Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish, who was one out away from pitching a perfect game against the Astros, was Tuesday's Player of the Day, earning 2 Box-Toppers points. Darvish gave up one hit in 8 2/3 innings, striking out 14 and walking none in the 7-0 win, racking up a huge Box-Toppers game score of 21.2.
Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, who gave up only two hits over eight innings in a 3-0 win over the Dodgers, was National League Player of the Day, earning 1.7 Box-Toppers points.
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters, who went 2-for-3 with two home runs, was AL Batter of the Day, earning 1.5 Box-Toppers points.
Rockies left fielder Carlos Gonzalez, who went 2-for-5 with a homer, was NL Batter of the Day.
Here are Players of the Game for Tuesday:
|MLB||21.2||Rangers||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Yu Darvish (W, 1-0)||8.2||1||0||0||0||14|
|NL||12.0||Giants||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Madison Bumgarner (W, 1-0)||8.0||2||0||0||0||6|
|9.0||Mariners||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Hisashi Iwakuma (W, 1-0)||6.0||2||1||1||0||7|
|BAT||3.0||Orioles||Matt Wieters C||3||2||2||2||2||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2.0||Indians||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Justin Masterson (W, 1-0)||6.0||3||1||1||4||5|
|1.2||Cardinals||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Jaime Garcia (W, 1-0)||5.2||2||1||1||4||4|
|BAT||1.0||Rockies||C Gonzalez LF||5||2||2||2||0||2||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|