2021 SEASON BEGINS. PLAY BALL !!
Opening Day - Week 1 - 9/21/18 Recap. Courtesy of Rena Vega Photography
The Sewanhaka Indians outscored the As Plus in a slug-fest 11-10 after falling behind 5-0 and again 10-8. Sewanhaka's bats were hot the entire game. They also got key defensive plays from outfielder Guy Saladino with 2 throwing assists. When trailing in the 8th inning by 3 runs, Sewanhaka's hot bats stayed alive by scoring three runs to tie the game. The rally started with a walk, then a double by Guy Saladino putting the tying runners in scoring position. This was followed by a double from brother Gavin Saladino driving in tying runs. In the 9th Danny Pools singled and wound up on third base after a couple of ground outs. With two outs, runner on third and game tied, Freddy Vargas blasted a shot that hit the right field fence driving in the winning run. Coach Artie Johnson got the win for Sewanaka who pitched well after coming in for relief. The Sewanhaka Indians went on to win the 45+ Long Island, NY division.
Sewanhaka infield meeting during game