Rays pitcher Matt Moore is Monday's Player of the Day. Moore allowed only two hits over eight innings and struck out nine in the 5-1 win over the Yankees.
Cardinals pitcher Shelby Miller is National League Player of the Day. Miller struck out eight over 6 2/3 innings in the 3-2 win over the Nationals.
MIke Napoli of the Red Sox is American League Batter of the Day. Napoli hit a grand slam and went 2-for-4 in the 9-6 win over the Athletics.
Jay Bruce of the Reds is National League Batter of the Day. Bruce homered and doubled and drove in three runs in the 5-4, 13-inning win over the Cubs.
Moore receives 2.0 Box-Toppers points for being named Player of the Day. Miller receives 1.7 for NL Player of the Day. Napoli receives 1.5 points for AL Batter of the Day. Bruce receives 1.5 points for NL Batter of the Day.
All of Monday's other Players of the Game (listed in the chart below) receive 1.0 Box-Toppers point:
|MLB||10.0||Rays||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Matt Moore (W, 4-0)||8.0||2||1||1||3||9|
|9.0||Mariners||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Felix Hernandez (W, 2-2)||6.0||5||0||0||1||9|
|BAT||5.0||Red Sox||Mike Napoli 1B||4||2||2||5||0||2||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|NL||4.2||Cardinals||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Shelby Miller (W, 3-1)||6.2||4||2||2||2||8|
|2.2||Phillies||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Raul Valdes (W, 1-0)||0.2||0||0||0||0||2|
|BAT||2.0||Reds||Jay Bruce RF||5||2||2||3||1||2||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2.0||Brewers||Ryan Braun LF||4||1||2||3||0||2||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2.0||Giants||Buster Posey C||4||1||2||3||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2.0||Rangers||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Tanner Scheppers (W, 2-0)||2.0||1||0||0||0||1|
|2.0||Orioles||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Jim Johnson (W, 1-1)||1.0||0||0||0||0||1|
|2.0||`Indians||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Vinnie Pestano (H, 4)||1.0||0||0||0||0||1|
` Denotes that the pitcher had a no-decision in the game and did not pick up a win or a save.