Mets’ Jose Bautista tops players for Thursday, Aug. 16; Rays’ Snell tops AL players

Jose Bautista of the Mets is Thursday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Bautista hit a grand slam and doubled, going 3-for-4, scoring three times and driving in seven runs, in the 24-4 win over the Phillies.

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Red Sox’ Rick Porcello tops players for Tuesday, Aug. 14; Corbin, Kluber rise in player rankings top 10

Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello is Tuesday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Tuesday, two players rise in Box-Toppers season player rankings top 10 after earning Player of the Game honors—Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin rises to seventh place and Indians pitcher Corey Kluber rises to eighth place.

Porcello, Corbin and Kluber are among five players with 10 or more Box-Toppers points this season who earned Player of the Game honors Tuesday.

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Tigers’ Nick Castellanos tops players for Monday, Aug. 13; Mets’ deGrom tops NL players

Nick Castellanos of the Tigers is Monday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Castellanos hit a go-ahead, seventh-inning homer and two doubles in the 9-5 win over the White Sox. Castellanos also went 5-for-5, scoring twice and driving in five runs.

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Red Sox’ Chris Sale tops players for Sunday, Aug. 12, passes Scherzer for season player rankings lead

Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale is Sunday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day and rises to first place in season player rankings, passing previous leader, Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer.

Sale struck out 12 over five scoreless innings, allowing one hit and no walks, in the 4-1 win over the Orioles.

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Red Sox’ David Price tops players for Saturday, Aug. 11; Nola, Bauer rise into player rankings top 10

Red Sox pitcher David Price is Saturday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day, becoming the 21st player this season to reach 10 Box-Toppers points.

Also Saturday, two players rise into Box-Toppers season player rankings top 10 after earning Player of the Game honors—Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola rises to seventh place and Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer rises to eighth place.

In addition, J.D. Martinez of the Red Sox extends his Box-Toppers points lead among American League batters after earning AL Batter of the Day honors.

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Diamondbacks’ Patrick Corbin tops players for Wednesday, Aug. 8, rises to 7th in player rankings

Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin is Wednesday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day and rises to seventh place in season player rankings.

Corbin struck out nine over 7 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing four hits and no walks, in the 6-0 win over the Phillies.

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Rays’ Tyler Glasnow tops players for Tuesday, Aug. 7; Red Sox’ Martinez extends AL batting rankings lead

Rays pitcher Tyler Glasnow is Tuesday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Tuesday, J.D. Martinez of the Red Sox extended his season Box-Toppers points lead among American League batters, becoming the first batter in 2018 to reach 10 Box-Toppers points.

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Indians’ Corey Kluber tops players for Saturday, Aug. 4, rises to 8th in player rankings

Indians pitcher Corey Kluber is Saturday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day, rising to eighth place in season player rankings and reaching 100 Box-Toppers points for his career.

Kluber pitched a complete-game, three-hit shutout, striking out seven and walking one, in the 3-0 win over the Angels.

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Red Sox’ Porcello tops players for Friday, Aug. 3; Verlander maintains 6th place in player rankings

Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello is Friday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Friday, Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, who ranks sixth in Box-Toppers season player rankings, earns Player of the Game honors.

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Red Sox’ Steve Pearce tops players for Thursday, Aug. 2; Scherzer extends player rankings lead

Steve Pearce of the Red Sox is Thursday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Thursday, Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer extended his lead in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning National League Player of the Day honors. Scherzer also became the first player to reach 20 Box-Toppers points this season, the fifth straight season he’s reached that milestone.

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Indians’ Carlos Carrasco tops players for Wednesday, Aug. 1, rises to 10th in player rankings

Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco is Wednesday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day and rises to 10th place in season player rankings.

Carrasco struck out 10 over 7 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing four hits and no walks, in the 2-0 win over the Twins.

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