Richards, Lynn top players for Saturday, April 20

Angels pitcher Garrett Richards is Saturday's Player of the Day. Richards pitched seven shutout innings and struck out eight in the 10-0 win over the Tigers.

Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn is National League Player of the Day. Lynn gave up only one hit and no runs, striking out eight over seven innings in the 5-0 win over the Phillies.

Jason Giambi of the Indians is American League Batter of the Day. Giambi went 2-for-4, homered and drove in five runs in the 19-6 win over the Astros.

Bryce Harper of the Nationals is NL Batter of the Day. Harper homered twice while going 3-for-3 and driving in three runs in the 7-6 win over the Mets.

Richards receives 2.0 Box-Toppers points for being named Player of the Day. Lynn receives 1.7 for NL Player of the Day. Giambi receives 1.5 points for AL Batter of the Day. Harper receives 1.5 points for NL  Batter of the Day.

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

MLB13.0Angels 0000000  Garrett Richards (W, 1-0)7.020008
NL11.0Cardinals 0000000  Lance Lynn (W, 3-0)7.010038
 9.0Rays 0000000  Jeremy Hellickson (W, 1-1)7.030016
 8.2Giants 0000000  Tim Lincecum (W, 2-0)6.240028
 8.1`Yankees 0000000  Hiroki Kuroda 7.131117
 7.0Pirates 0000000  James McDonald (W, 2-2)6.021149
BAT6.0Indians Jason Giambi DH432520  00.000000
BAT6.0Nationals Bryce Harper LF333310  00.000000
 6.0Rockies 0000000  Jorge De La Rosa (W, 2-1)6.020024
 5.0Orioles Manny Machado 3B423400  00.000000
 5.0`Twins 0000000  Vance Worley 7.051127
 5.0Rangers 0000000  Derek Lowe (W, 1-0)4.000001
 4.0Orioles J.J. Hardy SS221311  00.000000
 3.0Red Sox Daniel Nava LF, RF211310  00.000000
 3.0`Reds 0000000  Bronson Arroyo 8.062216
 1.0Brewers Martin Maldonado 1B312110  00.000000

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