Top players for Wednesday, April 3

Mets pitcher Matt Harvey, who gave up only one hit over seven innings, struck out 10  and allowed no runs in an 8-4 win over the Padres, was Box-Toppers Player of the Day for Wednesday. He earns 2 Box-Toppers points.

Rangers pitcher Alexi Ogando, who pitched 6 1/3 innings and struck out 10 in a 4-0 win over the Astros, was American League Player of the Day. He earns 1.7 Box-Toppers points.

Athletics shortstop Jed Lowrie homered and double twice in the 6-2 win over the Mariners. He was American League Batter of the Day, earning 1.5 Box-Toppers points.

Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips hit a three-run home run in the 5-4 win over the Angels. He was National League Batter of the Day, earning 1.5 Box-Toppers points.

Here are Wednesday's Players of the Game:

403ScoreTeamBATTERSABRHRBIBBSO--PITCHERSIPHRERBBSO
MLB14.0Mets 0000000  Matt Harvey (W, 1-0)7.0100210
AL11.1Rangers 0000000  Alexi Ogando (W, 1-0)6.1400110
 9.2Pirates 0000000  Wandy Rodriguez (W, 1-0)6.220016
 7.0Nationals 0000000  Gio Gonzalez (W, 1-0)6.020025
 5.0White Sox 0000000  Jake Peavy (W, 1-0)6.042106
 5.0`Indians 0000000  Ubaldo Jimenez 6.031126
 4.2Braves 0000000  Paul Maholm (W, 1-0)5.260016
BAT4.0Athletics Jed Lowrie SS313310  00.000000
 3.0Rays Matt Joyce PH, LF222100  00.000000
BAT2.0Reds Brandon Phillips 2B311311  00.000000
 2.0Rockies Michael Cuddyer PH, RF211201  00.000000
 2.0Twins Eduardo Escobar SS101200  00.000000
 2.0Diamondbacks 0000000  Josh Collmenter (W, 1-0)5.041125
 2.0`Giants 0000000  Chad Gaudin (H, 1)2.010001
 1.0Red Sox Daniel Nava DH312110  00.000000