The McAllen Thunder (5-13) jumped on the Rio Grande Valley Whitewings (10-7) early on their way to a 6-2 win on Sunday at Edinburg Stadium, scoring four runs in the first inning.
Nick Mahin racked up three RBIs on two hits for the McAllen Thunder. He singled in the first and sixth innings.
Frank James picked up the win for the McAllen Thunder. James pitched nine innings and allowed one earned run, five hits and one walk while striking out one.
Geovawy Reyes (2-2) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just two-thirds of an inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed four runs.