ASA Brooklyn Avengers Baseball 2019 Season - Week 5

ASA Brooklyn Avengers Baseball 2019 Season - Week 5

Brooklyn, NY – In week 5 of the ASA Brooklyn Avengers 2019 baseball season, the Avengers played 4 games.  They first travelled to Mercer County Community College on Tuesday April 9th then went on to play County College of Morris on April 11th.  They finished the week with a doubleheader against Hudson Valley Community College on Saturday April 13th.

On April 11th, the Avengers played against County College of Morris.  The Avengers opened the first inning with 3 runs.  They scored another run on the 3rd inning and then entered a scoring drought while CCM took advantage and scored 2 runs after the 7th inning.  In the 8th inning, the Avengers once again took control and scored a run before scoring 3 more in the 9th.  The game ended in a win for the Avengers 8-2.   Seven Avengers scored a run, while Jose Gil contributed 2.

On Saturday, the Avengers played a double-header against Hudson Valley Community College.  In the first game, the Avengers scored 2 runs in the 3rd inning from Rohandry Javier and Sammy Cuevas.  Both teams remained scoreless until the 7th inning where Hudson Valley tied the game with 2 runs of their own.  In the 8th inning, Hudson Valley scored the decisive run to end the game 3-2 in favor of Hudson Valley.  In the second game, the Avengers again opened with 2 runs, this time in the second inning.  However, Hudson Valley was able to bounce back and by the end of the 3rd inning, Hudson Valley went up 4-3.  Hudson Valley scored another 2 runs in the 5th but the Avengers went scoreless until the 7th where they scored 2 runs of their own.  The game ended in the 7th inning with the Avengers losing 5-6.