ROBSTOWN, TEXAS ---- The Edinburg Roadrunners snapped their four-game win streak with an 8-2 loss at the hands of the Costal Bend Thunder on Monday night at Fairgrounds Field.
Aaron Guerra (0-2) picked up his second loss of the season after he allowed four runs on six hits while striking out six hitters in four and two-third innings of work.
Coastal Bend (14-11) scored four runs before the Roadrunners (12-13) posted a run in the top of the sixth against former Edinburg Coyotes pitcher Toro Trevino.
Bryan Heaston, Eric McGough, and Brian Martin combined for three and a third innings of relief and allowed four runs on six hits. The Roadrunners’ pitching staff allowed the Thunder to score at least one run in six consecutive innings.
Trevino (3-1) allowed one run while scattering six hits in six innings for his third win of the season.
The Roadrunners and Thunder will play the second game of the four-game series on Tuesday night at Fairgrounds Field with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m.
The Roadrunners are members of United League Baseball, an independent league of six professional baseball teams located in Texas that include Amarillo, Coastal Bend, Laredo, Rio Grande Valley and San Angelo.