The Rio Grande Valley Whitewings (23-18) outlasted the San Angelo Colts (21-20) on Friday after five lead changes, squeaking out a 7-4 win at Harlingen Field.
Romulo Ruiz racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Rio Grande Valley Whitewings. He homered in the second inning.
Clint Bowker improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Rio Grande Valley Whitewings. He allowed one run over 4 2/3 innings. Bowker struck out three, walked none and gave up five hits.
Jose Sanchez (1-2) took the loss for the San Angelo Colts. He allowed six runs in 4 2/3 innings, walked two and struck out two.