Alex Burg (Volcanoes '10) and Cameron Lamb (Volcanoes '11) and the undefeated Perth Heat of the Australian Baseball League, accepted an invitation to play in the 2011 Asia Series starting on Friday. The Heat will take on the league champions from Japan, Korea and Taiwan.
Perhaps the biggest match up for the Heat will be Japanese Champion, Fukuoka Softbank Hawks. With Japan winning the last two World Baseball Classics and the on-going development of Asian baseball talent; the Heat will be playing teams that would give win some seven-game series against MLB teams (which teams is for debate).
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