Dickey, Corbin top players for Thursday, April 18

Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey is Thursday's Player of the Day. Dickey threw six innings, struck out seven and gave up two hits, no runs and one walk in the 3-1 win over the White Sox.

Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin is National League Player of the Day. Corbin pitched seven innings and struck out seven in the 6-2 win over the Yankees. While Corbin left the game with a 2-1 lead, New York tied the game in the bottom of the ninth, leaving Corbin ineligible for the win. But Arizona came back to win the game with four runs in the top of the 12th inning.

Todd Frazier of the Reds is NL Batter of the Day. Frazier went 2-for-3 and homered in the 11-1 win over the Marlins.

Matt Wieters of the Orioles is AL Batter of the Day. Wieters hit a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the 10th inning in the 10-6 win over the Rays.

Dickey receives 2.0 Box-Toppers points for being named Player of the Day. Corbin receives 1.7 for NL Player of the Day. Frazier receives 1.5 points for NL Batter of the Day. Wieters receives 1.5 points for AL Batter of the Day.

All of Thursday's other Players of the Game (listed in the chart below) receive one Box-Toppers point:

MLB10.0Blue Jays 0000000  R.A. Dickey (W, 2-2)6.020017
NL7.0`Diamondbacks 0000000  Patrick Corbin 7.021137
BAT4.0Reds Todd Frazier 3B332211  00.000000
 4.0Cubs 0000000  Carlos Villanueva (W, 1-0)7.042216
 4.0Brewers 0000000  Yovani Gallardo (W, 1-1)6.051116
 4.0`Mariners 0000000  Hisashi Iwakuma 6.030012
 4.0Braves 0000000  Anthony Varvaro (W, 1-0)2.000002
BAT3.0Orioles Matt Wieters C522403  00.000000
 3.0Red Sox 0000000  Jon Lester (W, 3-0)7.042215
 2.0Rockies Troy Tulowitzki SS422210  00.000000
 1.1Cardinals 0000000  Edward Mujica (S, 1)1.120002

` Denotes that the pitcher had a no-decision in the game and did not pick up a win or a save.