Ray Hanson threw eight scoreless innings to lift the RGV Whitewings (6-6) to a 9-1 win over the McAllen Thunder (6-6).
The RGV Whitewings blew out the McAllen Thunder thanks to eight hits, including zero extra base hits. The RGV Whitewings scored four runs in the eighth on a hit by pitch, a single by Albert Carpen, , and an RBI single by Aaron Gates.
Carpen paced the RGV Whitewings at the plate. Carpen went 3-5, drove in one and scored two runs.
Ernesto Verrier ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked three, struck out three, and allowed five runs.