Jan 19

A: 17. I certainly remember going to the Bushranger games

chewy14 6:36 pm 15 Jan 19

17

Jeremy Hall 4:52 pm 15 Jan 19

A. 17

Peter Arentsen 4:42 pm 15 Jan 19

17

Wamba1 3:10 pm 15 Jan 19

17 wins!!

Dave Horton 3:02 pm 15 Jan 19

17

Tim Dobson 2:58 pm 15 Jan 19

A. 17

Michael Hoorweg 1:09 pm 15 Jan 19

17

Tim Robb 10:44 am 15 Jan 19

17

Scott Hayes 9:45 am 15 Jan 19

A. 17

Tuan Nguyen 11:42 pm 14 Jan 19

A. 17

Jared Gorman 11:38 pm 14 Jan 19

17

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